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Family Works: Speaking on emotional coaching
Last week’s column focused on John Gottman’s (author of “Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child”), three types of parenting styles that fail to teach children how to appropriately manage their em...
Feb 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The home-schooling trend
The number of parents choosing to home-school their children is increasing in the United States and has more than doubled in some states in the last 10 years. The U.S. Department of Education belie...
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Religious freedom on trial?
Religious freedom is a right but not an absolute one, according to a recent Associated Press article that reported on several of Europe’s top court rulings that were welcomed by civil liberties gro...
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Does God feel regret?
British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli said, “For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.” I cannot disagree with those words. For I am...
Jan 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Honoring men with titles?
There is a saying that applies to flattery: “Many lick before they bite.” If you have lived long enough, you know this is true. You may have seen prominent people whose lives were destroyed by thos...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Technology keeps the library open 24/7 for patrons in 2013
If you haven’t been to the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library in a while you might want to make a resolution for 2013 to visit. You might be surprised by what you see the next time you darken ...
Jan 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: More weapons in schools?
More than 200 teachers in Utah were recently provided with six hours of free training in the use of concealed weapons in the wake of the Newtown school shooting tragedy in Connecticut. Clark Aposhi...
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: ‘Battle of the Bulge’ will be held at the library on Jan. 15
As 2012 winds down, your public library is gearing up with new programs and activities for our patrons. Our classic movie night theme for 2013 will be “Famous Sleuths,” beginning with “One for the ...
Dec 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Gadget Week workshops to begin in January 2013
Christmas greetings are sent to all our patrons from the staff at the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library. May you have a safe and blessed Holiday. The library will be closed Dec. 24, 25, and 2...
Dec 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Works: Speaking on anger — exploding
Two men began a friendly conversation at a bar in Alabama. Eventually, for some unknown reason, the subject turned to hair. Both men quickly entered into a fierce argument concerning which one of t...
Dec 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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