February 26, 2017

Oral surgeon Frank Bald has operated on tens of thousands of mouths in 30 years of practice in Elizabeth City, but he's never worked with a hammer and chisel until recently.

Bald was in Tanzania from Jan. 26 to Feb. 11 on a medical mission trip when he resorted to the primitive tools. The dental…

Events, trail celebrate Frank Lloyd Wright's 150th birthday

February 26, 2017


Wisconsin is celebrating the 150th birthday of native son Frank Lloyd Wright with events and a new 200-mile trail directing visitors to nine of the sites, homes and buildings he designed.

Wright, considered America's best-known architect, was born June 8, 1867 in Richland Center. The self-…

Peel and students fire and glaze creations for Empty Bowls

February 25, 2017

Through his passion for the arts, John Peel strives to give back to the community and help those in need.

Gazing down intently at the spinning pottery wheel, his hands smooth out the lines of a clay bowl to create a beautiful piece of art.

Peel shares his knowledge of ceramics and art with his…

Local businesses to throw Pre-Prom Prep Party

February 24, 2017

Prom may be months away, but a new special event will add to the fun of getting ready.

Local businesses are throwing a Pre-Prom Prep Party at Southgate Mall next week to help students plan for the big event. The party runs from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Feb. 28 in the old Rue 21 building.

Sandra Sutton,…