Columns

Villa News
The residents have enjoyed the cooler weather and spent more time out on the patio. Our garden is producing lots of cucumbers and we picked our...


Healthy Living
The many ways cardiovascular exercise benefits your body Cardiovascular exercise has long been noted as an important component of a well-rounded...


Recipe Box
La Plata Recipe Exchange 1939 Readers are invited to submit their favorite recipes for the Recipe Exchange, which feature will appear in each...


Letter to the Editor from South Shelby Student, Hailey Douglass
Dear Editor, Hello. My name is Hailey Douglass from Shelbina. I am 16 years old and going into my junior year of high school at South Shelby. I...


Letter to the Editor from Macon Resident and Former Board Member,...
Dear Editor,​​​​​​​​​ July 5, 2018 Over the past several months, most of us have been made aware of the effort to redistrict...


Letter to the Editor from Macon Reisdent and Former Board Member,...
Dear Editor,​​​​​​​​​July 5, 2018 Over the past several months, most of us have been made aware of the effort to redistrict students from the...


Letter to the Editor from Clarence Resident and Mom, Nicole Roth
Dear Editor, It is with a heavy heart that I write this letter. I am heartbroken. I am worried. I am stressed. I can't sleep at night. I...


Villa News
It has been another beautiful week and the residents have kept busy with outings and activities. June is moving right along, it seems. Sunday...


Letter to the Editor from Clarence Area Resident and former...
Dear Editor, So much is going on with the redistricting issue that I thought I would share a few thoughts of my own. This message is not to tear...


Letter to the Editor from Clarence Resident and former Educator,...
Dear Editor, So much is going on with the redistricting issue that I thought I would share a few thoughts of my own. This message is not to tear...


Letter to the Editor from Shelby County R-lV School Board...
Dear Editor, After living away for nearly 20 years, Selena and I made a life changing decision to move back to Shelby County to raise our two...


Letter to the Editor from Clarence Resident and former Educator,...
Dear Editor, ​From the responses I received from the letter I wrote in May, it appears my letter was widely read. This should be good for the...


Step Back in Time
By Sheryl Beadles We have all heard of the Great Depression which began in America in 1929 and lasted through the mid-1930’s. Wikipedia describes...


Villa News
June is here and we are enjoying every minute of it. We are looking forward to lots of trips to the ice cream truck. Our week began with...


TOPS MO877
La Plata met Tuesday May 1st at the La Plata Christian Church Fellowship Hall with 6 members weighing in. Roll call, “Did you lose weight?” Best loser was Linda Karen and...