Five Christmas Traditions

The holiday season is a time to build lifelong memories with your family. Traditions also help you bond and reconnect with loved ones, friends, and neighbors.  Creating traditions takes just a little time and energy to plan. We’ve put together a list of five...

We “Skipped” Christmas

Just Count Your Blessings. Just Be DAD. by Eric Snow It was the fall of 1999. Earlier in the year my career had taken us to a new town 125 miles away from our nearest family. Valerie and I were adjusting to new jobs, and our 10-year-old son and 7-year-old daughter...

7 Things Every Daughter Needs to Hear From Her Dad

Attention dads of daughters! NCF has asked a daughter to compile the top 7 Things Every Daughter Needs to Hear From Her Dad. Make sure to print this out and hang it somewhere for a daily reminder to let your daughter know! [tweet_box]I plan to tell my daughter each of...

Just Give Your Son a Positive Identity. Just Be DAD.

The Value of a Good Name by Tim Brown   We are living in a time where [tweet_dis]many boys are searching desperately for an identity[/tweet_dis]. They lack guidance and direction. They are searching for who they are, and usually looking in the wrong places; often,...

WATCH D.O.G.S. program receives huge support in Ironwood

IRONWOOD — A national program aimed at bringing positive male role models into the lives of students has made its way to Ironwood. Overwhelming support for the Watch DOGS program is already having an effect on the community. Andrew DiGiorgio took a day off from work...