Thursday, August 21, 2014

 A popped can of pop.
At first, I thought the popping noises coming from the garage were caused by the garage door reacting to the sub-zero degree cold
Posted on Jan. 12, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
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It's too late for leaf pickup so the thought of raking them up will just have to hibernate until spring

Posted on Dec. 11, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.
 A deer walks across a road on a bright autumn day. Deers are often hit by cars during deer season.

It's the time of year when deer dart across the street. Unfortunately not all of them have the best timing.

Posted on Nov. 21, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.
Posted on Nov. 14, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

It's a call that comes with mixed emotions for every dad.

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Posted on Nov. 7, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

As of 2012, there were 1,462,809 surviving veterans of World War II. In honor of Veteran's Day on Monday, we take a moment to honor those we love who served.

Posted on Oct. 30, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Funny now holidays cause us to spend a lot of money on things we can only enjoy for a few days -- Christmas trees, fireworks and, of course, pumpkins.

Posted on Oct. 18, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Antibiotics are great for helping to cure illness... Until they aren't

 A solitary stinkbug waits for friends on our window screen
Posted on Oct. 3, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

It's hard to get rid of a pest that stinks up the room upon its final exit. But, then again, they don't sting.

Posted on Sepa. 20, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Whether it's a pineapple, a pencil or a t-shirt, souvenirs can let loved ones know you're thinking of them while on your travels.

Posted on Sepa. 13, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

For an invention made to help people cool off, the Chillow gets a soaking review

Posted on Sepa. 4, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

A summer job laying concrete slabs provides some good perspective when it comes to tough times at the newspaper.

  The Green Line -- the neighbor's lawn to the left, our lawn to the right.
Posted on Aug. 26, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

It's a tricky time of year when the yard work of summer is almost over for the year. Almost.

Tony Wantuch
Tony Wantuch
Tony Wantuch, a copy editor at The Elkhart Truth, writes about life on and around the second shift.