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September 23, 2013
Former Secret Service Agent Honors Anniversary of Kennedy Assassination
By Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin
On November 22, 1963, the nation mourned as the life of one of its most beloved presidents, John F. Kennedy, was cut short. Fifty years later, that day remains a turning ...
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September 18, 2013
Couple behind 'The Vow' coming to Chattanooga Sept. 24
By Kim & Krickitt Carpenter
Written by Susan Pierce How the two rekindled their love and kept the commitment promised in their marriage vows was recorded in their 1996 book, "The Vow: The Kim and Krickitt ...
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September 17, 2013
No Child Left Untableted
By Joel Klein
Written by Carlo Rotella Sally Hurd Smith, a veteran teacher, held up her brand-new tablet computer and shook it as she said, "I don't want this thing to take over my classroom."; It was late June, a month before the ...
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September 17, 2013
How event planners started in the industry
By Brian Lord
What Was Your Big Break?"In college, when I planned the annual fashion show. It was a dream: I had a full staff and large budget."; Cornell F. Woodson, founder and event planner, Fuego Events, New York"I had ...
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September 16, 2013
Elizabeth Smart talks adversity at Healthy Woman event
By Elizabeth Smart
Written by Shae Johnson More than 450 people turned out Friday evening to hear abduction survivor Elizabeth Smart speak during the Seventh Anniversary Celebration of Healthy Woman, ...
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September 12, 2013
Intense video confession sent to founder of because I said I would. [Video]
By Alex Sheen
On August 9th, a man sent a message to our Facebook page asking for my help. We receive thousands of messages each month, but this particular message was unfortunately ...
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September 11, 2013
Thanks, Diana Nyad -- for Proving Persistence Pays
By Terry Savage
Diana Nyad has been my hero for a long time, and she has always been a lesson for all of us in the importance of persistence -- even when she failed. And now, she's done what no one else has ...
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September 11, 2013
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic the First Commercial Space Flyer (Video)
By Richard Branson
It seems that Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic may well be the first commercial space flight company. The most resent test flight of Virgin Galactic space plane SpaceShipTwo, ...
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September 10, 2013
The Swag Bag Dilemma
By Chester Elton
I have been to a lot of conferences and conventions-hundreds of them. I'm not kidding. And I've been adult trick-or-treating in the expos on many occasions, dashing from booth to booth, collecting whatever it was they ...
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September 09, 2013
Jeff and Karen Saturday to receive Pathfinder Award
By Jeff Saturday
Indiana Sports Corp will recognize former Indianapolis Colts All-Pro Jeff Saturday and his wife, Karen, with the 2013 Pathfinder Award. The couple will receive the award on Nov. 19 at ...

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