Lunar eclipses are fairly rare, and even rarer on Independence Day. The last lunar eclipse that occurred on July 4 was in 1936. Prior to that, it occurred in 1917.
All you garage sale folks could make a tour of the Chadwick area on Friday and Saturday. One never knows what treasure they may find. I will be taking part on Saturday at the Chadwick Community Building. Hopefully, a new World War II book will be ready by that time.
The number of fishing license sales across America was up dramatically during COVID-19 stay-at-home orders. People were looking for something to do outside the home while still being able to avoid crowds and maintain social distancing. Fishing offered that opportunity, plus they could even c…
As summer officially begins this month, it is a great time to use binoculars to search for the celestial gems of summer. These star clusters are made up of large group of stars that are shaped into round objects like a globe, hence the name globular clusters.
Last Saturday, I went to Sam’s Club off Campbell in Springfield to pick up a few items of which I was running low. As I walked up to the entrance, I noticed the line of people standing out the door waiting to get inside. My first thought was, “I should have done an online order.”
You finally found an item online that you’ve been looking to acquire. It’s a specialty item not carried in any local store that will finally complete a cherished set of china you inherited. The piece is available from a firm in Cincinnati.
Looking at the night sky from a location far from city lights has inspired many people. One sees a multitude of stars, with most of the stars being very dim. It also raises questions for the observer. Did the universe always exist, or did it have a beginning?
There was all kinds of weather and different temperatures for the past three days. If one didn’t like what was happening at noon, there was always that 4 o’clock change. It could be better, and could be worse.
It’s an annual holiday tradition that we always protect. Every year, the Christian County Headliner News shares letters that children from Christian County write to Santa Claus.