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Out and About – Week of August 29th

Weather is an easy topic to write about. It’s always there and, most of the time, its popularity is way below par. There’s nothing we can really do about it, especially here in Pure Michigan. As the old saying goes, “If you don’t like the weather here in Michigan, just wait five minutes.” I am as guilty as anyone when …

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2016 8 Aug 23     JD  Lab Rott

They call me “J.D”. I am one handsome dude with my black brindle markings. The ladies here think I am Lab and Rottweiler mix. I am about 5 years old. I like to take things easy and lay in the sun. Walking on a leash is a snap for me. I love to be with people. My Docket number is …

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Out and About – Week of August 22nd

If you have served in the Armed Forces and have a DD214, which serves as proof of your service, you can be a member of the American Legion. If you are a member of the American Legion and served in a combat zone, you are eligible to join the VFW (Veterans of a Foreign War). If you served in the …

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Mark My Words – No reason for a child to feel worthless

From time to time someone will post a status to their Facebook page that asks people to read, comment, share or post as their own status to help “spread the word” about a topic, cause or some event. The most recent one that has popped up within the last week reads: “With school starting I thought it would be nice …

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2016 Aug 17 Willow beagle

I am so cute, and quiet, and very sweet. Just call me “Willow”. The ladies here say I am about 7 years old. I am a tri-color beagle. One of the deputies picked me up, I had an injury but the local veterinarian treated me and I am doing well. My Docket number is B1516-000155 at the St. Joseph County …

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Out and About – Week of August 15th

I’m in pretty good health for a person my age. I’m diabetic, I’ve experienced a heart attack, I’ve had shingles, and last September my gall bladder was removed. I try to get plenty of rest, eat healthy meals, well most of the time, and try to exercise as much as I can. I have an occasional beer, but I don’t …

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