Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Day the Music Died

photocredit:  surfballroom.com BY: RACHEL SMITH A long long time ago I can still remember how That music used to make me smile And I knew if I had my chance That I could make those people dance And maybe they'd be happy for a while But February made me shiver With every paper I'd deliver Bad news on the doorstep I couldn't take one more step I...
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Wake Me Up, Before You Go-Go

photocreidt: newsmax.com BY: RACHEL SMITH Does anyone else agree that it’s REALLY hard to get out of bed this time of the year?  The darkness…the cold.  It’s not easy to leave the comfortable cocoon of my nice, warm bed to face another day in the frozen tundra. And as hard as is it for me to get myself...
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The dreaded New Year’s Resolution

photocredit:  health.com BY: RACHEL SMITH As we close out another fantastic year at the Clear Lake Area Chamber, I can’t help but think of the upcoming year.  It’s human instinct, really, to be curious about the future, and there’s no better time to ponder the possibilities of having a ‘clean slate’ than the first day of the...
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