Opinion

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary Try my table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need five columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Dictionary.com, a superb dictionary and thesaurus, allows the user to type in a vocabulary-building word in the search box to learn its pronunciation, part of speech, examples of sentences in which the word is used, its etymology, and more. One…

In Our Community: That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin “In a relationship” Yet another of my grandchildren has announced that they are “in a relationship.” Interesting. What my question is, “Just what or who are you ‘in a relationship’ with?” So I “googled” relationship. It seems…

In Our Community: Thrills, Shrills, and Chills

By Lisa Harris October is here once again. It’s time to pull those skeletons out of your closet and decorate the house and lawn with them! On second thought perhaps leave the skeletons in and bring out the goblins, pumpkins,…

Editorial Roundup

Voters not happy with either choice   No matter who wins the presidential election in November, chances are the next president will have one of the shortest honeymoons on record. That’s because there is going to be a large portion…

In our community

God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a field of blooming sunflowers, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Thank you Lord for the new season you are bringing into Fall or Autumn season. The…

Letter to the editor

A thank you, I would like to express my sincere appreciation to the Choctaw Regional Hospital for an event in my life that was both serious and painful. The evening Thursday July 25th of this year I was involved in…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin My computer background is a picture of the old Menzie (McMinn) castle in Ireland. I love to look at it and imagine that I am walking around inside. All my life I have had a very vivid…

FCA at work

Submitted At FCA we limit the whirlwind, simplify life, and deal with root issues. Children and teenagers need loving accountability, compassionate structure, and safe, flexible fun. Join with us as we lead them into the joyful freedom that God offers…