Columns

Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Thanksgiving is over and the 1st of December is here and Christmas is around the corner. This afternoon the temperature is down at 35 degrees and sleet is...
The Covered Dish - Cranberry Orange Scones
By Debbie Dance Uhrig One of the things I’m known for within my culinary classrooms are the ‘tips’ that I share in every session. I also like to share a large part of...
Diving in: Thanksgiving
Sonia Wang As we near the end of a wintry November, and I near the end of my time here in Lewis County, I’ve been blessed to have been able to count among my experiences...
Yesteryear Photo
These photographs, circa 1910, are of the teacher and children of the Independence School, a one room school, which was located about 3 miles south...


Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer We have had a mixture of weather this week and a lot of activity. It is deer season and many farmers are finishing their harvest. We have so much to...
Maywood News
I keep reporting the weather and now we had snow on Friday and it turned cold and it still covers the ground. I noted from Taylor the snow is not as deep as it is here,...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer It's been a winter wonderland this weekend. Friday snow was like looking at a Christmas card. Makes me realize, Thanksgiving is right around the corner...
Diving In: Pure Imagination
Where else can you find P.T. Barnum in his “The Greatest Showman” costume, a brightly colored purple and blue unicorn, and a beef taco in the same...


Ewing News
It's November and turkey dinner just around the corner. Halloween is over and my grandkids reported it was a great evening, they got lots of treats everywhere they went. 10...
The Covered Dish
Whether it’s a fall tailgate or appetizer bar, meatballs are a huge success with every age group. I would say currently this is my ‘standard’ meatball recipe. Do I play...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer This was another Sunday with rain and cold wind. The harvest is almost complete for many farmers in the area and a few good days would be helpful...
The Covered Dish: Fall Butternut Succotash
This final week of leaf peeping is upon us in the Missouri Ozarks. The leaves have given us quite an array of colors and vibrancy. If you haven’t taken a drive or two...
Diving In: Parades and Funnel Cakes
On an early Saturday morning, I was surprised by how many people showed up and participated in the Canton Homecoming Parade. There were Incredibles...


Ewing News
Saturday- Halloween is just around the corner and when I was growing up we didn't do any tricks or tweets. It was quite a time for us kids. I remember on the morning after...
Lewistown News
Installation was held at Kahoka Chapter 40 O.E.S on Thursday night,  Installing officers were Kay Robertson, installing Matron; Marian Rehm, installing Patron; Erma Dee...