Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:48:53 EDTWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:48:53 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFireworks misplays costlyhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2462/Fireworks-misplays-costly.html <P> Two National Football League players let fireworks get the best of them in separate incidents earlier this month. <P> C.J.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:22:07 EDTTractor sagahttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2460/Tractor-saga.htmlA search through files uncovered a story I had written nearly one year ago about a John Deere 444D tractor. <P> It is one of my favorites, and it merits being read again.Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:38:34 EDTMarshalltown Speedway to celebrate 51 yearshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2458/Marshalltown-Speedway-to-celebrate-51-years.html<P> Marshalltown Speedway will celebrate its 51st anniversary next month. <P> Some readers will remember when the track - then one-half mile - was originally on East Main Street. <P> The property was sold to the Dunham-Bush Co.Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:32:39 EDTBudding country artists at T-Rhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2456/Budding-country-artists-at-T-R.html<P> If area country fans have not heard of Rick Monroe or John De Hoyos, they will.Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:02:48 EDT'God can help us'http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2454/'God-can-help-us'.html<P> Some Marshalltonians who have never met the Rev. Darrell Mitchell do not know he and the late Dr. Norman Vincent Peale had much in common.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:42:20 EDT