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With exquisite-looking dishes such as these, it’s hard to imagine executing one’s own Thanksgiving plans without a mishap. (Photograph provided by Jennifer Moore)

Rethinking the Thanksgiving table

Not all traditions have to stay the same this November seasonBy Joshua Henreckson | Contributor  Okay, so you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner. It doesn’t matter how it happened — maybe it’s longstanding tradition, or maybe your aunt Carol is bedridden with influenza — whatever the reason, you now bear the horrifying […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Thanks for Giving

Thanks for Giving

Ways to give back this Thanksgiving seasonBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo Thanksgiving is just a few days away! While some of us (yes, myself included) are excited to leave the semester behind, before we zip up our bags we should pause for a moment and think. No, I don’t mean […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Braden Ochs is the Life and Times staff writer, always providing valuable material to the section.

Getting on the gravy boat

Things you should do for ThanksgivingBy Braden Ochs | Echo Many Thanksgiving traditions carry over from year to year, but there’s also room to experiment with new ideas. Here are some fun things to try at this year’s Thanksgiving feast: 1. Write a sonnet When your family sits around the […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Say no to lame leftovers

Say no to lame leftovers

A new twist on the fermenting feast in your mini-fridge By Gracie Fairfax | Echo The Turkey trot is over and you’re left with a mountain of mashed potatoes, as well as a wide variety of other Thanksgiving soul food. Mom packed her famous stuffing and other fine feast food […]

by · December 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Bucky Walker and sister Freda Sexton started delivering 125 Thanksgiving meals to individuals in Grant County 30 years ago. Last year they served 10,000 meals.

No more noodles

Community ministry no longer serving thousands of Thanksgiving mealsBy Cassidy Grom | Echo This year is the first in thirty years that cars won’t roll out from the old West School with the scent of turkey, noodles and gravy clinging to the clothes of volunteer drivers. Despite 30 years of diligent […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
Pass the Thanksgiving movies

Pass the Thanksgiving movies

Top ten films for the November holiday seasonBy Keith Cantrell | Contributor We all know that Christmas movies have become a permanent holiday season fixture. Even Halloween and Easter-themed movies now regularly appear on the big screen. However, what many people don’t know is that there are actually several great […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Thank you Taylor

Thank you Taylor

Being thankful for the stuff we overlookBy Sarah Davis | Echo It’s a simple life here at Taylor. We walk through buildings to avoid the cold, sit at our desks, do our work and live in community. But sometimes in our routines we forget the little things that make Taylor […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Turkey trot: breaking out

Turkey trot: breaking out

Students eager for pumpkin pie and mashed potatoes skip classes to head home early. To deal with diminished class sizes, some professors plan tests while others cancel class altogether.

by · November 21, 2014 · 0 comments · News