EDITORIAL POLICY

The Madison Press and its sister publication, The Plain City Advocate, welcome and encourage civic and fraternal organizations, school groups and club...

July 13th, 2018 |  


LETTERS POLICY

The Plain City Advocate welcomes Letters to the Editor for possible publication in the newspaper. A letter must be original, limited to 300 words or l...

July 13th, 2018 |  


God’s plan of salvation

God’s plan of salvation

If you knew that you were going to have one last conversation with someone, what would you talk about? Many times, I wish I could have just another fi...

July 13th, 2018 |  



We’ve come a long way

We’ve come a long way

My Mother’s Kitchen is nearly 25 years old.When I started writing my column, my daughter Heather was, among other things, the food editor of The...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Gloria has the energy (bites)

Gloria has the energy (bites)

I don’t know about you all, but for me doing lots of baking in this weather and heating up the house just doesn’t seem very practical. I&#...

July 13th, 2018 |  


USDA warns: Wash your hands properly to prevent foodborne illness

USDA warns: Wash your hands properly to prevent foodborne illness

My husband gets frustrated with me because I’m always reminding him to wash his hands multiple times when cooking. He says washing before he coo...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Enough is enough and I’ve had enough

Enough is enough and I’ve had enough

I have had enough of some things. There are, however, some things I can never have enough. Apple fritters and coffee are things I can never have enoug...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Islands in the stream

Islands in the stream

Hey, how about taking a moment and joining our family as we go back to the woods to gather some stones at the creek?I really didn’t expect that ...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Catching up, going forward

Catching up, going forward

There’s nothing like a few days of vacation at home to motivate me to catch up on things that have piled up.Clothes that I haven’t worn in...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Certain tick bites can cause food allergies

Certain tick bites can cause food allergies

Can you really develop an allergy to red meat from a tick bite?That depends.In certain cases, with a certain tick, in some people and in some states, ...

July 6th, 2018 |