News for Friday, July 11, 2003


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It's almost time for football

By Doug Gorman

Freedom fighters issue call to arms - Diane Wagner

If everything goes right, we'll be looking back on this past Fourth of July as another historic Independence Day to celebrate in this country.

Everything happens for a reason - April Avison

True to form for a new mother, my sister Carla e-mails pictures of her six-month-old daughter about once a week.

?Roughing it' on the Fourth of July - Ed Brock

It was as the wife and I were strolling through the campground that we saw a second forest of satellite dishes.

Thrifting can be a Zen experience - Trina Trice

One man's trash is another man's treasure.

Music: ?State of Love and Trust' - Ryan Whelchel

Through the years, music has evolved many times. Sometimes at a very rapid rate, like a nitroglycerin fueled explosion and others at a very slow rate like a race between confused snails.

Forest Park Athletics building bright future

By Doug Gorman

Southerners can't give up grits - Bob Paslay

A friend of mine once asked me if the Civil War broke out again which side would I fight on. Without hesitation I said the South, of course.

Called for duty

By Ed Brock

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Jury acquits Chappell on two counts

By Ed Brock

Struggling to cope with an empty nest complex - Clay Wilson

My editor pointed out to me last week (editors are notorious for this sort of thing) that lately I've written several columns based on news items I had read.

Pass the champagne, brother - Justin Reedy

By this time next week I'll be hip-deep in preparations for my brother's wedding.

Rushing toward another dark age - R.H. Joseph

There is a misperception taking hold in America: we are permitting our most primitive stratum to define its war against culture as a battle among equals.

Board approves national search

By Trina Trice

Forest Park woman helping fellow seniors

By Justin Reedy

Rainy weather washes out racing at Thursday Thunder

By Jeffery Armstrong