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Together in prayer

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With all heads bowed, Rains High School athletes pray together for the school, community, country and world. Students gathered during the See You at the Pole event on Wednesday, September 23, at the flag poles in front of the Rains Junior High School campus. […]


North to Alaska

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A trip to Alaska to see the Northern Lights is at the top of Ray Ragan’s bucket list. Ragan has devoted his life to helping others. Now others have an opportunity to make his dream come true. […]

A bit of this and that

A bit of this and that for September 29, 2020

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Last week I received my September 24 issue of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald. The front-page photo showed a burn pile with Franklin County Sheriff Ricky Jones and Franklin County Clerk Betty Crane looking on while fire consumed several boxes that were placed on the woodpile. […]

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Crossing the Rainbow Bridge

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It’s not unusual for me to turn on my phone in the morning and find a text from my neighbor Connie waiting for me. She has trouble sleeping some nights, and she finds that a good time to catch up on her correspondence. […]


Interesting Point on September 29, 2020

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Boy, the week flew by fast. The cooler weather was a breath of fresh air. When it starts cooling down, we need to remember Daylight Savings Time is coming up. Just remember to fall back. […]


from my view of Emory on September 29, 2020

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Hello, I hope everyone has enjoyed all the rain and cooler weather. I certainly am looking forward to seeing all my little friends in their Halloween costumes trick or treating. It’s my most favorite time of the year. […]


Finding joy

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The best dog we ever had was a Border Collie named Molly. She was very smart, attentive and congenial. We lost Molly when she was 16 years old. I still think fondly of her. […]

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