May 31, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Humans Account For Very Little Next To Plants, Worms, Bugs

WASHINGTON (AP) – Scientists calculate that when you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compared to trees, earthworms or even viruses. More...

4 Tips For Managing Asthma

(StatePoint) – Asthma is a lung disease that makes breathing difficult for millions of Americans throughout their lifetime. More...

5 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Dads And Grads

(StatePoint) – Whether you’re shopping for Father’s Day or celebrating the accomplishments of a graduating senior, make a point of selecting thoughtful, unforgettable gifts this “dads and grads” season. More...

Kroger Buys Home Chef To Take Bigger Bite Of Meal-kit Market

NEW YORK (AP) – Kroger, looking to take a bigger bite of the online grocery market, is buying meal-kit seller Home Chef.  More...

How To Make Buttermilk Dressing That’s Both Hefty And Tangy

We wanted a buttermilk coleslaw with crisp pieces of cabbage lightly coated with a flavorful buttermilk dressing that would cling to the cabbage instead of collecting in the bottom of the bowl.  More...

Cool Summer Entertaining Tips To Keep Guests Happy

(StatePoint) – Hosting friends and family for backyard barbecues, picnics and garden parties during summer carries its own challenges. Here are a few tips guaranteed to keep your guests cool, comfortable and happy when you entertain.  More...

Trump Honors “America’s Greatest Heroes” On Memorial Day

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) – President Donald Trump says he’s come to the “sacred soil” of Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day to honor “the lives and deeds of America’s greatest heroes.”  More...

Today In Histor y

Johnstown Flood Occurred In 1889

Today is Thursday, May 31, the 151st day of 2018. There are 214 days left in the year.  Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week:  Harold Edward Marpoe Jr., 37, McConnellsburg, and Maghen Jean Wines, 33, Mc- Connellsburg.  Nathan Thomas Robinson, 20, McConnellsburg, and More...

Astronaut And Moonwalker Alan Bean Dies At 86

Astronaut Alan Bean, who was the fourth person to walk on the moon, has died.  A statement released by NASA and family members says Bean died Saturday in Houston after a short illness. More...