Members of the Pymosa Lodge #271 are sponsoring a Masonic Chili Supper Fund-raiser on Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, located at 1010 Southwest Seventh Street in Atlantic (former Villa Dance Building).

Atlantic hosted 19 area schools in a pre-season girls’ basketball clinic and scrimmage Saturday morning at the high school, middle school and Nishna Valley Family YMCA.

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Oct. 29 — Michael Mario Morelli, 54, of Harlan, was arrested following a call for service. Morelli was transported to the Shelby County Jail where he was charged with violation of a no contact order.

Manning Hausbarn-Heritage Park will host its second annual “Sounds of Christmas” performance on Sunday, Dec. 1 to raise funds for Trinity Church as well as to raise holiday spirit! Trinity Church will house the main event, which will once again feature holiday musical performances. The perfo…

Members of the Pymosa Lodge #271 are sponsoring a Masonic Chili Supper Fund-raiser on Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, located at 1010 Southwest Seventh Street in Atlantic (former Villa Dance Building).

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady is being remembered not only for his landmark opinion overturning the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, but as a kind and gentle man who dedicated his life to the law and the court.

On the list of what frightens people the most, ranking right up there with spiders, snakes and heights are needles. In fact, the extreme fear of medical procedures involving needles is a valid phobia with an ominous name: trypanophobia. Charyn Caruso, a phlebotomist for Grove City Medical Center, has worked with her share of patients who have suffered from the condition throughout her 20-year career.

Each year, hundreds of thousands suffer from cardiac arrest in the U.S. Anytime, anywhere, an emergency can strike, leaving many with little chance for life-saving personnel to make a difference. These numbers would be decreased dramatically if more people were CPR certified. Currently at Seneca Valley School District, students and staff are training to be ready for any dire situation thrown their way.

Trying to attain perfection, especially during the holidays, can leave a person financially stressed and spiritually depleted.

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — In picking apart Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards’ reelection victory in the red state of Louisiana, analysts talk of cross-party voters, the get-out-the-vote effort in New Orleans and the Donald Trump factor. But in a year when both the LSU Tigers and New Orleans Sai…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Bloomberg on Sunday apologized for his longstanding support of the controversial “stop-and-frisk” police strategy ahead of a potential Democratic presidential run, a practice that he embraced as New York’s mayor and continued to defend despite its disproportionate i…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several key witnesses appear publicly.

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has agendas both pastoral and personal for his trip to Asia, where he’ll appeal for global nuclear disarmament at the sites of the atomic bomb and minister to two tiny Catholic communities that have suffered gruesome periods of persecution.

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.”-Proverbs 27:17

It's getting close to Thanksgiving and I would like to share with you one of the things I am most thankful for.

“Starting a quarrel is like breaching a dam; so drop the matter before a dispute breaks out.”

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Rapper Kanye West told parishioners at Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch on Sunday that his recent spiritual awakening has made him realize he's no longer in the service of fame and money but "in service to God." (Nov. 17)