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The Canine Hall of Fame

As the old saying goes, dogs are a rotisserie chicken’s best friend. Or something like that. However much cat lovers might protest, they truly are the best of pets—and since April is dog appreciation month, it seems fitting to put some pups in the spotlight. I give you… the Canine […]

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Duck, Duck, Goose!

For the last seven years, Garrett Watkins has joined his in-laws to go duck and goose hunting annually in Nebraska. His wife Anna’s grandfather is a World War II veteran who has hunted ducks in the same place for eighty years; he learned the sport from his own grandfather, making […]

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THAT Wedding…

Every wedding has its memorable moments. Some are planned… others less so. When my aunt Amy Williams got married, there were quite a few of those memorable moments. Most of them were of the unplanned category. This month, I asked my mom, Stephanie Snyder—my aunt’s sister and the matron of […]

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“We Are Not Mr. Obvious”

Nineteen years ago, on December 29, two families were alone in their relatives’ house in the mountains. This is the story of what happened, told by eyewitnesses Scott and Stacy Hawkins and Chuck and Vikki Walters, and commented on by Scott Snyder (who wasn’t there).  Scott H: “Long, long ago, […]