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Bucklin Bits
MORE SPOTS AVAILABLE Last week a review of opportunities to volunteer in our community was written of in the Bits.  Comment has been positive so here are a few more...
Farmer's Wife
Bob and Alma Baker spent Thursday with Dean and Susan Rutherford and family in Illinois attnding Grandchildren's ballgames. Sharon Dore, Tracey Dale, Jan Travis,...
And The Bible Says...
Imitate Christ – Cleanse Your Hands Sinners Bible-loving readers, as we read James 4: 5-8 a few weeks ago. We started breaking down the text to learn how we are to...
BITS FROM BUCKLIN
WRITTEN JANUARY 11TH, 2018 WILLING WORKERS             The first of every year many people find it a good time to rearrange their closets, change the battery in the smoke...
Villa
 What a week of crazy weather!  From snow, freezing rain, below zero temps to 50's and now back again.  We are glad we were able to get out on Wednesday to take advantage...
Clarence Chronicles
December 25, 2017 It is the most wonderful time of the year. It is Christmas, and we have had such a good time this week. On last Wednesday Jeff Berry came to our door and...
Villa News
Going to be a short week for some and a long one for others, with the Thanksgiving Holiday this week. So many things to be thankful for. Here at the Villa we are very...
Gifford Items
NOVEMBER 27 We were privileged to see a graceful American Bald Eagle near the intersection of 156 and Flagpole Avenue on Sunday. Our weather has been much cooler with 3/10...
BITS FROM BUCKLIN WRITTEN NOVEMBER 30TH, 2017-THROUGH THE EYES OF A...
Expect to be impressed by the Christmas lights and decorations in the park. It is worth your time to come on over to Bucklin and just drive about. Once you have seen the...
And the Bible Says...Unity!
And the Bible Says... Unity! Friends, I just wondered whether others have heard the phrase “Unity in diversity!” Others express this concept as...


The Shepherd Calls
Simple Shepherd Faith The life of a first century shepherd was usually simple. Most shepherds had only a few sheep and eked out a...


Heartland Headlines
Christmas lights are on full display in the Heartland community this week. Most of us waited until after Thanksgiving to actually flip the switch....


Gifford Items
NOVEMBER 5TH October ended with lots of little spooks and goblins running all over the place. November appeared on Wednesday. I’m remembering that 25 years ago I began...
Clarence Chronicles November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017 Hi everyone, I do hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and really enjoyed the weekend after Thanksgiving. If you went shopping...


Shelbina Villa
  I hope that everyone is getting used to the time change.  It takes a few days t adjust. The nights are longer and I have the hardest time with that. A few cold days have...