Blackfoot Valley Dispatch - The Blackfoot Valley's News Source Since 1980

Columns

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 303



 By Jim Oly    Columns    May 27, 2020 

Hey Howdy Hey: Bartending memories

With spring trying to give way for summer, it takes me back to when I first moved to Lincoln in the early 90's. I came up here looking for a...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    May 27, 2020 

From My Perspective: Bullies, Beliefs and Reality

From My Perspective - Bullies, Beliefs, and Reality I'm tired of being bullied by those who do not share or agree with my beliefs. There used to be a...

 
 By Dave Carroll    Columns    May 20, 2020

Mountaintop Musings: Take Advantage of the Moment

The other day as I was finishing up building a second-story deck, my thoughts ran to several projects that I needed to get to next. I mean this deck...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    May 13, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: A real Live Wire

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to Jules and Marilyn Burgert. They moved to Lincoln three years ago. Jules had been an engraver for over...

 

From My Perspective: Returning to normal

It’s a time for new beginnings, which is fitting as Montana starts Phase 1 of re-opening the state, and a beginning to our “new normal.” I feel like this new normal will be a little different...

 
 By Dave Carroll    Columns    April 29, 2020

Mountaintop Musings: Resurrection Reality!

During these insane days of government overreach, medical hysteria and misinformation, bogus computer models, consistency in the lies and attacks...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    April 29, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: Menagerie Memories

Often on my travels up Stemple to get firewood or to just go for a drive, I pass by the little red cabin where I first lived when I first moved to...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    April 22, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: Aaron, Kristin & Damion

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to Aaron, Kristin, and Damion Birkholz. This July will be their sixth year in ownership of Coyote Coffee....

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    April 22, 2020

Information, Communication, Supporting Local and Getting it Out There...

I recently saw a post on Facebook about information not being available to residents in Lincoln.  One way this person mentioned to find information...

 

Letter: Hate to lose it

BVD, I saw your article in the paper a week or two ago and then got the survey that was mailed in this last issue about the struggle you are having...

 
 By Dave Carroll    Columns    April 15, 2020

Mountaintop Musings: Resurrection Reality!

Last Sunday the world celebrated Easter. The first Easter was the day in which the disciples and enemies of the Lord Jesus Christ discovered that the...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    April 15, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: Thankful for Lincoln

I know I have been sending out thanks to individuals and organizations, etc. and I will continue to do so, but this week I want to send a big Hey Howd...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    April 8, 2020

From My Perspective: Checking In

So, how are you doing? This seems to be the question I ask most nowadays, because for me, checking in with people has become more important than ever...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    April 8, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: American Legion

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to all the dedicated members of the American Legion Post 9. They have 61 members in our area which includes...

 
 By Tiana Valler    Columns    April 8, 2020

Precious Days

In May of 2009, our fourth child, Isaiah, came into the world. He was born at 9 am and weighed nine pounds. He was floppy and had a cleft lip but he was perfect and beautiful in our eyes. Quietly the...

 

Dear Dietitian: COVID-19

Dear Readers: These are uncertain times, and if you're like me, uncertainty is not one of your favorite topics. We have not yet reached the peak of th...

 
 By Dave Carroll    Columns    April 1, 2020

Mountaintop Musings: Supernatural Help Is Available If You Are Looking For It

As April comes around each year, I always look back to the years 2000-2001. You may remember those days. The end of the world from Y2K did not...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    April 1, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: Uncertain Times

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to all the folks who are still out there working during these uncertain times. The first responders and...

 
 By Bob Ledeau    Columns    April 1, 2020

Guest Column: Just A Dog?

Early 1960’s, Dad finally got a good one. He trained Field Trial Dogs, so growing up you didn’t get attached to them. They’d come and go. Just dogs after all. I’d help him with his hobby,...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    March 25, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to the fine folks who run the Lincoln branch of the Lewis and Clark Library. Recently retired Sherri Wood...

 

Dear Dietitian: Heart Disease

Dear Readers: This past week I attended the funeral of my best friend's brother who died suddenly of a massive heart attack. He was only 49. You don't...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    March 25, 2020

From My Perspective

My original column didn’t seem fitting for a time like now. Fortunately, other thoughts came to my mind instead that felt better suited for now....

 
 By Dave Carroll    Columns    March 18, 2020

Mountain top Musings

Well, in my last "musing" I wrote about praying for those in the world whose life had been impacted by the COVID-19 virus. Specifically, those who...

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    March 18, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey

Sending out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to Roger Brandenburger, Mike Nordahl, and Jeanette Nordahl, who are all members of the Lincoln Sewer...

 

Dear Dietitian: Sugar

Dear Dietitian, I’ve been working hard on eating healthy this year, and I read your column regularly. I have been surprised at how much sugar is in...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 05/27/2020 22:06