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Dogwood Ramblings

Dogwood Ramblings

Here we are, another week closer to Christmas when we celebrate the coming of the Christ Child. Of course, if you watch much television or read papers/advertisements and magazines, the message you get will be to spend, spend, spend, setting ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Christmas time is soon here and perhaps it is suggestion time. Years ago one of my sons asked a lady friend to pick up an electric jar opener Christmas gift for me and she decided that would be embarrassing for ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Much “to-do” was made last week on a news program about calories, obesity, new laws about calories being listed on almost every food purchase you make, etc. Let’s face it, regardless how old you are, if you are hungry you ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Does it seem possible that Thanksgiving is now behind us?  Hopefully you were able to be with family and friends, and hopefully you remembered so many things for which to be thankful.  For one thing, you live in America, which ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Has it been cold enough for you out there? Winter doesn’t start until Dec. 21st they say, but by golly, those up north having more than a foot of snow already would probably disagree. Deer harvesting is probably easier when ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

The general election brought out more voters than we had expected, especially since rain thins out many voters. It was good seeing everyone and thanks to the nice gentleman and lady who brought us an oatmeal cake and the gentleman ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

As I write this, the election is now a couple of days off. It is hoped in retrospect that you have taken advantage of your citizenship and had your say. Often we don’t like the results of elections, however, we ...

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Dogwoood Ramblings

My family members took me out to Guacamole in Ava Saturday evening for my 81st birthday. We had a nice evening and the food was very good as was the service. They brought along a nice lady, Cindy Hailey, and ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Whoopee! Highway 14 is now open. The peace and quiet we enjoyed during the road closure is now a thing of the past. Those of us living along the highway are more aware of the dozens upon dozens of huge ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Traffic has been minimal on Hwy. 14 at Dogwood since part of the hilly road seems to have disintegrated just east of here on Friday. Sheriff’s Office said the road will be closed for a few days. I haven’t seen ...

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