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Family Works: Speaking on rules and relationships
“Do as I say and there will be no problems.” These were the confusing words of a controlling husband to his young wife. Married only two years, Christy was finding it impossible to please her husba...
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Library Corner: JA to hold 10th annual Teddy Bear Picnic
The women of the Junior Auxiliary of Cleveland invite all preschoolers through elementary age children to the 10th annual Teddy Bear Picnic on Saturday at the Cleveland/Bradley Public Library from ...
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WRIGHT WAY: A walk to remember
A teenager just got his driver’s license and asked his father for the keys. “Not so fast, son. First, you need to get your grades up, start reading your Bible daily and get a haircut — then I’ll le...
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Around Cleveland 8-25
The Cleveland Storytelling Guild and the Cumberland Mountain Storytelling Guild will be coming together to share some of their best stories today at the Cleveland Bradley County Library. Stories wi...
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Family Works: Speaking on excuses
The motto of the Boy Scouts, “Be Prepared,” is not just a good model for scouting, but a good model for living. We need to be prepared. Without adequate preparation, we can be caught in the most un...
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Library Corner: FOLA announces author Janie Watts as guest speaker
The Friends of the Library Association has announced that Janie Dempsey Watts will be the guest author at their Fall Luncheon, Oct. 24, to be held at the Cleveland Country Club. Watts is the author...
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WRIGHT WAY: The power of punctuation
A nearsighted minister glanced at the note that Mrs. Jones had sent to him by an attendant. The note read: “Kenmore Jones having gone to sea, his wife desires the prayers of the congregation for hi...
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WRIGHT WAY: How to get ‘rich’ quick
A young man asked an old rich man how he made his money. The distinguished old gentleman extended his chest proudly, caressed his expensive vest and said, “Well, son, it was 1932 — the depth of the...
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Around Cleveland 8-11
The Book and Coffee series will be hosted by the Friends of the Library Association on Aug. 16 at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m. J.J. Narus will review several book...
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Family Works: Speaking on victims
“There’s a vic. You can tell by the way she’s walking; the way she’s not looking. She’s unsure of herself. She’s afraid. Watch. Her eyes won’t meet ours. She moves away from us as we approach. Her ...
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