33.3 F
Carthage
Saturday, April 4, 2020

Haines, My Way: School wall art inspired this message

0
When I wasn’t intently keeping my toes on the silver line like a tightrope walker down the halls of Fairview Elementary School, my youthful...

Haines, My Way: ‘Can we put lights on the Whee Hill?’

0
My kids have been little sugared-up balls of energy – just bouncing off the walls in Christmas exhilaration. Nolan is 7. His wish list to...

Haines, My Way: Those letters to Santa are worth reading

0
On Dec. 19, The Carthage Press will publish the annual letters to Santa. What a joy, and what...

Haines, My Way: A prayer for those empty seats

0
When Christmas comes – and it’s coming fast – have a plan and a prayer ready for your heart for the moment when you...

Haines, My Way: Will the next ‘Lion King’ measure up?

0
I was 14 years old when “The Lion King” debuted at the theater. Mom and Dad took my brother and me to see it. Please...

Haines, My Way: 4 holiday season de-stressor tips

0
Twas the night before Christmas and all through the Haines house, every creature was stirring and so was the mom. It was no fun. I had...

Haines, My Way: Live aware of human trafficking

0
It was such a horrible thing to think about … people abducting tourists and selling them as slaves. I felt terrible for those individuals who...

Haines, My Way: To love Christmas is to love people

0
Every Christmas it seems I blurt out the same cheesy line, “carry Christmas in your heart all year-long!” … Then I scowl when I...

Haines, My Way: Love a good scare but conquer fear

0
It’s OK to love Halloween as long as you keep Jesus close to heart. I don’t feel the necessity to separate the Oct. 31 observance,...

Haines, My Way: Encourage innocent childhood

0
Halloween is coming, and I have a request from this community. Please don’t discourage anyone from dressing up and having fun – especially teenagers.  It happens...

Lawrence William “Larry” Robertson, Jr.

0
Lawrence William “Larry” Robertson, Jr., 72, Carthage, Mo., beloved husband, father and “papa”, passed away Wednesday morning, April 1, 2020, at his home. Larry was...
Sandra Sue Giseburt

Sandra Sue Giseburt