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Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Opinion

Every generation has a fashion

Girls had big hair, guys had mullets, (but we didn’t know that’s what they were going to be called) stirrup pants and spandex were still on the scene and a concert shirt and jeans were acceptable attire for almost any occasion. ...
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Is it about Earth?

“It’s not about you.” That is the famous first line of the bestselling hardback nonfiction book in history, the second most-translated book in the world after the Bible — “The Purpose Driven Life” by Rick War...
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Reflecting on life

This has been a week to give one pause. Struggles of dear ones remind me I often write about such petty things. Household and life issues, beloved pets - all of it is just the nonsense of the daily grind and every once in a while, perhaps something o...
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It’s all about the numbers

When I read newspaper articles about something that violates accepted standards of decency or morality in a flagrant or shocking way, I often recall a crucial number for months thereafter.
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Being competitive is a mixed bag

Everyone has a multitude of personality traits. Whether they are creative or intelligent, each person’s slate of personality traits is unique to the individual. One of my most dominant personality traits is competitiveness. ...
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Letters to the editor

Tired of the race card
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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Standing with God
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Early school starts are tough on kids, and parents

Some problems are so complex that a good answer pleasing everyone is impossible. That’s the case with three Highlands County elementary schools and their start times.
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Letters to the editor

Church action
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When time is short, everything changes

All of our days are numbered. Some folks’ numbers are larger and some are smaller, but we all know how it ultimately ends. This depresses some people, and that’s understandable, but if a person can cut through the darkness, there’...
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