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MOVIE: Scrooge (1951) ANSWER: “Come Back with Him in less than Five Minutes and I’ll give you Half a Crown” WINNER: Debbie An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by ghosts on Christmas Eve. Miserly Ebenezer Scrooge learns the error of his ways through the intervention of the […]

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Noun: Raillery (RAIL-uh-ree) Definition: 1. Good-natured ridicule: banter 2. Jest Sample sentence: New workers at the plant can expect to endure some raillery and joshing from the old-timers.

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If attending religious services is part of your regular routine, you may be getting more out of your ritual than you think. A new study from Yeshiva University in New York has found that women who attend religious services – regardless of ethnicity, affiliation of faith, and financial means – are less depressed and have […]

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MOVIE: National Lampoon Christmas Vacation ANSWER: “Save The Neck For Me, Clark” WINNER: Rena It’s Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark’s continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages […]

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Verb: Wreak (REEK) Definition: 1. To cause the infliction of (vengeance or punishment) 2. To give free play or course to (malevolent feeling) 3. Bring about, cause Sample sentence: The visiting team’s skilled receivers attempted to wreak havoc on our defense all night long.

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Stress can negatively impact your physical health, mood and social interactions. One way to help address the symptoms of stress is with passion flower (Passiflora incarnata). The dried above-ground parts of the plant can be found in tincture and extract form – look for standardized whole-plant extracts or capsules containing no less than 0.8 percent […]

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MOVIE: THE SIMPSONS MOVIE ANSWER: ” Ohh, Why Does Everything I Whip Leave Me?….” WINNER: Rose Homer adopts a pig who’s run away from Krusty Burger after Krusty tried to have him slaughtered, naming the pig “Spider Pig.” At the same time, the lake is protected after the audience sink the barge Green Day are […]

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Noun: Subterfuge (SUB-ter-fyooj) Definition: 1. Deception by artifice or stratagem in order to conceal, escape, or evade. 2. A deceptive device or stratagem. Sample sentence: They obtained the documents through subterfuge.

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The Negaunee Miner girls close out the calander year 2011 at home taking on Iron Mountain at the Lakeview Gym in the IronTown.  Negaunee, 4 – 1 on the season after defeating Norway last Friday will take the rest of 2011 off before returning to action in early 2012.  Mark Evans has the call tonight, […]

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Giving up sweetened sodas might be a simple and inexpensive way to lower women’s risk of heart disease. Results of a study presented at the annual scientific meeting of the American Heart Association (AHA) showed that midlife women who consumed two or more sweet drinks per day were nearly four times as likely to have […]

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