Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 2 Sep 2015 17:44:50 EDTWed, 2 Sep 2015 17:44:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLocal women's history exhibithttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2467/Local-women's-history-exhibit.html<P> Susan Ford Williams of Marshalltown, and other Historical Society of Marshall County volunteers created an exhibit some time ago at the society's museum young, old, and those in-between should see.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:33:36 EDTArea farm families honored at fairhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2465/Area-farm-families-honored-at-fair.html<P> Among the more than one million visitors to the 2015 Iowa State Fair were Iowa farm families who came to honor those who plowed the ground before them. <P> For some, their forefathers broke the soil 150 years or more ago.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:02:10 EDTBack in the saddlehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2463/Back-in-the-saddle.html<P> Yours truly is back in the saddle after being away for about a week and one-half.Mon, 17 Aug 2015 18:04:48 EDTFireworks 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 EDT