Author: Cody

Talking Is Teaching

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing   When my children were little, I often felt overwhelmed by the desire to do everything “right.” I wanted to make sure that I was offering the best I could in every area, but I was never very confident that I was succeeding. Now that my children are older…



Bed Drive Underway!

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Family Nurturing Center has kicked off its Beds 4 Kids Drive. It started at the beginning of February and will go until the end of the month.   FNC provides services to high-risk families to make sure kids are raising in a safe and encouraging space. Employees at the center say…



Family starts over after home lost to Almeda fire

Editor’s note: Light One Candle is an annual series sponsored by the Mail Tribune that focuses on an individual, group or agency who could use a helping hand during the holiday season. Once that need is filled, donations may be distributed to others in need. This father, 40, lost his construction job in April amid cutbacks…