Happy Holidays to you! I hope you each had a wonderful Thanksgiving and shared some time with loved ones and friends. As December is now here, Christmas and New Year’s will soon be here. We will spend time enjoying each other’s company, being thankful for what we have, and look forward to a …

Recently, I was asked by a new mother regarding what advice I had for expecting or new mothers. Any expecting or new mother and father is sure to hear a lot of advice- some relevant, some unnecessary and some bizarre. In my humble opinion, here are some tips that you can’t parent without. 

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

Jerry L. Kemp, 89, of Loogootee, passed away at 12:31 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. He was born Dec. 2, 1929, in Velpen, Indiana, to the late Claud Winfield and Lois Cecil (Corn) Kemp. Jerry married Betty (Tempel) Kemp on May 16, 1953, and she surv…

Mary Ellen (Graber) Bateman, 73, of Loogootee, passed away at 9:35 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born Oct. 22, 1946, in Daviess County, Indiana, to the late Mahlon and Mattie (Yutzy) Graber. Mary Ellen was a member of the Loogootee…

Nancy Ann Sims, 77, of Stafford County, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, at Mary Washington Hospital. Mrs. Sims was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a retired paralegal from Stafford and Spotsylvania County. Mrs. Sims enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Surviv…