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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

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MEET A VILLAGER: Marsha Shearer

MEET A VILLAGER: Marsha Shearer

STORY: James Combs PHOTO: Matthew Gaulin Most noteworthy achievement: I was part of a team that developed one of the country’s first early intervention programs and curricula for babies and children with serious developmental disabilities. The focus was on giving…
CLUB OF THE MONTH: Fab Four-ever

CLUB OF THE MONTH: Fab Four-ever

When it comes to The Beatles, Jim Fraser is a walking encyclopedia. “I read books on The Beatles all the time. I am a Beatle-ologist. But I only have a bachelor’s degree, not a doctorate,” he jokes. As a resident…
MEET VILLAGERS: Scott and Libby Scobell

MEET VILLAGERS: Scott and Libby Scobell

Madly in love:  Scott and Libby married 44 years ago. They met at West Virginia State College, where Libby worked as a reference librarian and Scott was an associate professor of health and safety. They are best friends who share…
MEET A VILLAGER: Ed Koehn

MEET A VILLAGER: Ed Koehn

STORY: James Combs PHOTO: Fred Lopez Noteworthy achievement: After moving from Ohio to Pennsylvania in 1977, I began working for a natural gas pipeline company. Years later, I was assigned to the Pipeline Integrity Department and was tasked with designing…
At Your Service

At Your Service

STORY: Leigh Neely / PHOTOS: Fred Lopez Studies show that loving a pet is good for your health. From decreasing blood pressure to giving you a better outlook on life, owning a pet has many advantages. And those who have…
CLUB OF THE MONTH: ‘Paws’itive  interaction

CLUB OF THE MONTH: ‘Paws’itive interaction

STORY: James Combs PHOTOS: Provided Dogs that visit local health care facilities are cute, cuddly, and calming. It seems like an ordinary day at a local nursing home, but suddenly the facility comes alive. The sounds of paws marching across…
CLUB OF THE MONTH: Armed with love

CLUB OF THE MONTH: Armed with love

story: Fred Hilton photo: Fred Lopez Operation Shoebox supports the needs of troops serving abroad and returning home. They sacrifice their time, their families and in some cases, their lives. They suffer through daily assaults of missiles, bullets, and grenades.…
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