Community Corner

Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
It seems that, everywhere I go, people are describing this time as “the new normal.” In terms of families spending more time together, valuing our time, and not taking the little things for granted, I truly hope this is considered “the new normal.” These past months have been a wake-up call to...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
In 2018, Rachel Hollis shot up to stardom with the publication of her book “Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be.” This book became wildly popular within the Christian women community; I was even on the launch team for it....
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
President Abraham Lincoln has inspired me to pick up the lost art of the unsent letter. When Lincoln was angry with someone and wanted to tell them off, he would write a “hot letter.” This letter would never be sent to the person it was written to but was rather used as a way to get the angry,...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
On July 3, Disney+ premiered the 2016 recording of “Hamilton,” which includes the original Broadway cast, that tells the story of Alexander Hamilton, one of America’s Founding Fathers. Being someone who loves musicals, I was very excited to watch a performance I would most likely never see in...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
Making our way through the Marvel movies again, my husband and I recently watched “Captain America,” in which an American hero was created to defeat Hydra and its scientists working behind the scenes of WW2. Before Steve Rogers is transformed from a scrawny, sickly kid into the strong, advanced...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
I want to dedicate the column this week to all of our local small businesses. The situation they have been facing for months now could not have been anticipated, and I cannot imagine the sleepless nights and tough decisions they’ve made to do everything they can to keep their dreams alive....
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
“If I ever get out of here, I’m having my eyes lasered.” Anyone else laugh in disbelief when Patricia said this in “You’ve Got Mail?” I could watch Kathleen Kelly deliver her zingers and wait with anticipation for Joe Fox to deliver fresh daisies every single day if given the chance. But I love my...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
“Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.” As I continue to observe the current state of our community, nation, and world, these words from James 1:19-20 have guided me through...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
Hello, Wright County! My name is Shelby Hulstein, and I’ll be serving as the News Editor for the Wright County Journal-Press. As I get started, I want to begin with an introduction of myself and what my hopes are for this column. My family moved to Buffalo when I was in middle school, and I...

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