Don't Miss
Home / General Interest (page 5)

General Interest

A Different Kind of Fish Story

Traveling can be a lonesome experience as any business traveler will tell you and so the Charleroi Airport near Brussels has devised a way to cheer you up. They’ll rent you a goldfish to keep you company for only a ...

Read More »

No Smoking

Here’s another reason to quit smoking. A driver in Southend, England blew the doors and roof off her car when her cigarette ignited an aerosol can of air freshener, says the Association of Mature American Citizens AMAC]. Luckily, she suffered ...

Read More »


Good news for all chocolate lovers. The Swiss have come up with a fourth kind of chocolate to rival the flavors found in white, dark and milk chocolate, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens [AMAC]. It’s called Ruby Chocolate ...

Read More »

Missouri Foxtrotter World Grand Champion

The 2017 World Grand Champion Missouri Fox Trotter crowned Saturday night, Sept. 9, is C.I.A., shown by Thomas J. Williams for Adam Jokisch, of Freeburg, Ill. The reserve World Grand Champion Missouri Fox Trotter for 2017 is Paula Deen, shown ...

Read More »

Douglas County Is Certified Work- Ready Community

Teri Ebel, Business Services Representative for Missouri Job Center, West Plains, announced this week that Douglas County is now a Certified Work-Ready Community. “Thanks to a broad community effort between employers, schools, and economic development activists, Douglas County has been ...

Read More »

Trinity Lutheran Church of Ava

Richard Sturgeon Wayne A. Strohschein Pastor 14th Sunday after Pentecost Conflict is a part of relationships and life in community. Jesus’ words in today’s gospel are often used in situations having to do with church discipline. The prophet Ezekiel tells ...

Read More »