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Looking Backward 11.14.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago November 10, 1988   Democrat Rolla Swofford unseated Western District Commissioner Kenneth Adams in the Douglas County general election on Tuesday. Records are now being checked to determine if – and when Douglas County voters have ...

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What About This…? 11.14.2013

By Wayne William Cipriano I was watching professional soccer on television because my favorite team (whoever is playing Dallas) wasn’t playing. I guess you would tell me it is an acquired taste, and I tried to get into the groove. ...

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Looking Backward 11.7.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago November 3, 1988   Open house was held at the Ava Head Start Center on Sunday, Oct. 23. The Head Start program moved this past August into a newly reno­vated building on N.W. 10th Street that ...

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What About This . . .? 11.7.2013

By Wayne William Cipriano Like many in Douglas County, unfortunately not all, we had a spectacular year so far.  Now, it’s the best season of all – Autumn!  The bugs are inactive, the sweltering heat is gone, it’s cool and ...

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What About This . . .? 10.31.2013

By Wayne William Cipriano Have you ever noticed how older guys shop at the supermarket? Women of all ages who find shopping to be a productive as well as socially-rewarding activity start at the corner of the store nearest the ...

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The Snoop 11.7.2013

Snoop

When the Boston Red Sox defeated the Cardinals for the World Series title last week, we were reminded it was the first time the Red Sox had won the World Series at home since 1918. Then, last Thursday morning I ...

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