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Archive for October 2013


Abilene will light up with star power during the 2013-2014 Broadway Season with television stars from the most popular dance shows and a special star appearance from one of the most popular television shows in sitcom history. Last season, Abilene audiences reached record numbers when attending the Broadway series shows and this year looks to…

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Since We Last Spoke

1. The United Family Owners of the United Food Stores announces that they were being acquired by Albertson’s. I am glad that United will continue to operate under the United Banner. Jimmy Bailey, Steve Abel and I were praising the outstanding service and friendly people that work at United. United is a great corporate citizen.…

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I’ve watched with a touch of humor the rising Zombie fad, until I realized it’s not a fad, it’s a metaphor for our digital life. The Zombies are winning and their weapon of choice is the Cell phone. We’ve all seen them, the Zombie with cell phone in hand, wandering head down, oblivious to people,…

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How to Read People

I know how to not only read an individual, but also a crowd. Some people are harder than others, admittedly, but this generally holds true. One of the easiest ways to “read” a person is by voice inflection. At age 67, our financial world came tumbling down. When that happens that late in life, it…

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In Wes’ Words

Have you ever been caught “red-handed,” doing something you knew was wrong? How did you feel? You probably felt ashamed, embarrassed, humiliated, remorseful, and maybe even angry with yourself. Do you suppose that how Jonah felt as well?Jonah was on a ship, in the middle of a life-threatening storm. The sailors on board finally discovered…

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The Power Of One Is Strong

Joshua 23:10-11″One man of you shall chase a thousand. For Jehovah your God is He who fights for you, as He has promised you. And take good heed to yourselves that you love Jehovah your God”God can use you if you will let Him. Helen Keller said, “”I am only one, but still I am…

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