Today I had the opportunity to talk with one of the areas leading magazine and web publishers, Mr. Tom Britt. I’ve known Tom for a few years first meeting him during the time when we were both beginning to stream video over the web. Ever since then I have followed Tom’s journey into what has become a great success story. Watch Tom’s Skype video interview here This journey for Tom started out from his home at Geist. One of his earliest attempts at local publishing was when he put together a local newsletter and distributed copies...

Most of you have watched a Skype interview on YouTube. They are becoming a lot more popular, not only with bloggers but some media outlets as well. The problem with many of the Skype interviews bloggers do (and some media outlets) is that the video portion of the interview isn’t well done or the audio is terrible. And sometimes both are less than desirable. There are not many who will spend a lot of time watching Skype interviews with those problems. One of my grips is the Skype interviews in which the interviewer uses one of the programs...

Ten blankets are being sent out into the community to help raise money and awareness for Madison County’s sexual assault victims and treatment center. Today I spoke with Michele Hockwalt at Gathering Grounds Coffee Shop here in Pendleton about this wonderful project she helped to start. To find out more about this project visit Community Hospital’s page on Facebook here https://www.facebook.com/CommunityAnderson.   ...

Pendleton, Indiana (January 25, 2013) Two ladies, Angela Barbosa and Michele Hockwalt, recently started something new for our area. They call it Two Gals Green and their goal is to achieve a greener lifestyle while at the time help others who have the same goal. On their Facebook page they say, “Two Gals Green exists to provide tips and share information about living a healthier, greener life. We don’t even attempt to claim to be perfect at any of this stuff, but we are having a great time trying!” Today I spoke with Angela and...

A few days ago Mr. Jack C. Wilson who is the president of Solutions 4eBiz here in Pendleton, Indiana presented a short program about “Main Street Pendleton” at the start of the November Town Council meeting. It is being organized as another avenue to help revitalize the downtown business district here in town. Today Mr. Wilson talked with me via Skype and shared what “Main Street Pendleton” is about and some the organizations goals are. Jack said this exciting concept Pendleton began in 2011 after a meeting with the Pendleton...