Dr. Bill Atwood

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    A country of blessings

    Today the nation takes the day to express thanks to God for the many blessings that we receive each day. We are truly blessed in this nation and we are envied by most people around the globe.

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    Handmade treasures

    Shopper’s, start your engines. This coming Saturday the Christmas shopping season begins in our local area. From now until just before Dec. 25, the local churches will be hosting a number of sales at various locations allowing those of us with little to no talent when it comes to making handmade...

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    Ho ho ho Semper Fi

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year. In fewer than six weeks it will be Christmas Day and all of the preparations and decorating will have caused us to work harder as well as to sit back and enjoy the festivities of the holiday season.

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    Honoring veterans

    During the next few days, we will all have the opportunity to spend 48 hours honoring people who are truly heroes amongst us. On Tuesday, we will stop what we are doing as a nation and collectively honor every single person who has served in the military defending this nation. Many have served in...

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    Too busy to vote ... shame on you

    Tuesday is Election Day. This is the moment when "We the People" walk into the booth and cast our ballots for the people we support and your decisions on the propositions before us.

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    A welcome to Liam

    During the next couple of weeks, a baby boy will be born into my family turning Carol and I into a great aunt and great uncle respectively. Liam will arrive into a loving family surrounded by the adults he will get to know during his formative years. His first sight of us will be gushing and smiling...

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    White House coward

    Let's be honest about Barack Obama. He is an outstanding campaigner and he was a tremendous community organizer. His ability to motivate and excite crowds served him well in his endeavors and his speech in the Democratic National Convention on behalf of Bill Clinton's re-election electrified that...

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    Fall Festival

    This weekend we will be able to gather in the Oakhurst Community Park with friends and neighbors at the Oakhurst Area Chamber of Commerce sponsored Fall Festival.

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    The week that was

    Back in the 1960s, David Frost and a few other very talented folks hosted a television show, "That was the week that was." Each week satire was used to poke fun at the politicians and the events of the world as they pertained to politics.

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    Community calvary

    Last week in my column I mentioned having friends who had been evacuated from Bass Lake Heights and did not know if they had a house or not. Thankfully my friends' home survived. It was pink from the fire retardant, but it survived.

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