Marilyn Laws Porter

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Enjoying the last days of autumn
November 8, 2007
I went for a bike ride Sunday. It was a beautiful day in the 70s, so I took advantage of what may be the last of our lingering warm autumn days. Since I was gone for two weeks and then had the flu for a couple of weeks, I haven’t felt much like doing anything except spending time on the couch with a book or watching Ellen or Oprah. It felt good to stretch my legs and my lungs and take in the vanishing beauty of the season.
Bits and Pieces
October 25, 2007
Grandson puts football on the agenda
September 7, 2007
Summer, heat signal reminiscence
August 23, 2007
Adoption gift of love to all in family
July 12, 2007
Adoption can be exciting and emotional for a family.
Summer enjoyments timeless, free
June 28, 2007
Summer provides simple pleasures.
Adults teach children through actions
Bits and Pieces
June 14, 2007
Bits and Pieces
Families to offer used items at city sale
June 14, 2007
CPA Park will be the city’s garage sale headquarters starting at 7:30 a.m. Saturday. Residents and visitors will gather at the park at Ninth and Main streets to plan a day of bargain hunting on a citywide scale.
Time, grandchildren march on
May 31, 2007
Father’s love motivates crusade
May 17, 2007
What seems like only a few years has turned into 11 since I first noticed a petite little girl at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in Baldwin. She caught my eye not only because of her sweet face, but because her baldness announced at this particular event she was a cancer survivor.

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