David Webster

David Webster

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The Gift: Brazilian Restaurant, Comedy, A Movie, & Snow

Our two daughters worked together in presenting us a very nice gift that started at Rodizio Grill Brazilian Steakhouse in Columbus, Ohio...

Coffee House Evening at WILLow LeaVes 02/28

Coffee House Evening at WILLow LeaVes: CD Release by David Webster/Avery Tallent/Ben Cleland Special Guests: Carol Ashbrook, Mike Harding, Bud Herron, Pete Law, Matt Lee/Tim Dooley, Tim McNamee/Paul Bunting, Warner Michener, Larry Perkinson, Dale Sechrest, Sally Webster/Pam Anderson...

Dr. Pacilio: February 13, 1966 - December 28, 2023

It does not seem all that long ago I was writing an article about Hope losing a chiropractor who had served our community for years, Dr. Greg Sweet...

The Book "The In-Between: Unforgettable Encounters During Life's Final Moments"

In my thirteen years of writing articles for the Hope area, I have written several about movies and books. Recently, I received a book from one of my daughters for my birthday, "The In-Between" by Hadley Vlahos, RN...

Hope Still has a Newspaper When Other Communities Do Not …

Thirteen years ago, I retired from teaching in the Flat Rock-Hawcreek School Corporation...

"The Well House" Play: About Vietnam War & Love Now on YouTube

“The Well House” is one of the best books I have read. It was written by two friends, Mark Van Voorhis and Ed Kugler...

An Invitation to the HSJ Benefit Featuring Bud Herron

We are excited that Bud Herron will be performing songs of yesterday that still present a message today at the HSJ Online Benefit in the delightful setting of WILLow LeaVes from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, November 4...

A Perspective of 2023 Heritage Days: All Roads Lead to Hope

Due to once again spending many hours at Heritage Days at our HSJ Online booth under the shelter house, I feel inspired to write a little about the goodness of the event...

Yellow Trail Museum, One of the Best Small-Town Museums Even has an Interactive Model of the Town of Hope in the 30s & 40s

The Hope Yellow Trail Museum undoubtedly is one of the best small-town museums around. It is due to the efforts of many people within the community over the years...

The Honor of Taking Care of Grandchildren

After thirty-six years of teaching fifth graders at Hope Elementary with a superb team and being extremely thankful for the Hope community, a significant amount of my time has been devoted to taking care of my two grandsons, Gibson and Rowan. Interestingly, both of their parents are teachers...

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