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From the Desk of the Osceola County Prosecutor

From the Desk of the Osceola County Prosecutor

We have experienced an increasing number of crimes being committed by juveniles (individuals under the age of 18) in the Marion area of late. This is yet another example of…

New Year’s Wishes, Not Resolutions

With the end of 2016 just a day away, I have decided not to make any New Year’s resolutions this year, but I do have some “New Year’s” wishes to…

Take a little time to smell the roses

One of the things I brought home from the hospital with me Tuesday was a little ceramic angel, a gift from friends of son Don who have “been through and…

The loss of an icon

The loss of an icon

I was astounded when I heard the news of the apparent suicide of comedian and actor Robin Williams this week. I was a huge fan of his. I have to…

Critters

Critters

Some people love critters that come around during the summer months. They put up cameras and bait piles to tempt them just so they can watch them eat and go…

The king has spoken!

The king has spoken!

The king has spoken. He opened his mouth and with a few words declared himself the dictator of America. Who am I talking about? King Obama. He didn’t actually say,…

My Dad

My Dad

My Dad was bigger and stronger than any other Dad in the world. If you don’t believe it just ask me. My Dad could do anything. When he returned from…

Wild babies in the yard

Wild babies in the yard

Well I just wrote a column about wild babies and guess what? This week we enjoyed watching one right in the middle of the yard for most of a morning.…

Doing the mouse dance

Doing the mouse dance

For months we have been looking forward to our first trip up to the camper in Roscommon. We leave our 26-foot trailer there year-round on family property. It saves gas…