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Eat your frog first!!

The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business–or almost anywhere else for that matter. ~ Lee Iacocca People often say they can tell how successful they are going to be in their day based on how it begins. The better it starts, the better it will end. Of course, the real question is how do you make your day start well? Mark Twain was an amazing author and a very wise philosopher. He once said, “If it’s your job…

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Editorials 

National Security: Religious Liberty

Joe Boyles: Guest Columnist Our country was founded on the principles of religious liberty.  In the early 17th Century, Europeans who feared religious repression in their homeland looked across the Atlantic for a new opportunity to found a nation where they could worship God in their own choosing rather than how the state or their king demanded.  The new land they founded on the eastern seaboard was dedicated to that liberty. My own family is an example.  Between 1636 and 1642, one-third of the village of Hingham in Norfolk, England…

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Passing Parade: Al Lawson: Who are we?

Nelson A. Pryor, Guest Columnist Are you terrified at the moral apathy, the death of the heart, which is happening in our country? Could you be upset at people who refuse to get involved, by not reporting life or death crime to authorities, like in the Kitty Genovese murder on March 13, 1964? You know the New York City victim who loudly pleaded, for all to hear, for her life, as she was being raped and murdered.      Kate’s Law Well, constituents of your Congressional District #5, are shocked…

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Netflix series on teen suicide starts controversial debate

Emerald G. Parsons: Greene Publishing, Inc. 13 Reasons Why – which hit NetFlix back in March – draws its plot from author Jay Asher’s 2007 young adult novel of the same name. The show focuses on the death of 17-year-old Hannah Baker, who leaves behind 13 audio cassette tapes for her classmates and peers, explaining why she decided to kill herself.  These tapes list the names of the people and their actions, that have driven her to her final fate.  She intends for the tapes to be passed from person…

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