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“The Indians are so naive and so free with their possessions that no one who has not witnessed them would believe it. When you ask for something they have, they never say no.  To the contrary, they offer to share ...

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RIO BRAVO—October 5, 2015 Reports are that beautiful weather, if dry, is the mode in Champion these days.  Mornings want a little fire just to take the chill off, though frost is not yet on the pumpkin.   Already colors are ...

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Moon watching parties were all the rage in Champion and around the world on Sunday night.   Images from Great Britain, from the Mount Washington Observatory in New Hampshire, from the Rabbit Ears formation near Sedona, Arizona and from Lannie Hinote ...

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The West Plains Wagon Club and the Gee Haw bunch from Viola, Arkansas pulled into town a little earlier in the day than it has in years past.  The eight wagons had set out from West Plains on Monday and ...

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Another Monday has arrived and the universal exclamation about the Swift Passage of Time is amplified by the realization that the Wagon Train is rolling into town again!  How boundless will be Champion joy to see old friends again with ...

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Grover Cleveland established Labor Day in 1887, to honor the American labor movement for its contributions to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the country. The eight-hour day, forty hour work-week, over-time, and other benefits that are easy to take ...

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The full Green Corn Moon showed itself magnificently on Saturday night all over Champion.  Scattered clouds only added to the drama as the big golden orb broke out and dazzled the Square and all roads leading to it from every ...

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There is nothing wrong with staying at home.  Minding one’s own business and attending to the necessities of the household and grounds are laudable exercises.  Still, a chance adventure off the place during this remarkable August is an adventure. Whenever ...

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Cool, foggy mornings have mists rising from the valley floors and walnut leaves drifting down in golden glides and in sudden breeze-blown twirls.  The quiet beauty of this rural life is astonishing even to people who have never known any ...

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Once again the summer social season has been capped off in a delightful way by the Skyline Volunteer Fire Department Picnic. All the hard work and preparations that go into making this such a splendid event have paid off again. ...

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