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Life lessons from the pear tree
I’ve had some setbacks in my professional career over the past few months, and I guess it’s only natural that I would ask myself some hard questions.
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There’s no doubt, Coal Jobs Count!
My support of the coal industry is well documented. My father was an underground coal miner in the belly of the southern coalfields of West Virginia. Most of my family members and boyhood friends a...
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Sometimes wisdom comes in a flash
The phrase “older and wiser” comes to mind often, if I’m in a hopeful mood. Otherwise, I have to dwell on the fact that only one of those two conditions is guaranteed to us. The other is icing on t...
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Ask A Lawyer
Local attorneys, Pat Nelson, Bob Bryan and Allison Jones of Nelson Bryan and Jones, sponsor this weekly column.
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Pray and press on
As I flipped to a new page in my calendar this week, my mind was already wandering to the end of the month.
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Be mindful of the expiration date
Jilda and I went out of town recently and one establishment needed to check our identification.
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Subscription giveaways now open to all
We launched a subscription promotion earlier this year that featured giveaways to new subscribers of the Daily Mountain Eagle.
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Eat locally? My granddad had it covered
I try to swap out the cover photo on my Facebook page every day or so, and one picture that inevitably shows up during this season of the year is captioned “Planting Time.” There’s nothing artistic...
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