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White bean and pasta soup with basil

White Bean and Pasta Soup with Basil

1 T. olive oil
2 carrots, sliced
4 garlic cloves, minced
8 C. vegetable stock
1 T. chopped fresh basil
16 oz. chopped tomatoes
3 cans white beans, rinsed and drained
1 zucchini, sliced
1/2 C. small pasta shapes or broken spaghetti
salt, to taste
pepper, to taste
Parmesan cheese, grated


Hot lentil soup for a cold night

Lentil Soup

3 slices bacon, cut into small pieces
1 onion, minced
2 carrots, peeled and chopped
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 can diced tomatoes
1 bay leaf
1 t. fresh thyme, minced
1 cup lentils
1 t. salt
freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup dry, white wine
5 cups chicken broth
1 1/2 cups water
1 1/2 t. balsamic vinegar
5 oz. baby spinach


Read about "The Prince and the Frog" in Icon movie reviews

The Princess and the Frog
Running Time:
1 hr. 35 min.
Release Date: Dec. 11, 2009
MPAA Rating: G

Starring: Keith Anthony, Kwesi Boakye, Roger Aaron Brown, June Christopher, David Cowgill, Peter Del Vecho
Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

12 Reviews
1680 Ratings


Variance granted at 218 S. Main St.

The Bluffton board of zoning and appeals granted a rear yard variance in a hearing held Dec. 14.

The variance of eight feet was requested by petitioners Sean and JoLynn Burrell and Meg Burrell for a property at 218 S. Main St.

The purpose of hearing was to consider the variance for an addition to the house at the address. A garage and second story will be added to the back of the house into the rear yard.


Linda L. Fett 1946-2009

Linda L. Fett, 63, of Bluffton, died Dec. 14, 2009, at Winter Haven Hospital, Winter Haven, Fla.

She was born in Bluffton June 30, 1946, to Donald Gene and Betty Dunlap Green. On June 12, 1971, she married Jerry Fett and he survives.

Linda was a farm wife and worked with her husband. She had also worked at Konalrad Products formerly of Pandora. She was a 1965 graduate of Bluffton High School.

Survivors in addition to her husband include a brother, Tom (Deb) Green of Bluffton and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her step father, Donald Fruchy.


All we know is that it's a Hancock County plate


We know by the county number 32, that this is a Hancock County driver.
What we don't know is if this is the driver's initials, or if this license plate is sounding out the last name...Shinn? Help from viewers are encouraged.