August 24, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Reflections of Nature

There is an old Pennsylvania Dutch superstition that everything comes in threes. On a recent Sunday night, Mary Alice and I were getting ready for the night. I had just settled in bed when I looked up to see a large bat flying around our bedroom. More...

Jester Hill

Tyson and Alice Wickhammer drove all the way to South Carolina on a whim to view Monday’s total eclipse. More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: Why is it that so few people seem to be able to seize opportunities when they appear?  —CURIOUS IN CAMPTOWN DEAR CU: It’s because for most of us, opportunities arrive looking like hard work.  —ALICE  More...

Seen ā€˜Nā€™ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Colleen Brown. 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...

The Good Old Days

News items gathered from an old copy of the Rocket-Courier, reprinted as they were in the Aug. 20, 1987 edition.  * * *  Merryall Park Campground advertising a chicken barbecue and dance on Sunday, Aug. 30. More...

The Bugle Calls

This is the latest installment in a series of profiles of members of the 141st Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment, which was comprised of men from Bradford County who fought in the Civil War.  More...

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