Today's Features

  • War stories from the country of Georgia may have been moved from the front pages, but memories of the friends Katie Hesselbrock made this summer are still first in her thoughts each morning.

    “That was my home for two and a half months,” said Katie, a recent college graduate. “It’s unbelievable they have to go through something like this.”

  • After giving of themselves in marriage for the past 41 years; raising their three kids, making a home and life together, Judy Day gave the “Gift of Life” to her husband Morgan.

    Three weeks ago today, Judy, donated one of her healthy kidneys to her husband, Morgan.

    “I told him, after 41 years of marriage, we should be a perfect match,” she said.

    This match made in heaven began as high school sweethearts.

    “She was a sophomore and I was a junior,” said Morgan. “It was Taylorsville High School then.”

  • The sun had not yet risen from it’s slumber and still they came. Maybe they were lured by the yellow glow that filled the sky that dark Monday morning. Maybe they were just listening to the cries of the rumbling stomachs.

    What ever the reason, McDonald lovers around the county began showing up at 5 a.m. ordering breakfast burritos and biscuits and kept coming throughout the day buying Big Macs with a side of fries.


  • Do you ever watch America’s Funniest Home Videos? We watch it a lot because it is funny, lighthearted, and our granddaughter laughs her head off!

    Anyway, every once in a while they will show someone holding a snake, a mouse, or even a squirrel. That in itself is not funny, but when that animal starts to climb into someone’s shirt, or up his or her pant leg, it can get hilarious. Usually the people jump and scream and call out for help. Lets face it; it can be uncomfortable to have something crawling around inside your clothes.

  • Spencer County High School freshman, Kristy Glasscock, daughter of Carl and Susan Glasscock, placed 2nd in the Youth Division of the International Barrell Racing Association for 2008. Glasscock will now move on to the National Finals to be held in Murfreesboro, TN. in October. Submitted to The Spencer Magnet

  • Ezekiel 3:17-21 Son of man, I have made thee a watchman unto the house of Israel: therefore hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me. When I say unto the wicked, Thou shalt surely die; and thou givest him not warning, nor speakest to warn the wicked from his wicked way, to save his life; the same wicked man shall die in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at thine hand. Yet if thou warn the wicked, and he turn not from his wickedness, nor from his wicked way, he shall die in his iniquity; but thou hast delivered thy soul.

  • Valley View Health Care & Rehabilitation Center has announced they now have the ability to administer IVs around the clock for  residents.

    "We are one of the only nursing homes in the area able to accept IVs that are administered around the clock for residents. Our IV certified RN instructor takes the initiative to certify the Licensed Practical Nurse’s (LPN) on IVs and Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) lines," said Erica Staley, Communications Manager Signature Consulting Services.

  • The Spencer County Cooperative Extension Service will be hosting a Fruit and Vegetable Production Field Day August 4 on the George and Sandi Deutsch Farm. The Deutschs have been using black plastic and drip irrigation to raise tomatoes and other vegetables and this field day will highlight that research.

    There will also be other topics covered, including food preservation, lawn maintenance, pesticide use and safety, and other presentations. There will also be activities for kids as well.