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  • ‘All Dogs Go to Kevin’

    Your dog knows all the basic commands.He can SPEAK, indoor voice and outdoor voice. He’s got SIT all ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Words from the wise ... guy

    Skirting the perimeter of the immaculately manicured property, I stole occasional sideways glances ... peering under the festively decorated circus-li ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • From the editor’s desk

    By this time, the 160th Bureau County Fair is just a memory. I hope you were able to go to this time-tested tradition. Hopefully you took the family o ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Dedication revisited

    A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the dedication of clergy in leading their fellowship in the way of their God.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • No free in freedom

    The 91st Division was the first unit of either IV Corps or Fifth Army to reach the Arno River and control the high ground to the south. The 363rd Infa ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:46 pm
  • Headlines from the past

    It’s time to don our time travel suits for another adventure into “Headlines from the past.”BCR Sept ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Be a lifelong student

    Nothing inspired me more when I was younger than the promise of a new school year. It was a fresh start, that exciting feeling that anything could hap ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Food Court 8-27

    I think probably everybody has a 9-by-13-inch baking pan. Here are some recipes that all use that size of pan, and the best part of it is they are all ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • The Glad Game

    As I have written about before here, summertime always reminds me of lying under a tree in my front yard with a book in my hand, trying to keep cool a ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Like a streak of ...

    Meteor showers perturb me.Take the latest one for instance. Last week, there was a three or four nig ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • From the editor’s desk

    School is back in session for most districts in and around Bureau County. There’s a certain aura of excitement, especially among the youngest students ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 2:18 pm
  • A call to worship ...

    “I love to tell the story ... for some have never heard ... (and) for those who know it best ...” As one of a handful of pastors who are leading Bible ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 2:18 pm
  • Let’s make memories at the fair

    Wednesday the ribbon will be cut on the 160th annual Bureau County Fair, continuing the tradition started in 1855. What a history this event has had.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • A coach worth keeping

    I decided I was going to write this article about coaches because coaches can make a real difference in a kid’s life. I love sports they are my favori ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • Thank you, Princeton

    My husband, Charles, and I want to thank Princeton and its wonderful people. After 15 years living in this great town, we are saying good bye in two w ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 12:55 pm
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