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Food Shortages and Broken Supply Chains?

| April 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

One of the topics which U.S. news outlets have taken up recently is the amount of food that is going to waste in our country. In south Florida, farmers are plowing fields of ready-to-harvest cabbage, beans, and other vegetables back into the ground because nobody will buy them. In Idaho, one farmer reportedly dug ditches […]

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How to Read the News

| April 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Due to the number of new subscribers who have signed up in the last couple years, we thought it may be good to explain again the approach that Plain News uses regarding news reporting. When it comes to world news, Plain News does basically no original research. We do not send reporters to areas of […]

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State of the Coronavirus

| April 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

For those of you who are new to Plain News, this is the fourth article that we are publishing about the novel coronavirus. The first article was titled: “The New Virus Disrupting the World – COVID-19” and gave a brief overview of the spread of COVID-19 through the end of February 2020. The next two […]

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COVID-19 Comes Knocking with Opportunity

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
COVID-19 Comes Knocking with Opportunity

Are you tired of hearing about COVID-19 by now? Join me if you are! Like it or not, though, we are all in this for the long haul: This disease has come knocking on our door now. It is safe to say that the virus that causes COVID-19 has disrupted the lives of most people […]

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Of Fake News and Conspiracy Theories

| March 24, 2020 | 1 Comment

On February 22, 2020, “Mad” Mike Hughes strapped himself into his homemade rocket and was launched into the California sky. His goal that Saturday was to reach a height of 5,000 feet in his steam-powered contraption, but something went wrong: the rocket’s parachutes didn’t deploy, and the rocket crashed into the sagebrush half a mile […]

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Of Viruses, COVID-19, and Finding Truth Amid Opinions

| March 20, 2020 | 0 Comments
Of Viruses, COVID-19, and Finding Truth Amid Opinions

Some Plain News subscribers have asked for more information on COVID-19, which is causing so much news, tremors, and rumors. Other Plain News subscribers are probably tired of hearing about it. This article is an attempt to explain viruses in general, the specific virus that causes COVID-19, the flu viruses, what recommendations are being given […]

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Phubbed by FOMO

| March 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

Have you been phubbed recently, because of someone’s FOMO? I have, and I do not like it; sometimes it strikes me as the epitome of rudeness. To explain the terms, phubbed is a combination of phone and snubbed. To snub someone is to disregard them. You have seen it happen; maybe you have done it. […]

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Employment Opportunities in Lancaster County

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

HELP WANTED: DELIVERY DRIVER Martin’s Ag. Service Inc. of New Holland, Pa. has been in the fertilizer, lime, and other agriculture support products and services for 55 years. Our primary service area is Lancaster county and Eastern Chester county. We are in need of seasonal help from April thru June to help deliver fertilizer spreaders […]

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Truck Driver/ Salesperson Position Available

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Truck Driver/ Salesperson Position Available

The Store at Your Door has operated for 18 years. Starting out as a converted school bus we are now operating a 2012 Hino with a 28’ box with a customer entrance. We have 16 established routes where we stop door to door and allow the customer to come on the truck and do their […]

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Employee Needed for Bulk food, Deli, & Sandwich Shop

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Steve & Heidi Eshbach, owners of the ‘Market Wagon’, in Bennington, VT, are searching for more help for our bulk food store, deli, and sandwich shop. Our vision for our store is to be a ministry & Christian witness to the folks in our local town. We are looking for a mature, dedicated Christian lady […]

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