Raising awareness of prostate cancer through a golf outing called the Blue Ball Open, local sportscaster Kent Hormann and Cynthia Cornwell, Executive Editor of The Waynedale News have scheduled the event for Friday, August 5th at Cedar Creek Golf Club in Leo, Indiana. Registration is noon. Shotgun
The participants of Holy Scripture Lutheran Church’s “Bible Soccer Camp” get hosed down by Southwest Station 1 Fire Fighters Tom Goodwin and Doug Scott at the Church’s soccer fields. The temperature soared to over 100 degrees on Wednesday, July 22, 2011.
I remember finishing the last book in the Harry Potter series and sitting on my bed for a long time afterward, unable to grasp that the books I had grown up loving and devouring in one sitting were now over. “At least there’s still the movies,” I told myself. As the conclusion of
Folks, I have good news and bad news. Since the world didn’t end, as some naysayer predicted, I guess you’re still stuck with me. Sorry about your luck.
The Biggest Loser?
I just read Notre Dame paid their ex-football coach, Charlie Weis, one of the worst, if not the worst, coach in the
If you’re like most Americans, the term “debt ceiling” probably didn’t mean that much to you until recently. Now, of course, the debt ceiling debate is front-page news, day after day. As a citizen, you’re no doubt hoping the situation is resolved in the best interests
INTERIM STUDY COMMITTEE PROCESS WILL BEGIN IN EARNEST AT STATEHOUSE NEXT WEEK
STATEHOUSE – Even though Indiana does not have a full-time legislature like some states, there is no “summer vacation” observed at the Statehouse.
Our work doesn’t end when the final gavel falls in
Gone are the days when a romp around the Waynedale Splash Pad would mean having to navigate around the mud puddles that formed around the edges. Thanks to the Waynedale Splash Pad Improvement project installed by the City Parks and Recreation Department, the mud puddles have been eliminated and the
Indiana law requires townships to help residents in need with their basic necessities, such as assistance with housing, utilities and medicine. I am proud that at the Wayne Township Trustee’s Office, we focus on doing more for our clients than just meeting the legal requirements. We develop
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BURNICE E. TOOR, 87, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. She was a native and lifetime resident of Fort Wayne, Burnice worked as a Secretary with Fort Wayne Community Schools for 27 years, retiring in 1990. She was a member of United Faith Presbyterian
RONALD L. “PETE” MARTIN, 77, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born in Zanesville. He was a U. S. Army Veteran and worked as a machinist with Zollner Piston for 40 years, retiring in 1995 and most recently a shuttle driver with Dimension Ford North.
GENE COLEMAN, 82, of Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Lutheran Hospital. He was born May 22, 1929 to the late Turpin and Jessie (Applegate) Coleman. Mr. Coleman retired from the Indiana Air National Guard in 1985 as a Senior Master Sergeant. He was a member of Hope United Methodist
Dear Scouting Families,
Since January 1996, Janice Heniser has worked tirelessly in our Scout Shop, helping Scouts find uniforms, unit leaders find the patches and pins they need, and parents and grandparents find Christmas gifts for Scouts and recognition items for their Eagle Scouts.
Janice has dedicated
Q – I hear a lot about wild boar in some surrounding states; do we have wild boar in Indiana?
A – Yes, and the wild hogs are posing an environmental threat in Indiana. By following the law we can help control them.
In order to help control and reduce environmentally destructive wild hog populations
(Use ground beef if deer meat is not available)
30 lbs. ground venison
3 lbs. chopped onions
2 lb. 4 oz. (2 ¼ qt.) general all-purpose flour
19 lb. 2 oz. (2 ¼ gallon) canned crushed tomatoes
1 oz. (1/4 cup) Ground Mace OR Ground Nutmeg (optional)
2 oz. (3tbsp.)
With the recent lack of rain and extreme drought conditions, it might be necessary to take a look at what you can do to make gardening an easier chore for next year. Many plants are drought resistant (but not drought proof) which simply means that during a drought you may only need to water once every
I will be leaving The Waynedale News right after this issue. I’m taking a sabbatical from newspaper writing to finish my second book of humor. Of course I won’t be moving; I’ll still be in the Waynedale area, attending meetings and outings with Boy Scout Troop 344 and helping with
Celebration 2011: Robert and Ardis James inducted into the Quilters Hall of Fame
It’s mid-July and once again it is time to trek down to Marion, Indiana for the annual celebration for the latest inductees into the Quilters Hall of Fame.
I email my side-kick Robin who summers with husband Jim on
I SAW GOD WASH THE WORLD
by William L. Stidger
I saw God wash the world last night
With His sweet showers on high,
And then, when morning came, I saw
Him hang it out to dry.
He washed each tiny blade of grass
And every trembling tree;
He flung His showers against the hill,
And swept the billowing sea.
Dave (everybody called him Shark Boy) and Big Jesse docked at Lovango and were lugging their excavation equipment up the hill when they saw the monk and the milkmaids hard at work. The monk was collecting dried sea salt from wooden racks while the girls and dogs moved the heard to a fresh pasture.
“I’m scared,” said Blinky, the lighting bug. He shook with fear. “Something is wrong with my tail-light. It won’t shine anymore.”
“I can’t see in the dark! Without my tail-light, I can’t find my friends. A mouse could come and eat me!” he
Eat more vegetables. Stress less. Take the kids out to the park more often. You may already have a long list of resolutions. This year, honor your spine, too.
With the help of your doctor of chiropractic, these simple steps can promote a healthier back.
Consider replacing your pillow or mattress.
This week’s HTYH is a continuation of a medical doctor’s story: Whenever I sponsor somebody, I strongly suggest that they join a group that studies the book, “Alcoholics Anonymous.” I attend five AA meetings a week and one of them is a Big Book Study Group. Three years ago,