Columns

Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Spring is here, so the calendar says. Just think green grass, blooming flowers, you know dandelions, wild pansies, violets, daisies and many more, warm...
Backward Glances
45 Years Ago The Press-News Journal February, 1974 Jeff Shuman, 13 year old marathon runner from Canton recently received the 1974 Runner World Record Book in which he...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer South Union Baptist Church will be enjoying a Spring Fling on Sunday. The worship music will be Irish, and lunch will follow the worship service. A...
Lewistown News
By Erma Dee Jones Thought for the day- There is a phrase- We need to add life to our years, not just years to our life. Saturday, my son Doug Martin came and got me...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer  Sunshine you are my sunshine, Hey we can sing about sunshine today, Sunday, March 10.  Busy week at work, lots of meals were prepared and delivered....
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Winter, Winter we ready for you to go away, but who am I to say. Sunday morning, again cold, snow and wind.  We had a decent week at work, lots of food...
The Covered Dish - Meatballs
By Debbie Dance Uhrig In a mere two months our son, Phillip, will be graduating. It looks like Phillip will be residing in an apartment. Everyone tells me kids don’t...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Winter, Winter we ready for you to go away, but who am I to say. Sunday morning, again cold, snow and wind.  We had a decent week at work, lots of food...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer The Annual Meeting of the Maywood Cemetery Association is this Sunday, March 10 at 2 p.m. at the South Union Baptist Church. Anyone interested in the...
St. Patrick News
By Myrna Daughtry St. Patrick welcomed the warm weather and melting of the ice on the roads and sidewalks. The Shrine of St. Patrick March 17th Planning Committee has...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer What a blessing! Sunshine on Sunday and it was still cold with strong wind,, however, the sun made you happy spring was on the way. I never remember...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer If I hadn't looked at the calendar, I'd have thought that March is here and the way the wind is going, coming in like a lion.     The Girlfriend's...
The Covered Dish - Springtime Chicken Vegetable Soup
By Debbie Dance Uhrig What a productive week the past seven days have been. I traveled to Kansas City to visit friends, did another college visit with our son, Phillip,...
Lewistown News
By Erma Dee Jones It’s great to see the sunshine this morning. February birthdays includes my son Kevin, Feb. 5 and my great granddaughter Olivia Mock, and my niece...
Yesteryear Photo
This is not a photograph, but, an artist's rendering, the only known image of Bushrod Whitaker, a Lewis county resident of the mid 1800's.  Bushrod...