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Noun: Stichomythia  (stik-uh-MITH-ee-uh) Definition: Dialogue especially of altercation or dispute delivered by two actors in alternating lines (as in classical Greek drama). Sample sentence: To heighten the emotional intensity between the characters, the playwright employed stichomythia.

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Most adults lead very busy lives that don’t allow a lot of time to stay healthy and fit. There are ways that even the busiest person can still find time to live a healthy life. Make time to eat right, find fun ways of exercising, and just get up and move, whether it involves taking […]

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Today’s Answer:  Tron: Legacy Winner: Mary Today’s winner is Mary! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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While it’s something we learn to do as kids, some of us still forget to wash our hands after using the restroom. Not doing so can lead to the spread of a variety of infections. Keep yourself and others disease-free and wash your hands every time you go.

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Adjective: Orotund  (OR-uh-tund) Definition: 1. Marked by fullness, strength and clarity of sound. 2. Pompous, bombastic. Sample sentence: Josh cleared his throat dramatically, then did a dead-on impression of the professor’s orotund, patronizing speech.

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Today’s Answer:  George Of The Jungle Winner: Connie Today’s winner is Connie! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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There are some foods that will help someone who suffers from panic attacks enjoy a better state of well-being. Foods containing Vitamin B with grains and nuts can really help control panic attacks. Green veggies and fruits are great as well, and so is a large daily intake of water. A healthier diet can be […]

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Verb: Encumber  (in-KUM-ber) Definition: 1. Weigh down: burden. 2. To impede or hamper the function or activity of: hinder. 3. To burden with a legal claim, as a mortage. Sample sentence: Lack of funding is sure to encumber the progress of the new community building’s construction.

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There’s a great new group for veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan in the UP.  It’s called the Upper Peninsula Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans group and it’s for veterans who want to meet and and create friendships and bonds with other veterans after they left their tour of duty or even left the service. You can […]

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Today’s Answer:  Broken Arrow Winner: Jerry Today’s winner is Jerry! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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