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Parenting sometimes requires tough love

Toya Graham has gotten a lot of publicity for pulling her teenage son out of a protest in Baltimore. We feel she deserves all of the credit she’s getting and hope that it shows tough love still has a place in parenting. (May 4, 2015, Page 4)

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    Who turned out the light?

    Columnist Ryan Miller wants to teach his two daughters that while everyone is naughty once in awhile, inside themselves and around the word, good can be found.  (September 28, 2014, Page 2C)

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      Our View

      With stories of child abuse in so many forms making the headlines these days, Our View looks at the recent story of a parent leaving his child in a cranked vehicle while he went into a casino and urges everyone to help end disregard for the safety of our most vulnerable. (September 15, 2014, Page 4)

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        As children grow up and change, so do we

        New family and life columnist Lisa Coleman learned to be careful what you wish for when your children are small. (June 27, 2014, Page 1B)

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          Dads Aren’t So Dumb

          Jimmy Reed recalls, with Father’s Day approaching, an initiation ceremony into the Mohicans club as a youngster, and how it was one of several times he discovered — later — that his father wasn’t nearly as dumb as he thought. (June 10, 2014, Page 4)

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            Thanks, Screech

            Local columnist Jimmy Reed got a well-timed message from an unusual friend — a one-legged blue jay he’d nicknamed Screech — that continued kindness overcomes self-pity. (May 20, 2014, Page 4)

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              Your mother — your own personal MVP

              With Mother’s Day coming up Sunday, Editor Don Whitten takes a look at what all mothers do for their families and how there’s no real way to calculate all of the value of that work, influence and inspiration. (May 9, 2014, Page 4A)

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                Growing with Grace

                Learning to relate to both daughters is a growing skill, according to columnist and father Ryan T. Miller. (May 2, 2014, Page 1B)

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                  Yik Yak, don’t talk back

                  Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a closer look at the Yik Yak concern and how school officials are urging parents to talk to their kids about the problem and dealing with it. (April 10, 2014, Page 4A)

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                    Climbing the walls, small-town style

                    Senior Staff Writer Lucy Schultze writes about the problems parents with small children can have getting enough activity for their kids in the winter and says the Oxford Park Commission’s decision to have a free-play session will make a big difference. (January 24, 2014, Page 4A)

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