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Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015

Stories from Friday, December 6, 2002

Brother collects pennies for sister's mission (12/06/02)
The Cornerstone Christian Academy 5th grade class is raising pennies to send to Tyler Comp's sister and brother-in-law who are missionaries in Germany. (Front, left) Hannah Stewart, Amanda Thomlinson and Bryan Vermillion. (Back) Jessica Tallman, Kirsten Miller, James Bryan, Teacher Terri Nees, Tyler Comp, holding "mission" bottle and Michael Lagro...
Kellers cleared the land for log home (12/06/02)
Keller's log home surrounded by two lakes and wooded hillsides. Sleigh bells ring! Are you listening? In the lane up to Jim and Bev Keller's house, snow might be glistening. Just park your cars at the base of the hill, and in case the snow gets deep, escorts will drive you up the lane for the annual Tri Kappa Home Tour from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday...
Long barn brings back memories of yesteryear (12/06/02)
This barn, owned by Gary and Anna Long, is still a functional barn. It is also a home to a dog, several cats, pigeons, and a colony of Indiana Brown Bats. The bats, an endangered species, has lived in the barn for many, many years. Aah!! Remember the smell of a well-used barn? The ever-present musty-sweet odors that quickly bring back memories of horses, cows, hay and straw...
Long remembers barn (12/06/02)
Most kids grow up remembering a playhouse, playground, or park where they went to entertain their friends and use their imagination, but I remember a large two-story barn that more than sufficed as a structure for countless hours of entertainment. Its hayloft was converted into a playhouse with several "rooms" constructed out of loose hay, where families of kittens were often taking up residency. ...
Whitman earns All-State honorable mention (12/06/02)
Northview junior quarterback, Logan Whitman, earned 4A All-State honorable mention on Thursday. The Northview Knights football team won four games this season, more than they have in several years. The team also finished in a tie for second place in the Western Indiana Conference and battled for the top spot to the very end. Part of that reason was the play of quarterback Logan Whitman...