columnist http://iowapublicradio.org en The Tenacity of a Small Town Newspaper http://iowapublicradio.org/post/tenacity-small-town-newspaper <p>For 125 years, four generations of the Sidey family have delivered the news of Adair County.&nbsp; While many small, independently owned papers perished or became parts of large conglomerates the <a href="http://adaircountyfreepress.com/pages/">Adair County Free Press</a> persisted.</p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 00:46:30 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 37037 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Tenacity of a Small Town Newspaper Evelyn Birkby: Always Put In A Recipe http://iowapublicradio.org/post/evelyn-birkby-always-put-recipe <p>In 1949 Evelyn Birkby began writing a weekly column for the Shenandoah Evening Sentinel.&nbsp; Her editor told her to include a recipe every week in her columns --&nbsp;and she did -- even though she couldn’t cook. Listen back to Charity Nebbe's conversation with Evelyn Birkby about her life and her book, “Always Put in a Recipe.”</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 15:52:03 +0000 Charity Nebbe 12608 at http://iowapublicradio.org Evelyn Birkby: Always Put In A Recipe