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Hints from Heloise: Should I shave my dog?

Dear Readers: Yes, it’s as hot as Hades, and you may look at your dog, in his fur coat, and feel for him. You might ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dear Abby: Woman directs anger at parents after diagnosis

DEAR ABBY: I’m the mother of an 8-year-old with autism. A few months ago, I was ALSO diagnosed with autism. While I viewed this news ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

From our files

COMPILED BY BRENDA EDWARDS 100 YEARS AGO —1921 The South District Baptist Association will convene in its 119th annual session with Deep Creek Baptist Church ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Pet of the week: Fency

BY KARI KUH DBCHS Our pet of the week is Fency, a skinny, black and white, lab mix pup approximately 1 ½ years old. Fency ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Local Heritage Hospice volunteer making fidget quilts; donations and sewers are needed

The Heritage Hospice Inc. volunteer department has started a new sewing project to provide some of their clients with fidget quilts and would welcome assistance ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Robin Hart.

The Amish Cook: Back to school surprises at the Yoders

BY GLORIA YODER The Amish Cook It’s been hanging in the balance for days, even weeks. For some people in church, anticipation mounted at the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Nature’s beauty should be upheld

One of my favorite activities is spending time in the outdoors. Many times over the years, I would go fishing and end up not even ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dave says: Sounds suspicious to me

Dear Dave, My husband and I have a rental property in South Carolina we want to sell. The current renters’ lease is up in December, ... Read more

1 month ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dear Abby: Rekindled romance isn’t creating much heat

DEAR ABBY: Over the last couple of years, I have become close with someone I was intimately involved with 20 years ago. We had a ... Read more

1 month ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Hints from Heloise: No more plastic bags!

Today’s Sound Off is about plastic: Dear Heloise: I’m tired of so much plastic floating in our oceans and waterways. There’s plastic trash all over ... Read more

1 month ago by Advocate-Messenger.

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