May 12, 2016 RSS feed / Columns

Are You Ready for Friday the 13th?

If you are among the millions of superstitious people, every time Friday happens to fall on the 13th day of the month, odds are it tends to jump out at you. For everyone else, Friday the 13th is just another day.  More...

Jester Hill

The annual Jester Hill Cleanup Day was held on Saturday and, as usual, some unusual items were found by the crews doing roadside cleanup.  Little Abby Arbach came across a new-looking bag from the pharmacy containing a 75- count bottle of Libido More...

Reflections of Nature

Last week, I wrote about the three different methods used by birds during the nesting season. This week’s column is about what occurs when the young are in the nest.  More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Chris Carr, owner of The Flying Cow. Again this week, we had only three calls, but no one was correct.  * * *  More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: Can you tell me one of the nicest things your kids did for you on Mother’s Day? — MONROETON MOM   More...

The Good Old Days

News items of timely interest gathered from the old files of the Rocket-Courier and reprinted as they were on May 15, 1986.  ABH3 James Bendinsky, son of Lee and Nancy Bendinsky of Wyalusing, left Norfolk Navy Base on May 7 on the USS Guam for t More...

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