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If you look around the neighborhood, you will see where some yards are full of leaves waiting for the most of them to fall before being raked or blown off. We have some who bag the leaves and others who ...

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Rainbow Ridge

One of my favorite parts of the Douglas County Herald is the “Looking Backward” section.  It seems that the people named in the 75 and 100 years ago items are as familiar as those I find in the current paper. ...

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Last week I told about how the big snowstorm of October 1913 had impacted my Dad’s family in the death of his mother, Anne Rogers, due to the long exposure out in the cold. The three children went to stay ...

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Rainbow Ridge

Norma Stillings was involved in a lot of interesting activities during the past week. She attended the DOW Homemakers Clubs Fall Achievement Day that was held at Bethany Baptist Church on Tuesday. Billy Fletcher also attended that meeting. Wednesday, Norma, ...

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When I see one of Jewell Johnson’s sons, I ask about Jewell, so far I get a cautiously positive answer that she is doing pretty well. Like most people in their nineties, Jewell, can not do the things that she ...

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Donald and Paulette Fletcher came by and took Billy Fletcher with them to the McGill Family Reunion, May 25. Billy says that he is doing well. Duane and Jeanette Hesterley visited for a while with Norma Lea and Terry Stillings ...

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Norma Stillings and her son, Dan, decorated graves at the Bragg, Denny, and Burdett Cemeteries, Saturday afternoon. Then Monday, she, Dan, and her friend, Bobbye Priddy attended the Veterans Memorial Service at the Ava Cemetery. Norma and Dan drove out ...

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Last Wednesday, Billy Fletcher and members of the “Needle and Thimble Quilting Club” ate at Lambert’s in Ozark. Billy had fallen outside recently and ended up with a cracked bone in a sprained wrist. His friends are telling him to ...

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Wendell Daugherty treated his mother, Jean Daugherty, to lunch, Saturday, for Mother’s Day at Cookie’s in Theodosia. George and Donna Dale and Billy Fletcher were part of her group. When I went in to the Douglas County Herald office to ...

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When I got back from my fitness exercise, Monday, I had three phone messages waiting wishing me a happy birthday. Then I opened my e-mails there was another. That is a great way to begin another year. I called to ...

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