December 31, 2015 RSS feed / Features

10 Tips To Stick With Your New Year’s Weight Loss Resolutions

(StatePoint) – Millions of Americans will make the resolution this New Year to lose weight. But goal setting is the easy part. More...

New Year’s Food Resolutions To Improve Wellbeing

(StatePoint) – Improving one’s overall wellbeing is often top-of-mind when New Year’s resolutions are made. Positive lifestyle changes are heavily rooted in the kitchen -- start there and take simple steps to achieve better health. More...

Horse Farm Offers Free Rides To Girls Inc. Youngsters

BLUFF CITY, Tenn. (AP) – There were happy squeals on the afternoon of Dec. 21 at Sorrows End Farm in Bluff City, where about 30 youngsters from Girls Inc. More...

Is Your Life In Balance? Healthy Habits To Try In 2016

(StatePoint) – Is your life in balance? The new year is a great time to take stock of your routine and make improvements where necessary.  Here are some thoughtful habits to consider incorporating into your day in the coming year. More...

American Killed In Afghanistan Was Air Force Investigator

WASHINGTON (AP) – One of the American troops killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan was a 30-year-old Air Force investigator who hoped to join his family in the restaurant business after leaving the military, his mother said Tuesday. More...

141 Pigs Killed In Southeast Iowa Hog Confinement Fire

MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say 131 piglets and 10 sows were killed in a fire at a southeast Iowa hog confinement.  TheHawk Eye in Burlington reports that the fire at the Nelson Brothers Farm northeast of Mediapolis was caused by a shor More...