Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 14:38
By Chrystal DeCoster
When the leaping rivers swelled here and serpentined there, neighbors jumped in to help neighbors. On Apple Valley Road, Bertha alone may have saved a number of homes.
All summer she’d sat in the shade behind the garage, semi-retired but still there when needed. But on that infamous night, as the
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 14:34
Dear Citizens of the Greater Lyons Library District,
In a letter to the Editor that appeared in a recent issue of the Lyons Recorder, Mark Browning wrote, “If we’re going to continue debating a possible new library/resource center let’s get some facts straight.”
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 11:04
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
It was 2002 when Dale Katechis had one of his best ideas to date. No it wasn’t moving to Colorado and opening Oskar Blues, or marrying his lovely wife. It was something everybody in the beer industry told him he couldn’t do, and it wouldn’t work; put good craft beer in a can.
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 10:57
Thanks to the ministries for the Thanksgiving Dinner at Rogers Hall. It was delicious, well attended, filled with the Thanksgiving spirit. Yes, Lyons is grateful for the wonderful dinner and those that brought it to us! Thanks for the use of Rogers Hall, and to Pastor Mickey, Rev. John Ross and co-horts for making the arrangements.
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 09:50
I spend a lot of time helping people understand how much money they will need to meet their retirement goals. Many people rack their brains and do lots of research trying to come up with assumptions for inflation, rates of return on investments, and many
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 09:26
Post-secondary education is paid for by a combination of savings, funds that are awarded, money that is earned along the way and loans. Loans will be addressed in January. Hopefully you already have some savings and plan to continue working, so for this
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 09:11
By Joanne Barnard
Paying education costs can be stressful for parents and graduates; estimates are staggering. Yet post secondary education is becoming a necessity to ensure a productive life. Planning for post-secondary education now will alleviate borrowing later.
Newborn to seven years old
Monthly set aside money for college; even one hundred dollars for eighteen years at eight percent, will give you nearly $50, 000.
Published on Thursday, December 05 2013 09:04
By Renée Haip
The boys of Lyons Cross Country aimed high this year. Not only did they win both their Regional and State meets with a perfect score, their performance at state was so strong through all five runners that they earned a coveted team spot in the championship race at Nike Cross Southwest Regional in Mesa, Arizona on Saturday, November 23. Given the run seven, score five format at Nike
Published on Thursday, November 28 2013 14:59
I fully appreciate your recognition of the people and agencies involved with rescue, safety, and security during the devastation imposed on our wonderful town. Each in their own way were a tremendous asset and all worked well together. Sadly though I am surprised at the lack of recognition