February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Reflections of Nature

Many times throughout my career, I had farmers tell me that, while cutting hay or plowing a field, they often had an animal (fox) or a bird (hawk) follow the machinery around the field, waiting for a meal of insects and mice to be uncovered.  More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: I’m in charge of buying food and doing the cooking on an extended fishing trip my buddies and I are planning. I need your advice about what sort of cooking oil to buy. More...

The Good Old Days

News items of timely interest gathered from the old files of the Rocket-Courier and reprinted as they were in the Feb. 12, 1987 issue.  More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Vernie Bradish. Those who guessed correctly were Connie Wilson, Michelle Wilson and Joan Durland. More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area over the last 20 years or more.   More...

Jester Hill

A door-to-door life insurance salesman spent quite a while trying to seal a deal with Miss Lou Seiders Monday.  As he prepared to leave, the salesman told her, “Don’t let me pressure you.  “Why don’t you sleep on my More...

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