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By DARLENE SHERIDAN I received word of the death of my brother-in-law, Jack Sheridan, age 91 of Shawnee, Kan. I accompanied Jim and Delores Honey of Carthage and Phyllis Sprenkle…

The holy Christian faith

By REV. GALEN FRIEDRICHS Grace Lutheran Church The Holy Christian Faith In the church we are taught to confess the one true saving faith in the triune God, Father, Son…

IRS warns: that’s not us calling you

By CHRISTOPHER A RUNION, CPA Take a deep breath before responding to any communication about your tax return – and verify that the query is actually from the IRS. Why…

Think taxes – even after your return is filed

By CHRISTOPHER A RUNION, CPA After you file your 2014 tax return, you may want to forget about taxes for a while. But perhaps you should take advantage of your…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING What a Mother’s Day. I hope everyone had such a special one. I got a phone call from my son, who made me a mother on Mother’s…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Gary and I spent an amazing weekend with grandson Kobyn last week. Son Jud was umpiring college softball regionals in Tulsa, so we had the…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN The Sheldon R8 seniors returned home from an enjoyable trip to Florida. They were quite busy this past week getting ready for graduation. They had baccalaureate at…

Maxine’s Musings

By MAXINE MORIN This will not be very informative as I have been a patient at Barton County Memorial Hospital since Monday, April 26. They are treating me for cellulitis…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING I have just listened to a tape about an American soldier who was killed in WW ll by a machine gun nest. He had written in a…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat The 10th Street Community Farmers’ Market held its 4th Annual Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 25. I made it up there bright and early…