Stories by Contributing Writers

Three Jerseys top $6,000 in Wooster

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Canadian consignments were in demand at the 2001 Ohio Spring Classic and Jackpot Sale sponsored by the Ohio Jersey Breeder’s Association.

The world of mother-of-pearl buttons

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about button collecting before plastic.

Black River FFA honors its state, American degree winners

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Justina Morlock and Todd Denes were recognized as the outstanding FFA students during Black River FFA’s annual student recognition banquet.

At Buckeye FFA banquet, Mangun accepts crown of leadership

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Johnna Mangun will be wearing two hats for the Buckeye Career Center FFA Chapter during the coming year.

Nostalgia on wheels: Classic cars

Thursday, May 31, 2001

Classic car imposters abound, particularly in sunny California. Antique columnist Roy Booth suggests how to tell the wanna-bes from the real thing.

Artists provide unique look at culture

Thursday, May 24, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about looking at American culture and at Native Americans through the painted picture.

Use of drug jars eternal, art came later.

Thursday, May 17, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the evolving art of making jars and vials in which people keep their healing potions.

Norwayne FFA awards top members

Thursday, May 10, 2001

A moment of silence was observed during the annual member recognition banquet in memory of George R. Smith as a friend and staunch supporter of the 4-H and FFA programs in Wayne County.

Even rural areas graced with gardens

Thursday, May 10, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about Victorian era gardens, large and small, produced in essentially rural areas.

Manure spill damages stream

Thursday, May 10, 2001

A Wayne County landowner applying liquid manure through an irrigation system had manure ran down both sides of a knoll into Steele Ditch, resulting in resulted in a damaged stream, loss of aquatic life and five miles of upset land owners.


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