Eric Smith & ‘Dave,’ the amazing organ

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Eric SmithImagine being 8 years old and not being able to be around your friends or go to school. Instead it’s filled with doctor’s appointments, blood tests and caution. That’s what life has been like for 8 year-old Eric Smith.

Patio Garden Club a-buzz over beekeeping

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Bobby Peters points out a queen in one of his hives.For centuries, honey has been well regarded for its healing qualities and the sweetness it adds to edibles. While we don’t spend time thinking about the importance of these little critters in our ecosystem, we should.

Ledford to speak at breast cancer awareness brunch

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AWAREHonoring and recognizing one of their own, Joanna Sunday School Class is hosting their fifth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Brunch at the First Baptist Church’s Life Center, October 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is a celebration of women’s health and coincides with October’s recognition as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Move on along, folks—no rust to see here

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There is an old axiom that claims, “It’s better to wear out than to rust out.”
The amazing Pat Bowles may someday wear out, but it seems likely she will never—and I repeat, NEVER—stand still long enough to gather any rust.

Australian official to join Chris Lane Memorial 5K

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The second annual Chris Lane Memorial 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run is scheduled for this Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Duncan Golf and Tennis Club, 1800 North Country Club Road in Duncan.