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Early 1900s: Trolleys take the line

Thursday, December 19, 2002

Does anyone remember trolley cars in towns and cities? Columnist Roy Booth does and shares a look at two cities’ well-known lines.

Tradition Leaves Legacy and Love

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb finds a simple tradition in the form of a cookie press – but, oh, the memories it carries.

Read it Again: Week of Dec. 12, 2002

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Each week Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Dec. 12, 2002

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Dairy Excel: Encourage top employee performance

Thursday, December 12, 2002

It’s not rocket science, but it’s usually an area that farm managers need to work on: employee relations. Tuscarawas County Agent Chris Zoller offers some easy-to-implement tips to make the job easier.

Carols and hymns date back to Christ

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Every century has contributed to the wonderful world of Christmas carols. Columnist Roy Booth explores origins of carols and hymns.

Deep, wonderful doggie dreams forever: A tribute to Miss Murphy

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Farm dogs are more than just “dogs,” and columnist Judie Sutherland was recently forced to say good-bye to a long-time family friend.

When nobody knows the words, ’tis the season for a silent night

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Let’s face it: No one really knows all the words to There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays, or even The 12 Days of Christmas, for that matter. Columnist Kym Seabolt prefers to just hum along.

Give a gift that gives

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about giftless giving, the newest trend.

If you can read and share this, thank a preschool teacher

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt pays honor to those arsenals of construction paper and paste, boo-boo magicians and holiday program planners we call preschool teachers.

Hazard A Guess: Week of December 5, 2002

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Gafkjen heads west to pursue dreams

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland tells part three of pioneering farmstead settlers in the early 1900s.

Craft of manger scenes has some history

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth shares the origin of the manger scene and how it came into public display.

Protection of agricultural land

Thursday, December 5, 2002

The president of Mahoning County Farm Bureau writes that it is getting more difficult to keep the farm in the family.

Dairy Channel: Year in review Manure, drought and no-till corn

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Ernie Oelker reports on farm research involving liquid dairy manure as a nitrogen source for no-till corn.

Read it Again: Week of December 5, 2002

Thursday, December 5, 2002

Each week Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Jewelry used to update clothing, status

Wednesday, November 27, 2002

Costume jewelry continues to delight the ladies (and the men collectors), as columnist Roy Booth shares this week.

Consider forage quality, location when weighing winter feeding options

Wednesday, November 27, 2002

While some managers in our area have been able to stockpile grass in a few paddocks, more stored forage will be required this year. This week’s “All About Grazing” column offers management tips for winter feeding.

Judith Sutherland:Dreams of farm ownership drove homesteading movement in West

Wednesday, November 27, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland continues her look at the inspiration that pushed pioneers further west during the early years of this nation.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Nov. 28, 2002

Wednesday, November 27, 2002

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

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