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Some Vacations are Tumbleweeds and Stale Donuts

It began on a very cold, dark, and snowy early morning traveling to the airport in Springfield.  That was the most frightening trip I’ve ever taken by car.  The roads…

The Finality Of It All

Ever since a bad experience with intermediate algebra at a community college, I have been terrified of math.  That wasn’t always the case. Math didn’t scare me in high school. …

Teach Your Children Well But Care For Them Even More

Gloria Davis announced she was to retire earlier than planned yesterday and it caused quite a stir in the community.  Davis certainly has had her share of critics.  I have…

Who Knew Natural Disasters Could Be So Fun?

I’m almost done with another term at school and this term has been interesting.  The weather has been a constant worry, even though my classes are online.  Ice storms, high…

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Give America a Raise

I was reading comments to an article regarding the decline of American incomes and somebody wrote something that was a very good point.  There was a time when a man…