×

Features

Sixth graders win competition, get Packer tickets

Courtesy photo The Escanaba Area School's sixth grade English classes had their annual communication project competition. This is the 23rd year that Schneider Trucking of Green Bay has provided tickets for the winners and their chaperone. The award ceremony above included, from left, Mark ...

Plaque-lined arteries put health of young Native Americans at risk

Young American Indians with early signs of plaque in their arteries may be especially vulnerable to heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular conditions later in life, according to new research that calls for earlier interventions. Atherosclerosis is a common and potentially dangerous ...

Scanning family photos to keep them from fading

Dear Heloise: In your column in the Parkersburg News and Sentinel, you wrote about preserving old family pictures. Pictures will often get misplaced or lost. I take all my pictures and scan them onto my computer. That way I can preserve them from fading or getting lost. I am able to save ...

Teen wants to be forgiven by family for his sexuality

Dear Annie: I am a 15-year-old boy, and my family hates me because I am gay. For as long as I can remember, I've known I am attracted to other guys. My parents found out last year and became extremely angry with me. All I feel now is their hatred. They say I am a disgrace. Though they still ...

Briefs

American Legion sets meal schedule GLADSTONE — Gladstone American Legion Post 71 will not be holding steak dinners in November or Decemeber. The dinners are slated to begin again in January of 2022. More details will be announced at a later date. Taco Tuesdays will continue each Tuesday ...

Memorial UMC donates quilts to Lakeview

Courtesy photo The quilters at Memorial United Methodist Church in Gladstone have been making quilts all year with the goal of sharing them within our community. Lakeview Assisted Living and Memory Care, owned and operated by Daryl Miron, accepted two of the quilts. Lakeview resident and ...