DEAR DR. ROACH: Every year, I used to get a physical, which included a prostate exam as well as blood tests with PSA. When my doctor retired, I had a hard time finding a new one I liked. It has been three or four years since my prostate was checked, but my new doctor doesn't do the prostate …

NEW YORK -- Naomi Wolf's U.S. publisher is postponing the release of her new book, "Outrages," after a BBC interviewer challenged some of her findings. Wolf is openly objecting to the delay.

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Beckham of Mayfield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 22 at Liberty Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 7581 State Route 1241 in Hickory. All friends and family are invited to attend.

MURRAY -- Lindy Knight, a real estate agent, was notified Tuesday that the episode of HGTV's "Lakefront Bargain Hunt Kentucky Lake" in which she appears will be shown at 7 p.m. Central time Sunday, June 16. The original show date had been announced as June 23.

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Mayfield Code Enforcement officials reported the following citations for May 13-30. The list includes:

Mayfield Police Lt. Jason Riegler is among the officers who helped give children a chance to fish Saturday at Cops & Bobbers on Saturday at the Kess Creek Park lake. The children also enjoyed a hot dog lunch.

Dear Annie: I lived with my husband for 50 years. We met spontaneously, and I moved in with him soon afterward. He was different from the norm. He was smart, always outgoing and had many great friends. I fell deeply in love. We got married after a few years together and began to build our ca…

Students in Paige Fuqua's first grade class at Mayfield Elementary have been studying how

NEW YORK -- Dave Chappelle will make his Broadway debut this summer but a word of warning: Ditch the cellphone.

Dear Heloise: I read your column in the New Hampshire Union Leader every day. I've never seen anything on skin tags. Do you have a solution for these annoying tags? -- Muriel W., Pembroke, N.H.

Dear Heloise: I tried everything to keep my guacamole from turning brown, but nothing worked until I tried this: Put the guac into a container, leaving space on top and at one side.

A multi-generational novel set in France and Iran has won a $10,000 prize for best French fiction translated into English.

DEAR DR. ROACH: What is the difference between eccentric LVH and concentric LVH? Which one is more dangerous and needs more attention? My mother was diagnosed with severe eccentric LVH for body surface area with adequate systolic and diastolic functions. What does that mean? -- C.F.

"Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes but when you look back everything is different…" C.S. Lewis

Students in Emilee Hamlett's first grade class are supporting, encouraging, and learning with partners. Layla Cook and Juan Perez Torrez solve two digit subtraction problems using a Kagan strategy called 'Sage and Scribe.' Partner A solves the problem and instructs the other partner how to s…

GRAND RIVERS -- On Thursday, the Pinta and the Nina, replicas of Columbus' Ships, will open in Grand Rivers at Green Turtle Bay Resort. The ships will be docked at Green Turtle Bay Resort, 263 Green Turtle Bay Drive, until their departure early Monday morning, June 24.

It's time for quick meals, and these two recipes are both quick, but delicious. Pork loins can often be found on sale, so the first recipe is also an inexpensive one especially if you find the bacon on sale too. The second recipe is great if you are looking for something quick, easy, and del…

First grade students in Sherry Williams' class at Mayfield Elementary have worked hard on mastering their Fry List. The Fry word list or "instant words" are the most commonly used words in reading and writing. The end of the year goal is to read the first 500 Fry words. These students pictur…

Dear Annie: Growing up, my siblings and I would make fun of my mom's snoring all the time. To be fair, the noise seemingly could wake the dead; she sounded like she was sawing logs every night. Her snoring became one of our favorite family jokes, and to this day it's brought up on a pretty r…

Dear Heloise: The Food and Drug Administration is warning people to be very careful about buying pet medication online due to some of the illegal and dangerous actions the FDA has seen.

Howard and Connie Smith of Mayfield are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today, June 7.

"You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending." C.S. Lewis

Dear Heloise: My husband and I love to eat breakfast for dinner. We usually do this type of meal on Friday nights, but I decided to experiment with something a little different for scrambled eggs. I chopped up scallions and mushrooms, and add about a tablespoon of half-and-half to the eggs, …

Dear Annie: I lived in a bad marriage for more than 25 years. There was mental, emotional and some physical abuse. I stayed for the sake of my children and planned to leave when they were out of the house. Now, my children are in their early 20s. I could not take it anymore, so I left their …

Soil compaction is a problem that many producers face, but one they often overlook. Paying attention to the problem is important since soil compaction can reduce your forage yields and slow forage establishment. That can cost you a lot of money in the long run.

DEAR DR. ROACH: In a recent column, you made a point about antibiotic overuse that I hadn't heard before: "The antibiotics will be more effective when you do choose to use them." I thought the argument against overuse was strictly altruistic, that overuse increases the prevalence of drug res…

MARTIN, Tenn. -- Several Graves County residents were among students who received degrees from the University of Tennessee at Martin during the recent spring commencement held in the Kathleen and Tom Elam Center on the UT Martin campus in Martin, Tennessee.

We will soon have fresh squash, so the first recipe is one you can save until we have the beautiful yellow vegetable.

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. -- A West Virginia principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher in an address to his school's graduating class says he didn't mean to use someone else's work.

The Graves County Conservation District awarded its third annual scholarships to Graves County High School Students who plan to continue their education in agriculture.

Dear Annie: Our daughter, "Jenny," is graduating from college in a few weeks, and my husband and I are very proud. We were unable to afford college, but once we had a child, we knew how important it was for her to go. My husband has worked in a factory his whole life and two years ago became…

Dear Heloise: Travel is something I've always loved, especially to foreign places, but I used to go with my husband. We're no longer together, yet I still want to travel. But to be honest, I'm scared to travel alone. None of my friends will go with me to other countries because they're marri…

LOS ANGELES -- Netflix blinked first and now other major Hollywood studios say they may reevaluate filming in Georgia if the state's abortion law goes into effect.

Mayfield Elementary School preschool classes were learning about Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. They made marble mazes out of reused cereal boxes, toilet paper rolls and smoothie straws. Each child designed their own maze and the teachers glued them together with a hot glue gun. The children were a…

"If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be." Maya Angelou

• 'Spokes for Strokes' on Saturday, June 1 in the Baptist Imaging Center parking lot. Registration at 7 a.m., 8 a.m. ride. Bicycle tour to raise awareness and funds for life-saving technologies and expanded stroke care services. Register at active.com. Fee: $25 individual, $40 couple and $50…

HARTFORD, Conn. -- A glimpse of student athletes in peak physical condition vaping just moments after competing in a football game led Stamford High School Principal Raymond Manka to reconsider his approach to the epidemic.

Dear Annie: My boyfriend and I have been dating for almost five years now. He says that he wants to get married soon; however, he is almost 30 and we still don't live together. We have been living with our respective parents in order to save up money to buy a house.