Beating the summer heat

Beating the summer heat

These summer days really are pressing in. I forgot how muggy it could get in Southern Illinois! Thankfully the children don’t seem to mind the h...

June 19th, 2020 |  


Fran’s favorites: Grandma Hawkins’ Hickory Nut Cake

Fran’s favorites: Grandma Hawkins’ Hickory Nut Cake

Two weeks ago Mike and I went to the Ohio State Fairgrounds to plant a new tree in the Governor’s Grove, which is a beautiful area of the fairgr...

June 17th, 2020 |  


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June 15th, 2020 |  



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June 15th, 2020 |  


Vitamin D and COVID-19

Vitamin D and COVID-19

Dear Readers: As scientists work tirelessly to find a treatment and a vaccine for the coronavirus, a common supplement has come to light as a possible...

June 13th, 2020 |  


The more, the merrier

The more, the merrier

This week I’d like to introduce you to our two new pets at the Yoder household.Gumdrop has captured all of our hearts. We were all eagerly waiti...

June 12th, 2020 |  


We matter, too

We matter, too

SIDNEY — The reality of living in a perfect world is a statement that is far from the truth. Although many of us would like to believe that ever...

June 8th, 2020 |  


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June 8th, 2020 |  


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June 8th, 2020 |  


Shelby County Board of DD still hard at work

Shelby County Board of DD still hard at work

Things sure look different around the offices at the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (DD). With the exception of Wilma Valentine Chi...

June 6th, 2020 |