Steve Connor, 71, passed away Dec. 7, 2013 at the Henderson Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were Tuesday at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Johnson Chapel with Bro. Stacy McCollum officiating. Burial followed in Unity Cemetery at Jacks Creek.
Henderson Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in regular session at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, in the Council Chamber of Henderson City Hall.
Chester County Library unveiled the AWE Early Literacy Tablet, its newest learning tool, this week. Purchased with funds from the Clayton-McAdams Trust, the AWE tablet provides an interactive, all-in-one educational opportunity for children in preschool through fourth-grade.
The Henderson Police Department has filed charges against a suspect in the alleged armed robbery at El Ranchito’s Restaurant on North Church Avenue last month.
A Bethel Springs man was found dead on the scene Saturday morning in the parking lot of Corner Express convenience store on West Main Street.
Speaking from personal experiences while living much of his life in Africa, a Henderson man likens the late Nelson Mandela to other greats of the 20th century including Winston Churchill and Martin Luther King Jr.
Chickasaw State Park will hold its annual Lighting of the Park from 6 until 9 p.m. on Dec. 13-15. There is no admission fee for this event.
Chamber of Commerce representatives, community leaders and customers were on hand Dec. 5 for the Grand Opening of Chester County Farm Center branch of Crop Production Services located at 417 N. Church Ave.
Boy, is this some weather we are having so early! It is usually January before this stuff starts, and it has been some time since we’ve had ice. It broke my Leland Cyprus trees that are so big.
Happy belated birthday wishes go to Joy Hutcherson on Dec. 5; Priscilla Gilbert, Brian Fletcher and Heather Cox on Dec. 6; Becky Griffin on Dec. 8; Kira A. Weatherington and Tristan A. Weatherington on Dec. 10; and Sunny Alestri on Dec. 11.
Hello to everyone! On this day that the Lord has made, Dec. 9, I was sitting at the computer just thinking about how fast this year has gone; we have less than 21 days left in 2013.
The Christmas party Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Hickory Corner Community Center will begin at 5 p.m., with a potluck dinner.
Many lives were lost when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on Dec 7, 1941. I apologize for not mentioning this last week.
There was a good turnout for the Christmas dinner despite the weather. Everyone had an enjoyable time.
I love baking, but I don’t like to have lots of baked goods sitting around the house constantly. While a cake or a pie seems to take up half the counter at times, cookies can be tucked away in a jar (or in my case, a breadbox) until they are all eaten.
The Chester County Soil Conservation District is urging qualifying landowners to sign up for the Environmental Quality Incentive Program before the Dec. 21 deadline.
“And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord’” (Luke 2:8-11, NIV)
This experienced caregiver shares three tips with us for injecting humanity into an often cold and arbitrary heath-care system.
Feeding the beef cowherd this winter is likely to be expensive due to the added cost of hay production. On average, about 30 percent of the hay allocated to the cows during the winter is wasted due to poor management and feeding practices, which obviously increases the cost of wintering the cow herd.
The Chester County High School music department has scheduled a Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, featuring the high school concert band and the high school chorus.
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