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April, 2017

  • 12 April

    Mountain Airframe – A Quality Experience

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Mena is home for many hard working men and women who have, through their hard work, have not only made their lives better, but the community itself. For any business, community, or group to truly taste success, hard work will have to be one of the ingredients. David Bly once said, “Striving for success without hard ...

  • 12 April

    Linda Johnson – A Desire to Serve

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Sometimes life brings you full circle to a similar place you have been, only to show you how much you have grown and life has changed. Often the things that we leave behind are the things that we learn to love again the next time. Linda Johnson grew up in a small town in southeast Ohio ...

March, 2017

  • 29 March

    Johnson Manor B&B – A Vacation that Feels like Home

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – It is said that the bed and breakfast inn was born of sharing food with friends. At Johnson Manor Bed and Breakfast, that’s just what guests are considered to be…friends. A warm smile and open doors await visitors from all over the world. Larry and Carol Johnson, innkeepers of the charming bed and breakfast located at ...

  • 21 March

    Silver Screens – A Great Movie Watching Experience

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Movies are a favorite past time for many families, a time to laugh and eat great snacks together. Many couples have experienced their first date watching a movie together after dinner. The laughter and cackling of small children watching their favorite movie is priceless. All these memories and many more are what makes watching movies so ...

  • 7 March

    Select Realty – Cutting Edge Service

    It is said that a house is made of bricks and beams, but a home is made of love and dreams. A home is more than just four walls. It is a place where children laugh, families grow, and couples think of the past and dream about the future. For many, a home is where all their dreams come true. ...

February, 2017

  • 28 February

    Dr. P.C. Roberts – Personal Care Through Outpatient Veterinary Medicine

    BY LOGAN MCCOUTNEY – Dogs have been called man’s best friend. There is nothing more fun growing up than enjoying the friendship of your dog while you play in the yard. Some families aren’t complete without a cat or dog. Dr. P.C. Roberts understands the special place that pets have in families and has spent a majority of his life ...

  • 21 February

    Hornet Tire – Providing Quality Car Care for Polk County

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Henry Ford once said, “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” Thankfully, Mr. Ford didn’t ask and as a result of his work and the work of others, millions of Americans enjoy the comfort of traveling in automobiles. As anyone knows, cars left alone without maintenance and care, they ...

  • 14 February

    A-Z Rental: The Big Toy Store for Contractors & Weekend Warriors

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Every year at this time, folks are gearing up for their latest remodel or home project. The nice Spring weather and tax returns make this an ideal time to finish that big weekend project, or the honey-do’s. In whatever situation, help is just down the road. Steve Graves at A-Z Rentals has all the rental equipment ...

  • 7 February

    Polk County Extension Homemakers Club- Making a Better Home and Community

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – It is undeniable that our culture is moving faster than it ever has. Everything from fast food, paying bills, and even shopping online is for the purpose of making life easier and faster. If life was like college, everyone would be majoring in ‘busyness’. No where can this rapid pace be seen like it is within ...

January, 2017

  • 24 January

    Friendship House – New Faces, Same Great Tastes

    BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Friendship House is arguably one of the area’s most popular gathering places for lunch. And, one visit is all it will take to know why! Step inside and be greeted by the aroma of fresh coffee, smells of fresh soup, and the noise and laughter coming from friends eating together. Good food is all the better ...