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 ā€˜Nā€™ 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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