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Former Clintwood basketball players, coaches invited to Wave History Night
To the Editor: On Feb. 3, Clintwood High School will host a basketball game at Clintwood Elementary School, playing Twin Springs. In the fall of 2015, the new consolidated high school, Ridgeview, i...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Filibuster rule debate is not a partisan issue
On many occasions, I have taken issue with the modern interpretation of the Senate filibuster rule. When I last wrote on this topic in a newsletter, it was just before this year’s elections. Contro...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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How we spend our time
These are the days of our lives: In 2013, employed adults living in households with no children under age 18 engaged in leisure activities for four and a half hours on an average day, according to ...
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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ABLE act would enable tax-free savings accounts for special needs children
The ABLE Act Much talk about Congress focuses on partisan conflict. But it is important to keep in mind that, though discord gets more attention, Democrats and Republicans can and do work together ...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charlie Brown still teaches us about Christmas spirit
It’s amazing that the show almost was not broadcast. I speak of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” — a show that, for reasons I don’t understand, holds more power over me with every passing year. The show...
Dec 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Assembly to blow smoke once again
One of the stories that will generate a lot of smoke (can’t resist an easy pun) going into the 2015 Virginia General Assembly is a piece of legislation that would decriminalize possession of less t...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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