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Down Some Happy Trails…

Down Some Happy Trails…

I have a couple of things to reminisce about this week; memories with pertinent connections to things happening this month. Perhaps one will jog a memory for you. As long…

And A Good Time Was Had By All…

And A Good Time Was Had By All…

We have another successful Old Fashioned Days on the books. We say it every year, because we consider it is so. And in our opinion, attendance appeared to be higher…

Welcome Home

Welcome Home

It’s that time of year once again. The first weekend in August is the time when Marionites have traditionally felt the ‘old homestead’ or the ‘old school’ calling, no matter…

Reunion Season

Reunion Season

We all know what it means as Old Fashioned Days approaches. I don’t mean the old friends and good times. I mean what happens in our heads when August arrives.…

Send a Letter to the Editor

Send a Letter to the Editor

It’s less than a month away. You know what I’m talking about, the much anticipated Marion’s Old Fashioned Days of course. Commencing on the evening of August 3, and ending with…

Still Beating a Path to the Pines

Still Beating a Path to the Pines

We mark the 58th anniversary of what is officially known as Peaceful Pines this month. It has changed a lot in this time while seeming not to change at all…one of…

Shedding Some Light

Shedding Some Light

It is most gratifying, indeed, somewhat necessary, to some folks to know just where they are, where they are going, and how they are going to get there. It is…

We Are Family

We Are Family

Like most people who’ve been around a while, I’ve attended my share of wedding celebrations. I cannot tell you whose wedding was the first I attended or recall but my…

Doing Some Down Time

Doing Some Down Time

Have you ever wished you had the time to just do nothing? Or had the time to do all those things you’ve put off for ‘one of these days’? Well,…

Dad’s Days

As sure as night follows day, Dad’s Day follows along on the heels of Mom’s Day. I don’t know if the approach of this has anything to do with it…

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