Diane Mack: In a moment of peril, is help near?
Annie Dear: Lessons beyond the subject at hand Diane Mack: Christmas is in the air and in the heart Library has range of resources for authors Sandy Turner: Finding the true spirit of Christmas Bill Tinsley: The Christmas story still gives us hope Annie Dear: Much-needed environmental movement is at hand Many cats available for adoption kicker: Animals Best FriendsSenior center meals, Dec. 14-19 Diane Mack: The many miracles of the Christmas seasonCongregation encourages aiding others during Advent Days Gone By: More progress in Independence Ted Stillwell: Independence, Queen City of the Trails Annie Dear: Good things come in whatever packagesAnimals Best Friends: Pets need shelter from the cold Sandy Turner: Does anyone know what day it is? Diane Mack: The real Christmas gift is service to others Days Gone By: Young people feeling alienated Lynn Youngblood: Real Christmas trees better for environment Puppetry Arts Institute offering free holiday walk-throughs starting today Susan Sparks: 'There are people who would love to have your bad days' Tired? Burned out? Give yourself a break kicker: Your health Sandy Turner: The jab and yellow hand towels Diane Mack: His struggles are many, and the system is a challenge Diane Mack: A little critter that brings so much joy