Columns

The Covered Dish - Chicken in a Bag
By Debbie Dance Uhrig When we think ‘summer’ most of us think outdoors, grilling, swimming, the beach and backyard parties. So…, I am hoping you enjoy the ease of the...
Backward Glances
45 Years Ago The Press-News Journal April, 1974 Tornadoes, high winds, and hail struck much of the midwest Saturday evening, and caused some damage in Lewis and Clark...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer It is a relief to everyone the flood water is receding, however, now there is a lot of clean-up and repair to do. Many people are still out of their...
Lewistown News
By Erma Dee Jones My son Kevin mowed my yard last week and my son Doug and Teresa visited also with Doug cleaning out my eve troughs and Teresa bringing me a pumpkin...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Sunday evening: We only got two inches of rain one evening this week which the road our little grassy was closed overnight but flooded the bottoms around...
St. Patrick News
By Myrna Daughtry Jordan and Savannah Logsdon and girls have now moved into their relocated house by the Lake of the Oaks and will live there while their new home is...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer We have had more rain this week and there is serious flooding in the area. Route V east of Maywood is now open to traffic and several people are worn...
Ewing News
  By Betty Fifer Surprise, surprise- no rain for several days but it doesn't look good this week.  June 9 from 3 to 5 Mount Olivet Baptist church will have their...
The Covered Dish - Asparagus Soup
By Debbie Dance Uhrig As a young girl I thought asparagus was a disgusting food. Drop, kick, 25 years later, it’s one of my favorite foods. Whether you’re enjoying...
Yesteryear Photo
The last graduating class of Williamstown High School in 1969. Back row: Philip Briscoe, Jimmie Spurgeon (deceased), Supt. Nolen V. Leach...

Backward Glances
65 Years Ago The Canton Press-News April, 1954 Pvt. Newtown McCutchan, Jr., of Canton, recently arrived for duty with U.S. Forces in Austria. Marvin Zenge and Jack...
The Covered Dish - Mexican Quinoa Casserole
By Debbie Dance Uhrig I am so excited to share this wonderful casserole with you. I just finished debuting it at Silver Dollar City. For those who have never used...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer      WOW, did it rain Saturday night!  Highway 156 was closed from about 8:00 a.m. to noon Sunday, it was over the road from our drive and Donnie's drive...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer We just keep getting more rain. Farmers get in the fields for a short time and then more rain. Last week I wrote about the news saying a wet year...
Lewistown News
By Erma Dee Jones Betty and Don Barron spent Thursday through Tuesday with me, We went to church together on Sunday, then we called pm the home of Dorothy Day and...