July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Opinions & Commentary

In praise of the ‘staycation’

See A Show

Have you ever taken a staycation? You know what it is – a vacation where one stays home, rather than heads to someplace exotic or fabulous or even just a little different from home. More...

Staggering with terms

To stagger or not to stagger terms? That is the question facing the Bath County Board of Supervisors and recent topic of discussion, but it’s one citizens need to talk about, too. More...

Witches,stitches, and britches

Wonders of the Woods ... A closer look at our natural world

An interesting trio of wildflowers inhabit early spring woodlands and their names are as colorful as the plants themselves. More...

Dress for success on the farm

The Singing Farmwife

Yesterday, I wore my white tennis shoes for the first time since I bought them three months ago. The purchase seemed like a good idea at the time, but that’s because I forgot to factor in where I live. More...

The wise are among us

This article has been brewing for some time. In all honesty, it could be several articles because the topic is so vast in its importance. As we approach summer vacations, let’s consider this: the wisest people I know are all older than I am. More...


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