No mail delivery, post offices closed on Memorial Day

Post offices will be closed on Monday, May 27 in observance of the Memorial Day Federal Holiday. Only Express Mail will be delivered that day. On Tues...

May 24th, 2019 |  


Man sent to prison on 2 drug cases

Man sent to prison on 2 drug cases

A Springfield man who pleaded guilty recently in two drug-related cases was sent to prison for four years and 11 months.Paul B. Gatewood, 51, was arre...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Belle Aire fourth nine weeks honor roll

Belle Aire Intermediate School recently released its honor roll for the fourth nine weeks.FIFTH GRADE HONOR ROLL:All As:Drew Aills, Kate Bailey, Coope...

May 23rd, 2019 |  



Class cares for local firefighters

Class cares for local firefighters

Cherry Hill students continue to learn the important of helping others with their Lions Quest service learning project. Mrs. Achtermann and Mrs. Clark...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Medal of Honor recipients remembered

Medal of Honor recipients remembered

United States Army First Lieutenant David Jones is one of four Medal of Honor recipients buried in Fayette County. All four received their medal for v...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


A Memorial

A Memorial

Mark 14: 8 & 9, “She hath done what she could: she is come aforehand to anoint my body to the burying. Verily, I say unto you, Wheresoever t...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Things may not be as they appear’

Getting Ahead: ‘Things may not be as they appear’

Today I received a very official looking envelope that had a case reference number on it. It got my attention because it looked like a court document....

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Know the origin of your food at Farmers Market

Know the origin of your food at Farmers Market

The summer issue of the magazine “Saveur” calls itself “The Grower’s Issue: Stories, Know-how and Seasonal Recipes from the Pe...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Why go to church?’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Why go to church?’

Going to church (aka worship) has become something Christians today seem to debate. Is it really necessary? Does it even matter? Does God want me to g...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Scarecrow Festival opening act announced

Scarecrow Festival opening act announced

“Oliver Hazard” — an American indie folk music trio from Waterville, Ohio — has been announced as the opening act at the 2019 ...

May 22nd, 2019 |