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Quote for Today

on December 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“My Christian home and education did not teach me what God wanted to do with my life. It taught me that I am to be obedient to His direction and leading in spite of my personal desires. I stayed in the military because I felt God’s call… The Marine Corps still embeds corps values of courage, honor and commitment in […]

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Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

on December 1, 2018, 7:02 AM / in People

The Hill George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States and the head of one of the most prominent families in American political history, died Friday at the age of 94. In a statement released through his son, former President George W. Bush, the family described their patriarch “as a man of the highest character and the best dad […]

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braver than me

braver than me

on December 1, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

by Rory | Sunday, Nov 29, 2015 I am fiercely protective of my wife. Any man would be.  With all she’s going through, I only want her to be seen in a good light.  So, though I’m only an amateur with a camera, I try to use my lens and words to lift Joey up. Like any woman, my wife is self-conscious […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on November 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions. Ronald Reagan He was an American actor and politician. He was the 40th President of the United States (1981–89), and served as the 33rd Governor of […]

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Actress Doesn’t Want To Live Anymore & Cries Out to God, Gets Sign She Was Asking For

Actress Doesn’t Want To Live Anymore & Cries Out to God, Gets Sign She Was Asking For

on November 27, 2018, 11:20 AM / in People, Religion

By Amanda Thomason  |  Liftable  Sometimes fame and Christianity don’t seem to mesh well. So much of the life that follows celebrity status counters people’s views of Christianity. Despite the difficulty, there are still plenty of actors and actresses whose faith is well known: Stars who are not afraid or ashamed of keeping their spiritual allegiance front and center. Andrea Logan White of […]

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Turtles anyone??

Turtles anyone??

on November 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Pet turtles and tortoises are popular among both adults and children.The cute little bald head,the homes they carry on their backs, their slow ,gentle movements are entertaining and endearing to watch.But choosing a name for these little characters can be a challenge. Thankfully there are plenty of ideas from other turtle and tortoise enthusiasts. Check out these names for a […]

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‘Good Morning America’ promotes child drag queen

‘Good Morning America’ promotes child drag queen

on November 25, 2018, 7:36 AM / in National News, People

(LifeSiteNews) – The sexualization and “gender fluidity” of children got one of its most mainstream boosts yet this month, as “Good Morning America” (GMA) devoted a segment to prepubescent “drag artist” Desmond Napoles. Napoles, known onstage as “Desmond is Amazing,” is a self-described “androgynous drag kid” who identifies as gay (though it’s unclear if he understands the term’s implications). He reportedly started displaying […]

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Happy Thanksgiving Weekend

Happy Thanksgiving Weekend

on November 25, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

Okay we are down for the weekend…. still we wish a great Thanksgiving Weekend to you all. This is a distinctively American holiday, and one that I’ve always thought of as a bookend to July 4. July 4 celebrates our assertion of national independence and of the human right to self-government. Thanksgiving acknowledges the limits of human self-assertion and acknowledges gratitude for the […]

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Family: Anne Shaw was a woman of faith and resolve

Family: Anne Shaw was a woman of faith and resolve

on November 24, 2018, 7:06 AM / in People

By Brandon Shields  |  Jackson Sun A person Clark Shaw didn’t know walked up to him, gave him a hug and told how nice his mother was. They were at the Shaws’ family restaurant, Old Country Store, and the stranger was one who ate at the establishment many times over the years. Shaw’s mother, Anne, had passed away about 36 hours […]

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Grandma Accidentally Texts Wrong Person For Thanksgiving- Tells Him To…

Grandma Accidentally Texts Wrong Person For Thanksgiving- Tells Him To…

on November 24, 2018, 6:57 AM / in People

By Rusty |  Political Insider A woman in Mesa, Arizona tried texting her grandson with an invite for Thanksgiving dinner, and accidentally sent it to the wrong person – but the story gets truly heartwarming after that. Wanda Dench, the grandmother, accidentally sent her message to 17-year-old high school senior Jamal Hinton. It contained details for the family’s upcoming Thanksgiving dinner. Hinton asked […]

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manna from heaven

manna from heaven

on November 24, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

Thanks to Jackie for alerting this note from Rory. This is a reprint from 2015.  by Rory Outside my window this morning, the world is white. Here in Indiana, the snow comes much earlier than it does at home in Tennessee.  Some years it doesn’t snow at all there.  So when I saw the flakes start falling two days ago, […]

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J.D. Tippit

J.D. Tippit

on November 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s  November 22, 2018. The images from Dallas on this date in 1963 fade just a little bit each year. And for those old enough to remember, those images seemed indelible: the faces of the Dealey Plaza crowd turning instantly from happy to horrified; the mortally wounded president lurching forwards in his convertible; the protective reaction of the […]

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Quote for Today November 22nd

Quote for Today November 22nd

on November 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.” Winston Churchill

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Roy Clark Dies At 85

Roy Clark Dies At 85

on November 16, 2018, 7:41 AM / in People

by Ammoland Roy Clark, the legendary ‘superpicker’, GRAMMY, CMA and ACM award winner, Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry member and co-host of the famed ‘Hee Haw’ television series, died today at the age of 85 due to complications from pneumonia at home in Tulsa, Okla. Roy Clark’s decade-defying success could be summed up in one word — […]

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Aeneas’ Harlan remembered for business abilities, Downtown loyalty

Aeneas’ Harlan remembered for business abilities, Downtown loyalty

on November 15, 2018, 9:34 AM / in People

In Honor of our Friend and his Family Story by Brandon Shields  |   Jackson Sun Aeneas founder Jonathan Harlan kept his life largely private outside of his business and political ventures. So it was a shock to most in the room when Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist announced Harlan’s passing at the age of 55 at the end of Tuesday’s City Council meeting. […]

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a bus full of joy

a bus full of joy

on November 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

by Rory | Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 Our bus driver Russell is special. When our career took off in 2008 and we first started having to travel all across the country and visit radio stations and play shows… Joey didn’t like flying.  She wanted to be able to take a bus – to make it feel more like being at […]

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Marvel Comics’ Stan Lee dies at age 95

Marvel Comics’ Stan Lee dies at age 95

on November 13, 2018, 8:22 AM / in People

Stan Lee, the legendary Marvel Comics writer and editor who helped revolutionize the comic book industry and created dozens of iconic superheroes, died Monday after being rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles. He was 95. The cause of death was not immediately known. Lee was forced to cancel numerous appearances earlier this year after he fell ill with pneumonia. […]

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Country singer kicked off tour after wearing MAGA hat, holding Chick-Fil-A cup on Facebook

on November 13, 2018, 7:58 AM / in National News, People

Country music singer and “America’s Got Talent” finalist Benton Blount likes to post memes to Facebook “poking fun at politics,” but he never suspected he would lose a gig because of his conservative views. “I don’t understand what’s going on,” Blount told The Greenville News. Blount posted a picture to his Facebook page on Election Day that showed him eating a […]

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Man finds his wife’s ring at burnt home

on November 13, 2018, 6:26 AM / in People

The wildfires ripping through California have engulfed thousands of homes, but one man found a treasured possession still intact when he returned to the spot where his house once stood. Jake Olsen, an officer with the state’s Department of Fish and Wildlife, was helping to evacuate a retirement community while his own home in Paradise, Calif., burned to the ground in the Camp Fire. His wife and […]

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15 Things You Should Never Leave in the Car

15 Things You Should Never Leave in the Car

on November 10, 2018, 8:08 AM / in People

Your vehicle should be used for transportation, not storage. Keeping these items in the car could hurt your health and security. Most medicine should be left at room temperature, but a car will rarely stay at that point when not in use. Heat probably won’t make your drugs directly harmful, but it could make them less effective. Check out these things […]

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