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Thursday, October 30, 2014

learning lessons

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Sometimes, local columnist Jimmy Reed writes, we must learn our lessons the hard way. Reed knows that through experience as he relates a story of his youth and a run-in with a scary character. (May 13, 2014, Page 4)

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    Grab the shovel, it’s getting deep

    Have you heard about all the joys of owning your own home? Just ask Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks, who had to deal with some of the not-so-fun benefits of home ownership on the just second night there. (December 6, 2013, Page 4A)

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      Mr. Hall’s 8 Ball

      Local columnist Jimmy Reed writes about mischief he got into as a youngster and the lesson he learned about leaving his name etched on items that didn’t belong to him. (November 5, 2013, Page 4)

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        Lawd Glad Received

        Local columnist Jimmy Reed asked his freshman composition students to write about either going back in time to change a bad mistake or to relive one of their best days, and ended up writing one for them about a meaningful fishing trip he made years ago. (April 10, 2012, Page 4)

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