List by Month: 9-2012

Man Saved In Nepal Avalanche Was Reading His Bible

09.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A desperate search is happening on one of the world's tallest mountains today, in Nepal, for survivors of an avalanche that swept an entire camp-- 25 tents-- away last night. At least nine people are dead and six are missing. 21 people survived the ...

More Americans Are Hunting and Fishing

09.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

11-percent more Americans fished and 9-percent more hunted in 2011 over 2006, according to a new 5-year survey out by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The kids are participating more, too. Of kids ages 6 to 15, 13 percent more hunted and 2 ...

Book Review by Trudi Cook: Forever Hilltop by Judy Baer

09.22.12 | Trudi Cook

Foreer Hilltop:  Two-In-One:  An Unlikely Blessing & Surprising Grace by Judy Baer Book Review by Trudi Cook Forever Hilltop contains the first two consecutive books in a series by Judy Baer.  Set in the remote community of ...

Book Review by Trudi Cook: Josiah For President by Martha Bolton

09.22.12 | Trudi Cook

JOSIAH FOR PRESIDENT,  a novel by Martha Bolton Book Review by Trudi Cook WHAT IF….? So many good fiction stories begin with that question.  What if – an Amish man were elected President of the United States?  What if ...

Book Review by Trudi Cook: Song of the Brokenhearted

09.22.12 | Trudi Cook

Song of the Brokenhearted, a novel by Sheila Walsh & Cindy Martinusen Coloma Book Review by Trudi Cook                  SONG OF THE BROKEN-HEARTED, WITH A ...

Book Review by Trudi Cook: Reunion

09.22.12 | Trudi Cook

REUNION,  a novel by Lauraine Snelling Book Review by Trudi Cook SECRETS IN A CLOSE-KNIT FAMILY The Sorenson annual reunion is fast approaching, and this will be the first one since Dagmar, the family matriarch, has passed on.  ...

Book Review by Trudi Cook: The Breakthrough

09.22.12 | Trudi Cook

THE BREAKTHROUGH,  a novel by Jerry B. Jenkins   Book Review by Trudi Cook COP SHOW SUSPENSE IN A WELL-WRITTEN NOVEL Jerry Jenkin’s third “Precinct 11” story, The Breakthrough begins with Boone Drake reflecting on the ...

College Kicks Off First Full-Scale Study To Find A Cure For Cancer

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The nation's largest cancer center is launching a massive effort against eight of the most deadly forms of cancer, similar to the all-out push for space exploration 50 years ago. The University of Texas Anderson Cancer Center in Houston will spend ...

New Poll Shows Mitt Romney May Be Within 1 Percentage Point of the President In Pennsylvania

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A number of polls show the president has an 8-point lead in Pennsylvania, but there's a new poll out today that shows that may not be the case. A Republican-sponsered poll at Susquehanna polling shows the race in Pennsylvania may be decided by less ...

Chick-Fil-A Caves Not: They Are Still Giving To Groups That Support Traditional Marriage

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Even though the Detroit Free Press, the Associated Press, USA Today and Huffington Post all reported on a letter from a Chicago alderman penned by Christian restauranteur Chick-Fil-A, saying it had dropped its support of traditional marrage groups ...

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