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Decorators-R-Us
Zac and I recently started reading a chapter in the Bible together at night. We began in Genesis, so one of our first discussions was about Adam and Eve.
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The end of the world passed us by
I’m glad we misinterpreted the Mayan calendar and the world didn’t end on Dec. 21, 2012.
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Cooking class offered at Jasper Senior Center
There’s no telling what the 50 and over crowd will be cooking up at the Jasper Senior Center from month to month.
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A village to raise a child
His skin is dark. His eyes, darker. He stares at me from a package of coffee roasted locally and sold to support Life is Hope, an orphanage in Haiti where he lives with 99 other children.
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The rhythm of life
Jilda and I wrote a song several years ago entitled “The Rhythm of Life.” The lyrics describe the ebb and flow that we all face as we cruise through life. There were years when I felt as though I w...
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Weddings
Blackwell-Redmill Monika Blackwell and Dr. Patrick Redmill were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at Vanderbilt University Dyer Observatory in Brentwood, Tenn. Chloe Farkas, friend of ...
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Christmas comes to the Watsons
We headed to the tree farm last week on our annual journey to buy the perfect Watson family Christmas tree. Last year, we went on Saturday and the place was a madhouse.
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If trees could talk
A flood of happy memories washed over me while I was decorating our Christmas tree this year.
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Terrace resident completes Christmas quilt
When Jeanne Cannon wanted to thank the staff of the Terrace for their kindness, the gift that seemed most appropriate was a handmade quilt.
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School Menus Dec. 17-21
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Not Available At Press Time MEMORIAL PARK Monday- Cheese Pizza, Tossed Salad, Steamed Corn, Veggie Cup, Peach Cup Tuesday- Steak Sandwich, Baked Fries, Lettuce/Tomato, Je...
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Turtle power
Noah Wyatt Cohron has been all boy since the day he was born, so it was only a matter of time before he discovered Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
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Memories over fruitcake
My mom passed away in February, and this is our first Christmas without her. Since she died, the oddest things trigger rushes of memory and put me in a melancholy mood.
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Jewish synagogue’s history in Jasper spanned eight decades
They came to Jasper because they were no longer welcome in the homeland of their ancestors. Here, Jewish families found opportunity and acceptance.
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Engagements
Brewer-Adams Mike and Beth Brewer of Oakman are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Keri Beth Brewer, to Hunter Adams, the son of James and Sherry Adams of Athens. The bride-elect...
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Adventures in ice skating
Before you are a parent, there are milestones that you fantasize about reaching with your unborn children.
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