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Out and About – Week of November 1st

Growing up here in the fifties made for some wonderful memories, and if I were to go into that, I’m afraid I would use up more space than this column allows. Anyway, one of the favorite places to spend one’s money back then was at Daugherty’s Bakery. Bob Daugherty kneaded the business, and local patrons were more than happy to …

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Out and About – Week of October 25th

Three Rivers Department of Public Services has been busy for almost two weeks now sucking up the leaves that the citizens of Three Rivers have raked or blown to the street. I learned the hard way, and I thought I’d better pass on the fact that the leaves must be in the street next to the curb and not on …

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Out and About – Week of October 18th

The weather cooperated with us for this last weekend. Norman Rockwell could have done a fall portrait almost anywhere in St. Joseph County. Homecoming was a complete success, if my opinion matters. Friday’s parade was worth coming out to watch. The floats were filled with imagination, and school spirit was abundant. The weather was perfect for playing football, and the …

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Out and About – Week of October 11th

OUT AND ABOUT by Norm Stutesman Some weekends are busier than others, as far as things to do here in St. Joe County. This next weekend promises to be one of the busier ones. Friday, October 15 is Homecoming for alumni of Three Rivers High School. The Homecoming Parade steps off at 5 P.M. from the intersection of Kelsey Street …

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Out and About – Week of October 4th

Every so often, I have readers mention how much they enjoy reading the items of trivia or unusual facts that I include in this column from time to time. I usually insert these items when I have extra space in the column. This week’s column is for those trivia lovers. I will, of course, include items that might make you …

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Out and About – Week of September 27th

The 2010 St. Joseph County Grange Fair is now in the history books. As of this writing, I’m not sure how successful the fair was, but I was a part of the crowd for four out of the seven days, and from what I observed, everyone seemed to be having a grand time. For the most part, the weather cooperated …

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