Smith Creek Friends Run

Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Congratulations to all the seniors that are stepping into the big world of life. Only memories are left behind, and a new chapter begins in a new career. Best of luck! Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of the Brethren: shut-ins - Mary Mitchell, Bucky Moyers, Pam...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Get those hummingbird feeders out because the hummingbirds have been spotted. They are nice to see around the feeder, and it is amazing how fast they fly. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of the Brethren: shut-ins - Mary Mitchell, Bucky Moyers, Pam Riner, Anna Tesi, Alice...

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By Dave Ellis With these nice warm days and the temptation to start the garden, it might be a mistake. The ideal day to plant is May 15. The area has been known to have a frost or freeze before that date. Last year, there was a frost on May...

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By Dave Ellis One year ago this week, starting on April 18, was the fire that got out of control for several days. Starting in Hidden Valley, the fire spread to Entry Mountain and to U.S. Route 33 west of Franklin. Many nights the firefighters were out with emergency medical...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis It’s that time of year to get out the mowing equipment to make sure it’s working. The grass is starting to grow and is getting greener. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of the Brethren: shut-ins - Mary Mitchell, Bucky Moyers, Pam Riner, Anna Tesi, Alice Johnson,...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Another month has started. Each day the area is getting more daylight in the morning and evening. March lived up to its nickname by being windy. Of course, the wind didn’t help with the wildfires the area has been having. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of...

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By Dave Ellis Have a great day on Good Friday and Easter! The last day of March is also on Easter Sunday. Then everyone gets fooled the next day on April Fool’s Day. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of the Brethren: shut-ins - Mary Mitchell, Bucky Moyers, Pam Riner,...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Good-bye winter, hello spring. Winter wasn’t that bad. There were a few days of snow, more than the area received last winter, and a few cold temperatures that were under 10°. Be careful out there as several outdoor fires have happened in the county. Plus, the wind...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Make sure to wear green on Sunday, St. Patrick’s Day, or a person might get pinched. Two days later is the first day of spring. Don’t get one’s hopes up as Mother Nature can still wreak havoc of cold temperatures. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of...

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Smith Creek / Friends Run

By Dave Ellis Get ready to lose an hour of sleep as the clocks are moved up one hour Sunday morning. That will mean less daylight in the morning and the sunset will be later than usual. Smith Creek and Friends Run Churches of the Brethren: shut-ins - Mary Mitchell,...

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