Evergreen baby branches have to go

Evergreen baby branches have to go

Have you ever noticed how mature evergreen trees have lots of dead branches on them? They tend to be the lowest ones on the tree. Eventually they rot ...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


In the midst of competition season

The recent Olympics Games and NCAA tournament were exciting! Many of us watched and cheered for our favorites, and we appreciated the skill and dedica...

March 29th, 2018 |  


In the midst of competition season

The recent Olympics Games and NCAA tournament were exciting! Many of us watched and cheered for our favorites, and we appreciated the skill and dedica...

March 29th, 2018 |  



Exercise and the benefits to mental health

Exercise and the benefits to mental health

It’s difficult to speak about mental health without being immediately drawn to a depiction of mental illness. What is mental health without illn...

March 29th, 2018 |  


Conservation opportunities in farm bill

Many issues surrounding conservation are decided at the time of farm bill renewal.Working lands conservation programs in the farm bill offer an import...

March 26th, 2018 |  


Attracting birds to your landscape

Attracting birds to your landscape

Do you spend a lot of time looking out your kitchen window, doing chores? Does your home office desk overlook your landscaping? If so, you probably al...

March 26th, 2018 |  


Some advice for the seniors

Some advice for the seniors

I’m sorry, seniors, but your time is rapidly coming to an end.(Don’t worry … I’m talking about seniors in high school, not sen...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


Business Planning 101

The most effective development strategy for rural communities is small entrepreneurship – locally-owned and operated small businesses.The first ...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


The Chet Atkins Appreciation Society

The Chet Atkins Appreciation Society

June 30, 2001, the day Chet Atkins died, was a sad day in Nashville, Tennessee. The headline in Music City whispered, “Guitars Gently Weep as Na...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:This month’s Perry Township board meeting was held on March 12. All paperwork for the new snow plow tru...

March 21st, 2018 |