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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 | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Watch your language
It might surprise you to know that English is not the most widely spoken language in the world or that more people speak Spanish worldwide than English. Currently, the five leading languages are Ch...
Dec 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1633 1633 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 | 14 14 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 | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: When children are murdered
I felt overwhelmed with sadness at the news of 20 children and 6 adults gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14. Like many of you, I cried and am still mourning th...
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 732 732 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on anger — stuffing
Busy since 7 a.m., there remained only a few necessary things that I had to get done before calling it a day when an attractive woman in her mid-30s appeared in my office. She was sobbing so hard t...
Dec 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A gamble worth taking?
A man walked into a butcher’s shop and asked the butcher, “Are you a gambling man?” The butcher said, “Yes.” The man replies, “I’ll bet you $50 that you can’t reach up and touch that meat hanging o...
Dec 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on anger — blaming
I still remember the first time Betty appeared in my office. I didn’t know her age and still don’t, but I would have guessed that she had to be a 100-plus years. What was most memorable about Betty...
Dec 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A light on Christmas traditions
As nativity scenes adorn the holiday season across the globe a recent announcement has raised questions about the accuracy of the traditional images associated with the birth of Christ. According t...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on feeling anger
“We never fight.” When I hear these words from a married couple, I shudder. My response is always the same. With an obviously questioning look I ask, “Never?” And the couples’ responses are always ...
Dec 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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