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The Snoop 12.25.2016

The (real) Reason For the Season “… the angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth, to a virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin’s ...

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The Snoop 11.24.2015

While I don’t necessarily subscribe to Al Gore’s theory of global warming, fall was sure a long time coming this year. The warmer temperatures hung on a lot longer than usual and even the fall colors were about a month ...

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The Snoop 10.28.2016

Driving along the Glade Top Trail Sunday afternoon I couldn’t help but think back over the years and some of the events I’ve attended there during the past, say, 40 years. I was traveling alone so I could think out ...

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The Snoop 10.6.2016

October 2-8 is National Newspaper Week. “Big whoop”, you may say. There won’t be any parades or  proclamations, and we certainly won’t be getting any time off to observe the special occasion. (We don’t get time off for much of ...

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The Snoop 9.29.2016

The world lost a couple of legends this past weekend with the passing of Arnold Palmer and Jean Shepard. You don’t have to be a golf fan or even follow sports to recognize the name Arnold Palmer. Arnie was not ...

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The Snoop 9.1.2016

The Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Breed Association will begin the 58th annual Show and Celebration of the organization on Labor Day, with the event scheduled to run the entire week, ending on Saturday night, Sept. 10, with the crowning of ...

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The Snoop 8.18.2016

The West Plains Daily Quill reported this week that Edward Henegar, owner of Dawt Mill, has made application with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to remove a portion of the Dawt Mill Dam. The Corps is expected to approve ...

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The Snoop 7.28.2016

For those who are just waking up from a six-months sleep, I remind you that next Tuesday is election day across Missouri. After listening to all the presidential debates and going through two national conventions – well almost through the ...

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The Snoop 5.5.2016

I don’t know if the fish are getting dumber or the fishermen are getting smarter, but this spring has seen an unusually high number of state records set by anglers. The Missouri Department of Conservation confirms that nine state records ...

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The Snoop 3.3.2016

Below are some interesting “facts” that were sent to the Herald recently. I guess they’re facts, although I accept no credit nor blame for their reliability. I must say, however, that each one was accompanied by a website where the ...

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