Elections director named

MIAMI COUNTY — The new director for the Miami County Board of Elections was announced Friday afternoon as Bev Kendall. Kendall has had 17 years ...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Elections director named

MIAMI COUNTY — The new director for the Miami County Board of Elections was announced Friday afternoon as Bev Kendall. Kendall has had 17 years ...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Fall-of-the-bone perfection

Fall-of-the-bone perfection

Pheasant Confit Barbecue TacosThis recipe combines two of my favorite cooking techniques: confit and barbecue.Confit stems from a French verb “c...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


The Amish Cook

The Amish Cook

The wedding sermons held both encouragement and advice for the bridal pair as well as for the rest of us. My dad remarked in his sermon that he and my...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Couple to celebrate 50 years

Couple to celebrate 50 years

Pat and Jim Morris are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this year. They were married on July 31, 1965, in the First Lutheran Church in Troy....

July 21st, 2015 |  


Fair king, queen contest set for Saturday

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Fair King and Queen contest will again be held prior to the fair in the Duke Lundgard Building at the north end ...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Grand Teton National Park offers hiking, beauty

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming (AP) — The last time I visited Grand Teton National Park was in 2002.I had recently graduated from high schoo...

July 18th, 2015 updated: July 18th, 2015. |  


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With the Civil War growing closer to home and rumors of soldiers burning homesteads, Thornton and Christina Myers took the ...

July 18th, 2015 |  


Campers want connectivity, but few spots provide Wi-Fi

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Summertime pushes some folks to dust off their tents or hook up their RVs and drive off to their favorite camping destinat...

July 18th, 2015 |  


Schumer, Hader shine in bawdy ‘Trainwreck’

Women can be jerks, too. Everyone knows that.And yet in the movies, the female schmuck is generally relegated to side characters. She’s a friend...

July 18th, 2015 |