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Any time the UPS truck pulls up to McClintic Library, everyone, and I mean every single person, turns to look at me. “Shopping again?” is either said aloud, or clearly written on each face....

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Some of my recent articles have talked about the generous donations the libraries have received in the past few months from various groups and individuals. We’ve had financial donations which allow us to...

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A few months back I wrote about a series of murder mysteries, written by Alex Grecian, that I thoroughly enjoyed. The series is called the Scotland Yard Murder Squad, and the fourth book in...

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It all began with the first stitch Helena Gondry Hillsboro Library Friends Norma Mikesell’s gifted presence in the quilter’s landscape was honored at the Hillsboro Library October 19 with the annual celebration of her birthday. A festive...

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The Pocahontas Times generously provides this space each week for me to talk about our library system. I cover upcoming events, I review books or audio books, I muse about library issues, and I...

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This week I would like to bring attention to a group that has supported the Pocahontas County libraries for a very long time, and has done it with little to no fanfare. The...

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This probably won’t come as much of a surprise to anyone, but I read a lot. I always have a book going, both print (or Kindle) and audio (for my daily commute, and my...

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Is it spring yet? I don’t like to wish time away, because some day I’m going to wish I had more time, but I am ready for more sun, warmer breezes, and less snow!...