Alien Day coming up on Wednesday

Alien Day coming up on Wednesday

The Alien franchise is one the most successful and well-known film franchises ever made. April 26 (chosen as a reference to the planet LV426 in which ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Time to think about termites

Time to think about termites

Springtime, with its warmer temperatures and more abundant rainfall, is typically when many winged termites emerge inside homes and other structures. ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Enjoy a local rare river

Enjoy a local rare river

The Powell River is truly one of our area’s most unique natural areas and one that is greatly underutilized. It offers fantastic scenery, fishin...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Test anxiety can be overcome

Warmer temperatures, longer days… all sure signs it’s time for students to face a barrage of testing. From end-of-year subject exams to st...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Be an ‘environmentally friendly’ investor

Be an ‘environmentally friendly’ investor

On April 22, we observe Earth Day, a worldwide event focusing on protecting the environment. As a citizen of this planet, you may want to take part in...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


What’s Goin’ On

What’s Goin’ On

To place an event in the “What’s Goin’ On” section, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042; or drop a written/typed...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Cub scouts donate to Christ’s Hands

Cub scouts donate to Christ’s Hands

Photo submittedThe Tiger Cub Scouts Pack 149, Den 9 has been working on a program requirement, “Tiger Bites,” recently. As part of the req...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Understanding tick paralysis

Understanding tick paralysis

I recently had a dental procedure and of all the places for the topic of tick paralysis to come up — the dental chair. I always enjoy going to s...

April 20th, 2017 |  


What’s Goin’ On

What’s Goin’ On

To place an event in the “What’s Goin’ On” section, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042; or drop a written/typed...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Local essay contest winners announced

Local essay contest winners announced

Andrew Tolliver, a fifth-grade student in Andy Howard’s class at Green Hills Elementary School, won the school essay contest for Grandparent of ...

April 18th, 2017 |