Round The Town

Karen Wyant

Karen Wyant works at C & J Maytag where she has been employed for almost 20 years. She has worked in retail since the mid 70's. She has written for the newspaper off and on for 27 years (News and Views at the Chamber and Round the Town. She served a six year stint as Executive Director/Secretary at the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce. Karen was the first and second woman President of the Chamber of Commerce, first woman to be head of retail merchants, and the first woman to join Jackson Rotary where she is a honorary member, and been a part of Rotary for 25 years. She lives in Jackson with grandson Stephen.

Delayed Reaction

Susan Delay

Susan DeLay is managing editor and director of Media Relations at Willow Creek Community Church and Willow Creek Association. She has been published in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Writer's Digest Magazine, Reader's Digest, Outreach,, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, The Daily Herald, and has been writing DeLayed Reaction since 1998. Susan lives in the Chicago area.

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

    We live in a Twitter world. We now communicate in 140 characters or less and half of them are #s. So, it’s no surprise that people think the word “before” is spelled B4. When I edit a document so it reflects readable, understandable copy, millennials roll their eyes and shrug. Even though th…

    Monday, May 21, 2018

      I was sooo happy to see my good buddy Jack Shelton, home from Florida, for a visit. You get Jack, Bill, and Bob together and you laugh till you cry! Also had a visit from Dave “Flea” Roe home from Florida. Flea is always a hoot.

      Saturday, May 19, 2018

        When I was in first grade, the mail man delivered a small, rather heavy package to our house a week before Christmas. It was addressed to my Dad, so we had to wait for him to get home from work to find out what exciting gift he’d received from someone I’d never heard of.

        Monday, May 14, 2018
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        Monday, May 07, 2018

          Roger Manring has reopened Penn Station and Décor at 112 South Ohio Avenue in Wellston. The phone number is 740-645-6482. Check out his page on Facebook. Lots of beautiful items for sale.

          Thursday, May 03, 2018

            The closest I ever came to the Kentucky Derby was the year my nephew Adam graduated from Southern Indiana University. The day after the ceremony, I drove from Evansville, Indiana, to Ohio on the first Sunday in May. Big mistake. That’s the day visitors to the Kentucky Derby join a mass exodu…