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Out & About: A Very Sad Week….For Some

Patrick Lacombe Streams of tears flow from my eyes, for your law is not obeyed. -Psalm 119:136, New International Version The biblical King David of Israel was known for his diverse skills as both a warrior and a writer of…

0 Comments / 45 View / July 13, 2015

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Parent’s Corner: Fear of Flying

Dear Sue Ellen, I am a single mom. I have a 6 year old son and 8 year old daughter. My ex-husband lives in Colorado and has remarried. In our custody agreement, he gets the children one month in the…

0 Comments / 7 View / July 12, 2015

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Ask Josh: The xxx of Our Lives

Have you seen the new Mad Max and, if so, what do you think? -Richard, Los Angeles I can finally answer this question! It was legit, great, and the most metal thing put to celluloid. It’s basically “Fast & the…

0 Comments / 11 View / July 11, 2015

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Parent’s Corner: Harsh Daddy

Dear Sue Ellen, I was thinking about my Dad this past weekend.  He died a few months ago of Cancer and this was my first Father’s Day without him.  I grew up in a military family.  My Dad was a…

0 Comments / 12 View / July 8, 2015

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Out & About: Yes, it’s true

Patrick Lacombe My second grade teacher once told us that “You can be whatever you choose to be in life. Just study hard and live right and all your dreams can come true.” Truer words have never been spoken; however,…

0 Comments / 10 View / July 8, 2015

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Pleasant Ramblings: The adventures of a world traveler

Mark Magnan I started this column in the Nashville airport, the Music City. I traveled up early last week, flying from Austin through Dallas and then to Nashville. This almost makes sense. My return flight is through Chicago, that makes…

0 Comments / 2 View / July 8, 2015

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Ask Josh: The Fantasies of Our Lives

So, I deal with all these people posting about how they “deserve better” and that people should treat them a certain way because of who they are or where they’ve been, but I kind of take offense to that. So…

0 Comments / 4 View / July 8, 2015

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Pleasant Ramblings: Cats, Antelopes and Chicago

Mark Magnan I know last week I promised the second part of my story from my trip, the Chicago leg. Well my trip to and from Chicago was fairly uneventful. I had not been to Chicago, although I have been…

0 Comments / 1 View / July 7, 2015

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On My Honor: Give me an inch and I’ll take a kilometer

Michael Brown For several years, I drove a Jeep that was manufactured in Canada. The speedometer was in kilometers, not miles, per hour. It took a bit of effort, but after awhile, I was able to determine equivalents for km/h…

0 Comments / 4 View / July 7, 2015

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Parent’s Corner: Ain’t No Cure for the Summertime Blues

Dear Sue Ellen, I’m looking for some fun things to do with my kids this summer but all they want to do is stay inside and watch TV or play video games. They are 8, 10 & 12 years old….

0 Comments / 3 View / July 2, 2015