The past summer was such a glorious one that it brought back memories of summers when all I had to think about was it being summer. Remember the wading pool? Those days are long past, but it's fun to remember the way it was.
October 5-11 was National 4-H Week. Did you know one of every 7 adult Americans was once a member of 4-H? More than ever, youth need meaningful ways to connect with and learn from positive adult mentors and role-models.
Fri, 10/17/2014 - 1:45pm
Malala Yousafza finally won the Nobel Peace Prize, which the 17-year-old education warrior from Pakistan solidly deserves. I have my doubts, though, about some of the other prize winners.
"This is like driving in a beautiful painting!" Pauline exclaimed while we were on one of our annual October color tours. Well said!
The brilliant blending of autumn's artistic hues is enough to make the blues leave.
YOUNGSVILLE, N.C. - With shouts of "point" and "drive" from her handler, the 3-year-old German shepherd charges into the triangle of brightly colored rubber orbs, scattering them with her nose like a cue breaking balls on a pool table.
■ The Soldotna and Kenai Chambers of Commerce will host a joint luncheon at noon on Tuesday at the Kenai Visitors Center. A forum with candidates for U.S. Senate is planned. RSVP to 262-9814 or 283-1991.
Matthew Lincoln Quiner and Angeline Morrill Quiner of Kenai announce the birth of their daughter, Abbigael Estelle Quiner, at 2:02 p.m. Sept. 11, 2014. She weighed 6 pounds, 13.7 ounces and measured 19 3/4 inches. Her siblings are Lochlan H.