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Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Although we know we’ll die someday, many of us have not written a Last Will and Testament. Approximately 55 percent of American adults do not have a will in place, according to LexisNexis, a legal resource center.

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Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

Saturday night while watching the NASCAR race, I saw a Chevy truck commercial that sparked the subject of this piece.  This little boy was playing with his toy truck, as little boys do, and he hears the sound of an engine nearing.  His dad was coming home from work in his Chevy.

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Monday, October 17th, 2011

Boys Will Be Men: From personal observation—and I realize that doesn’t mean it’s set in stone—it seems that boys without a positive role model and direction, struggle more than girls who don’t have a positive female role model.  Maybe, it’s because women are such nurture

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Sunday, October 16th, 2011

The life of British Lt. Col. T. E. Lawrence was portrayed in “Lawrence of Arabia,” a famous film of the early 1960s.

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Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Change is never an easy thing but we at Beech Tree News appreciate the patience of our loyal readers during our transition to BTN 2.0.  The response we've received has been extremely positive about the new site.

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Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Underestimated allies of freedom are judges who uphold constitutional government and smack down regulatory agencies when they cross the line. 

In recent months, we’ve had some stellar rulings by fair-and-balanced judges. 

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Most of us have several friends, but some of our friends have stood by us more closely than others. Four of my friends have stood by me for years.

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Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

When Men Cook: Growing up in a rural area, I noticed something about men in the community.  Several of them could cook, but their cooking was very food-specific.  My dad is a good example.  He often cooked Sunday morning breakfast for the family, and when he did, he really laid out a spread.  He

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Monday, October 10th, 2011

One of the lessons that may be gleaned from the life of the late Apple icon Steve Jobs isn't being talked about in many places.  Sure, we all know about the founding of Apple, his firing, Pixar,  his rehiring, MacIntosh computers,  iP

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Saturday, October 8th, 2011

One of Kentucky’s best-kept secrets is the Barren Academy of Virtual and Expanded Learning.

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