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Winter arrived last week in a pretty convincing way. What had been a mild and extra dry fall gave way to a coating of ice followed by three or four inches of snow in just a few days. If you have a bird feeder (or two) you have probably observed a big increase in the number of birds at your feeders...
The House has voted to expand direct payments to the American people from $600 per adult and $600 per child in the year-end Covid relief legislation signed into law by President Donald Trump, to $2,000 per adult and $600 per child, a move the President supports. Under the newly signed law, an...
 Unbelief Leads to Eternal Damnation Unbelief in God the Creator dooms an individual to going to Hell and later to the Lake of Fire.  Two horrific places where no one should want to go. Yet too many people at this present time seem to be completely ignorant of the existence of such terrible places...
We left off last week talking about the big change Tony Knight brought to the muzzle loading industry in 1985 with the first of the “inline” Muzzleloader. “In-line” meaning the ignition system was moved to the very bottom of the barrel and in line with the barrel as opposed to the nipple and cap...
Fellow Americans, As I reflected on our many blessings during this Christmas season, I couldn’t help but wonder where our liberty had gone.  Like the liberty to live free from fear, for instance.  For nearly a year, our federal and state governments have FORCED business and schools to close.  They...
First, digital conversations on “matters of public concern,” legally the centerpiece of First Amendment jurisprudence, were consistently blocked by partisan social media operators throughout the 2020 election cycle. That alone is arresting; it has changed public access to information and calls for...
By Robert Romano 947,000 new unemployment claims were reported the week of Dec. 5, atop the 533,000 lost the week prior, the latest data from the U.S. Department of Labor shows, as states initiate another round of lockdowns and businesses deploy layoffs as Covid cases continue to rise nationwide....
WASHINGTON, DC, Dec 11 -- Here’s a scary thought courtesy of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission: “China is the world’s largest producer of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). The United States is heavily dependent on drugs that are either sourced from China or include APIs...
COVID-19 is keeping many from traveling to see friends and family for the holidays, but you can be there in spirit by sending your special homemade fudge to your mom or cookies to your favorite niece. “Everyone likes to get gifts of food, especially homemade or specialty foods,” said Londa Nwadike...
The poinsettia's small flowers are surrounded by colorful leaves called bracts. Photo by Scott Bauer, USDA Agricultural Research Service.
Source: David Trinklein, 573-882-9631 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Poinsettia is our nation’s most popular potted flowering plant. What makes this remarkable is that most poinsettias are sold between the week of Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Despite its short sales period, poinsettia contributed $170 million...

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