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Remember when

Remember when

Land along Big Bend Road was a dairy farm? By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net As someone who has moved around the country and overseas as a military dependent; made homes in six…

You, me and business

You, me and business

Happy birthday, George Washington By DANA DITTMAR I’m really looking forward to this Monday.  Sure, it’s a federal holiday so I get to sleep in. And I plan to relax…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

Does the first step begin every journey? By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com Does every journey begin with the first step? I think it does, but the first step in most journeys…

Somewhere over the Rainbow Bridge

Somewhere over the Rainbow Bridge

Somewhere over the Rainbow Bridge By MITCH TRAPHAGEN mitch@observernews.net I don’t know if there is a Rainbow Bridge, but I choose to believe there is. And with that, I can envision…

You, me and business

You, me and business

Creative Valentine’s Day gift ideas By DANA DITTMAR Next Tuesday my husband and I, like most other couples, will try to find a way to show more affection for each…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

The art of human relations By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com Have you ever looked around and tried to determine what it is about people you like that causes you to feel…

Letters to the Editor: February 9, 2017

Dear Editor, I just wanted to let you know the impact of the article about our need for more volunteers. Phyllis Hodges did an excellent job describing how our shortage…

Remember when

Remember when

…women pioneered in what were considered men’s jobs? By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net I certainly remember it. While freelancing to women’s magazines in the late 1960s all through the ’70s, before…

Letters to the Editor: Feb. 2, 2017

Dear Editor, In response to last week’s letter to the editor regarding the nosy neighbor, I just have to say I am so confused as to what the complaint really…

Safe at Home

Safe at Home

Love, hope and purpose equals happiness By JIM CURTIS Jim.Curtis48@icloud.com Do you want to be happy? Then love someone. Look forward. Do something. That’s the advice of Gordon Livingston, M.D., author…

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