Boomer’s Journal: Four daughters and a piano

May 1, 2019
Picture it, a family standing around their piano as mother, father, brother or sister sits down to play the instrument, while the rest of the family members gaze with pride and sing in harmony. Add to that…whoever is playing, is ...

Sisters united

September 30, 2013
Donuts fell onto the floor as Connie Kuhn opened the freezer door. She and her sister, Mary Salem, picked them up quickly as they laughed hysterically in order to abide by the five-second rule. Connie blew on the donuts in ...

Nuns’ loving care helped turkey flock expand

July 31, 2013
Submitted by Marlene Brinkman of St. Joseph     The Benedictine sisters came to St. Joseph in 1863. The Sisters of St. Benedict in St. Joseph soon realized that growing their own crops and raising their own animals was fundamental to their ...