Barbara WaltonDecember 18, 2008 It's beginning to look like Christmas in Spearsville. Trees are going up; gifts are being wrapped; the smell of baking is in the air; cards sent and displayed and no two alike, and the excitement of children as they anticipate a visit from old St. Nick. I hope the Christmas season; … Continue reading Spearsville Happenings
Barbara WaltonDecember 16, 2019 The festivities are getting in full swing; the Christmas trees are in the same place as last year beautifully decorated the shopping is finished for some and the same ones that were last-minute shoppers in years past are still hurrying around trying to get all the things on the wish list … Continue reading Spearsville Happenings
Written By Galen White Today I find myself with a little bit of Ebenezer Scrooge in me. I mean, look at what Christmas has become. Folks gettin' trampled to death by a hoard of selfish idiots determined to get in line first and grab the sale item before someone beats 'em to it. Drivers allowin' … Continue reading Reminiscin Christmas
Written by Galen White Some of my fondest memories were created during the holiday season many years ago. Of course, most everyone can say the same thing; after all, if you were ever a kid (and I don't know anyone who wasn't) you very well remember Santa Claus after he had visited your home Christmas … Continue reading Spyin’ On Santa Claus
Written By Galen White What is the foremost question on everyone's lips today? Is it about healthcare? Terrorists? Weather? Of course not. It's "what did Santa bring you for Christmas?" Now, I don't want to seem so wrapped up in possessions that you believe I've forgotten the real "reason for the season", but I am … Continue reading Today’s Gift Prompts Yesterday’s Memories
Pearl Harris I declared when I had to live alone that I would not let myself get depressed. But last week I begin to feel sad and could not really think why. Then when I saw a "Christmas Movie" on TV - I said that is why I am depressed. It was just last week … Continue reading The Holidays Are Here Again!
Pearl Harris Can you believe that 2012 is almost gone? The years are just not as long as they used to be. I almost think some "weird scientific thing" has happened to old man "time" - but by 100 year old clock keeps the same time as my new electric clocks. I received a 2013 … Continue reading Time – Where has it Gone?
Pearl Harris A few weeks before Christmas, I went shopping for gifts for my grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They all want toys for Christmas, so I went to Toys R Us and Wal-Mart. Well, of course, I was over whelmed with all the toys in the stores. I didn't know what most of them were - … Continue reading Toys, Toys, Toys Everywhere