By Lisa Carroll

FLETCHER - Fletcher's Good Book Club often has volunteers available to read stories aloud to the participating children, but on July 11 a special guest was in attendance.

You know the Pledge of Allegiance, probably by heart. You may recite it only occasionally, or get the chance several times a week. Sometimes, I'm guessing, you say it mechanically, and other times filled with deep meaning.


MEDICINE PARK - Several captivating impromptu performances by fiddler extraordinaire Sage Cornelius dazzled a mass of music seekers on Cobblestone Row during Medicine Park's 2018 Rockin' the Park event over the weekend.


STERLING - After devoting 40-years to teaching at Sterling Elementary School, kindergarten teacher Julie Sanders has finally made the decision to set her chalk aside and embrace a new life of retirement.