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Reporter’s career much appreciated

In today’s world with iPhones and laptops, we tend to lose contact with our community news and events which are important for everyday life.

Too many teens dying in crashes

National Teen Driver Safety Week is Oct. 20-26. An estimated six teens die in motor vehicle crashes each day, according to the Centers for D…

Enough is enough, Republicans!

Republicans, please take off your rose-colored glasses and see Trump for what he really is. He is an embarrassment to our country and a dang…

Pay attention to the purple ribbons

This month, we are wearing our purple ribbons to promote Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to the National Coalition Against Dome…

Flu vaccines worth a shot

I would like to thank KSB Hospital for their drive-thru flu clinic. I have not had a flu shot for 10 years, for one reason or another. This …

Say thanks to vet techs next week

When Fido happily wags his tail at the latest vet checkup, they’re the first to give a treat and a high-five. When he isn’t feeling well, th…

The essence of democracy

During the early 1900s, an ideological war erupted and the word “democracy” became one of the casualties. Today the average American uses th…

New county jail: A job well done

Congratulations to Sheriff John Simonton, his staff, and Lee County Board members for their successful construction of our new Lee County Ja…

No need to breed more dogs

Wally Conron, the man considered responsible for setting off the “designer dog” craze by breeding the first Labradoodle, recently admitted t…
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