A pain in the leg

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: Since January, when I made a New Year’s resolution to be more active, I have been walking daily, seven days a week. In the past month, I have pushed to walk farther and faster. I began to have pain in my right calf, so I had to slow it down again. Does this sound like arthritis to […]

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of 3 Kings in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. “Satan” is found 15 times in the Old Testament, with 11 in which book? 1 Chronicles, Job, Psalms, Zechariah 3. In the sight of the elders of Israel, where did Moses bring water out of a rock? Horeb, Carmel, Pisgah, Gilboa 4. What did […]

Mike Fields was dehydrated, suffers heat stroke

Big Cowan

Hello everyone! What a week. I have been having problems with my leg and hip all week. I finally went to the doctor and the sciatic nerve is acting up. My husband’s potassium is up just a little and our son Mike was in the hospital. He overdid it helping out in the hayfield, became dehydrated, and had a heat […]

Kids and Teens

Thirty years ago, less than 2% of all kids with diabetes had type 2. Now it accounts for up to 45% of new diabetes cases in children! The threat of diabetes complications grows with the amount of time a person has diabetes, so children and teens with type 2 are at risk for earlier and more severe medical issues. Who […]

Isom Days parade set

The Isom Days Parade will start at 11 a.m. on August 31. For entries, contact Carla Smith at 633-0020 or 633-2432 or leave a message on the Facebook page for the Isom Days Festival. Entries must be received by August 29.

What was best year?

Did you ever be just sitting around and start trying to decide which was the best year of your life since you became an adult? I would have to pick 1976 because that was the year that I got my house in order and the Lord accepted me as a fit subject to work in His vineyard, and the year […]

Moments and Memories of WHS

Presenting some of the senior class of 1946 Part 1: Jeanette Wampler “Net,” Home Ec. Club, Pep Club, Book Club, Black Kat Staff, Feature Editor of the yearbook, voted Most Likely to Succeed, Quill and Scroll Club. “Thinks only of her studies.” Billy R. Edmiston “Ram,” Football, Pep Club and F.F.A. “A jolly good friend” Voted Bachelor by his classmates. […]

Salome’s Stars

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your honesty might upset some people, but you inevitably win more admirers for having the courage to tell the truth when others are more likely to scramble for cover. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Your efforts to defend your project begin to show favorable results. You should soon be able to win over […]