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RONAN — Well another school year will be soon drawing to a close. I remember how bittersweet it was to have the school year end when I was younger. You were excited to be out of school, but there were some friends you wouldn’t be seeing much until the start of the next school year. I grew up in a small town in Nebraska where we had kids that would either drive many miles to school or sometimes the mother and children would relocate to town for the school year and then go back to the ranches and the family on weekends and for the summer.  There are several things going on at the Ronan Senior Center. There are arts and crafts every Wednesday following the noon meal, so if ...

St. Ignatius

 ST. IGNATIUS — Every day is an adventure so enjoy the journey. Happy Memorial day to past, present, and fallen soldiers. We honor and salute you for defending our country and our freedom. The food pantry will be closed May 25 and 26 in observance of Memorial Day. Wellness for Women is on...


POLSON — Time may be a great healer, but it’s also a lousy beautician. We will be closed on Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day. The hearing clinic will be held here on May 29 from 9-11 p.m. Our bridge-playing snowbirds are winging their way back and the tables are filling up again. The sam...


RONAN — Well we are halfway through another month; my how time flies.  On Wednesday, May 16, the foot clinic takes place at 10 a.m. The hearing aid lady will be here if you need your hearing aids cleaned. Arts and crafts activities take place after lunch. If you have a craft you are working on ...


POLSON — An optimist thinks that this is the best possible world. A pessimist fears that this is true.  And I’m afraid that other than the pinochle, exercise, Tai Chi classes, Mahjong and Friday night bingo, I don’t have a whole lot to write about except to mention and thank all the...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — The Patriot’s blood is the seed of freedom’s tree. The Woman 4 Wellness event will be at the Joe McDonald Health and Fitness Center in Pablo on Thursday, May 24, from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Participants can preregister at : PREVENTION.SKC.EDU. Online pre-registration closes on ...

Senior news for May 9, 2018

Arlee By Bette Samsel ARLEE – Please join us for a special Mother’s Day prime rib dinner at 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 12. May is a big birthday month at our center, so in addition to celebrating Mother’s Day, and to celebrate any May birthdays among our guests for the dinner, we wil...


The weather is getting nicer and before long we can start complaining about the heat. Seems like we can’t find a happy medium.  There will be a few things going on at the Ronan Senior Center in May. On May 7 we will hold our monthly board meeting at 10 a.m. On Thursday, May 10, our monthly even...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — “All great change in America begins at the dinner table.” -  Ronald Reagan     We will be combining our yard sale with the Trash-an’-Treasure town- wide sale scheduled for May 4, 5, and 6, from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.      There will be  ...


 POLSON — How to prepare tofu: (a.) Throw it in the trash. (b.) Grill some meat. The veterans’ representative will be here on Friday, May 4, from 10 a.m.-noon. It’s toe nail trimming time again on May 9 from 10 a.m.-noon. The lunch menu for the coming week: —  Th...

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