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The Snoop 5.29.2014

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A couple of weeks ago the Herald ran an article, released by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, recognizing two state troopers for the role they played in rescuing a Douglas County couple from floodwaters last spring. That article was generated ...

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The Snoop 5.22.2014

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Next Monday is Memorial Day, the first holiday of the summer season and a day generally thought of as the beginning of summer. In most cases school is out by Memorial Day and the holiday kicks off the summer vacation ...

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The Snoop 5.8.2014

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A just-released survey by a national agency reveals the most uncomfortable conversation you could ever have with Mom – is about taking away her car keys because you think she’s a safety hazard. Survey says: 79% of adult children would ...

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The Snoop 5.1.2014

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I know everyone is expecting the Snoop to talk about the weekend storms this week. We’ll get to that in a minute. But first, let’s talk about May (not Mae, but the month of May). Today is the first day ...

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The Snoop 4.24.2014

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The first U.S. man to win the Boston Marathon since 1983 – Meb Keflezighi. Are you kidding me? Not exactly your run-of-the-mill American name, but he is an American citizen. According to USA Today, Keflezeghi, now 39 years old, came ...

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The Snoop 1.9.2014

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I had some other things I intended to write about this week, but no matter where it started, it probably would have come back around to the weather – global warming perhaps. Not! So, when I saw this little story ...

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The Snoop 12.19.2013

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Every year, it seems, we find ourselves saying, “It just doesn’t seem like Christmas,” or “I can’t believe it’s Christmas already.” Well, such is the case this year, but with good reason. Because of the crazy weather of the past ...

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The Snoop 12.12.2013

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With the snow, ice and cancellations this week, the Snoop has not been very inspired to write anything new. So, this week I share this borrowed editorial (with the writer’s permission, of course). Alcohol, Patriotism and the NFL: The Best ...

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The Snoop 12.5.2013

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Beware. Just because we’re entering the Christmas season doesn’t mean only goodness prevails. We learned just this week of an apparent scam that is taking place over the telephone. At least one local resident said he has received several phone ...

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The Snoop 11.28.13

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Somebody sent me this by e-mail this week. You may have received it, too. If so, I apologize for the repetition, but I thought some of the questions are worth consideration. Such as: • Why do supermarkets (or department stores) ...

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