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Being a Woman Who Cares

The energy and electricity in the room were exhilarating. As the chatter increased and the wine glasses clinked, the anticipation escalated. Over 100 women had come together for the purpose of financially gifting a nonprofit […]

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Celebrate Independence Day

Writer  /  Frieda Dowler An event that draws the community of Greenwood together for one grand celebration is the annual Greenwood Freedom Festival. The festival commemorates summer traditions as they are passed from one generation […]

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B.P.O.E. – An Acronym

Writer  /  Frieda Dowler Photographer  /  Forrest Mellott “Best People On Earth” is often substituted for the official meaning of the acronym B.P.O.E., “Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.” In years past, the “Elks” organization […]

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OASIS Tutoring

Treasure, Learn and Create Writer / Jeff Madsen  Photographer / Chris Williams Moving his finger along the words on the page, Jim Anderson reads aloud in the nearly empty classroom. Jonathon, an audience of one, […]

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Candles Light the Way

Middle Davids Artisan Candles Writer  /  Frieda Dowler Photographer  /  Chris Williams Middle Davids Artisan Candles shop might have been named David and Son Artisan Candles, but it wouldn’t sound as unique, and a shop […]