Columns

Backward Glances
85 Years Ago The Canton Record November, 1933 Joseph Meltzer, Inc., of New York City, submitted the lowest bid at Rock Island, Tuesday, for the erection of lock No. 21...
Backward Glances
45 Years Ago The Press-News Journal November , 1973 Lewis County may be in relatively good shape, in the midst of a world-wide energy crisis this winter, barring any...
Showcasing The Golden Age of Toys
Author: Sonia Wang A six-year-old Robert Wyatt padded down the stairs to the Christmas tree to find his very own Fort Comanche play set, a...

The Covered Dish: Bread Pudding
Cooking column 658 words Headline: The Covered Dish By Debbie Dance Uhrig When it comes to comfort foods bread pudding is at the top of my list. I know, I...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer It's rather chilly this morning and the trees sparkle with winter frost.  Work was rather hectic this week as we've had sickness and our head cook is...
St. Patrick News
By Myrna Daughtry The town of St. Patrick survived the "blizzard" of 2018 with 6 inches of blowing and drifting snow.  The residents are very thankful that Keith Wheeler...
The Covered Dish - Cranberry Crisps and Wassail
By Debbie Dance Uhrig I know it’s only the first week of December, but I’m already behind based on the past 18 Christmases!!!! Just before Thanksgiving I had serious...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer Churches celebrated the beginning of Advent today and the theme was Hope. I didn’t see it yesterday, however, many have told me about the beautiful...
Ewing News
By Betty Fifer Oh my goodness, it's the second day of December, where did November go? This week is cooking as usual at the nutrition center.     We did bunco Saturday...
Yesteryear Photo
Durham High School graduates standing in front of the school on graduation day in 1944. Pictured standing left to right:  Earnest Speer, Elvessa...

Backward Glances
45 Years Ago The Press-News Journal October, 1973 Highland High School has announced the nominations of 11 candidates for the title of 1973-74 Football Homecoming...
Yesteryear Photo
This photograph circa 1895 is of Dr. Daniel M. Custer of Durham.  Dr. Custer was born August 25, 1861 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.  In 1870 his...

Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer South Union Baptist celebrated with a soup luncheon and a special dedication after worship service on Sunday. The weather...

Lewistown news
By Erma Dee Jones Don and Betty Barron are reporting the birth of a great granddaughter. Fiona June Barker, born Nov. 12, to Ryan and Jamie Barker of Hoopeston, Ill. I am...
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...