- Two men accused of selling meth to undercover cop (6/22/17)
- Cape man stabbed in head, arm after strip-club incident; skull fractured, police say (6/25/17)3
- Custom cuts: Local hairstylist provides free haircuts to special-needs children (6/26/17)3
- Police: Man grabbed wheel, tried to kill driver and himself in Jackson crash (6/23/17)
- Marble Hill man accused of beating, kidnapping woman (6/27/17)
- Annual SEMO District Fair event lineup announced (6/23/17)2
- Oran town board fired officer before hiring him as police chief; city officials say they can't remember reason for firing (6/25/17)2
- Playing with fire (6/25/17)
- Two charged in theft of jewelry from Cape storage facility (6/23/17)1
- Business notebook: Man's cheesecake whim becomes a full-time vocation (6/26/17)
New Year offers a time to reflect
A new year is almost here.
In just a couple days we'll say goodbye to 2016 and flip the calendar over to 2017.
As the final days of this year come and go, we encourage you to take some time and think.
Reflect on all that's transpired for you in the last 365 days -- whether it be good things you've been blessed with or difficulties that you've faced. There's plenty you can learn from both types of situations, and now is a good time to give them all a closer look.
A new year offers a fresh start. Evaluate what direction you want your life to go in and set some goals that will help you set out on that path. Goals don't have to be monumental; know what's achievable for you and strive to reach those marks. And remember that just because you're not able to reach your goals as fast as you'd like, or you have some setbacks along the way, doesn't mean that they're unattainable. Keep plugging along to be the best you you can be!
Remember, also, to embrace where you've come from, all the good in your life and the people who have been with you on your journey so far.
We hope you enjoy your New Year's Eve and celebrate the past year and the year to come. Please be safe while out celebrating, and if you choose to drink designate a sober driver.
Happy New Year!