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Kadene and Frank Hinkson: Speaking up for family values
The traditional family with traditional family values may be declining in America, but it is far from extinct. In some areas around the country, such as in Bradley County, the traditional family is...
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jermaine Purifory: ‘A Night to Remember’ with After 7
When Jermaine Purifory auditioned for the eighth season of “American Idol,” all four judges were amazed at the velvety texture of a trained voice that had such incredible range. Randy Jackson calle...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Operation Hero Daddy: Strengthening the bond between fathers and sons
Operation Hero Daddy launches today as a charity with a chance at improving the relationship between children and their dads. Donald Stidham, the founder of Operation Hero Daddy, said it is his goa...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grandmother shares her perspective on Katie Barkley
EDITOR’S NOTE: Since the story of Katie Barkley ran in Lifestyles, there have been many inquiries about the 2-year-old toddler who was injured in a car accident in February. The following is a summ...
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Inventor Jon Dewey shares secrets to a better garden
Jon Dewey of Etowah wants gardeners to be the “envy of their neighborhoods.” As an avid gardener himself for more than 30 years and an amateur scientist, he said he has invented countless new types...
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Creative grooming goes to the dogs: Cindy Oliver takes her talents to a new level in designer dogs
Cindy Oliver has always loved animals — especially dogs. And when she decided she couldn’t be a veterinarian, she discovered a relative career as a groomer — marrying her creativity to her first lo...
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From modeling to the military
Stepping out of modeling and into the military is a career move few ladies would venture into, especially if there is the possibility of war. But no one ever said Sarah Ritterhouse was just another...
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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From darkness to the light: Abused twins rescued by adopted parents find peace, love
April Jones can still remember being in a high-speed police chase as a child with her drunken mother behind the wheel. She recalls her and her twin sister running into the house, trying to hide fro...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wesley Dittman: A man with a plan and a pleasing journey
Cleveland newcomer Wesley Dittman knows how to savor some of the most important things in life — people, places and a politeness that is refreshing to the people he meets. The Daytona Beach, Fla., ...
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A place for Katie
Little 2-year-old Katie Barkley, the daughter of Ryan and Katelynn Barkley, is on life support in T.C. Thompson Children’s hospital. She was in an auto accident in February with her mother and suff...
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