Monthly Archives: June 2011

Thank You!

In the first 24 hours after I put up the post “Tell the Corps: Do The Right Thing!” 265 people read the blog post. Many have emailed me, saying they were planning to or already had written Mr. Pogue at … Continue reading

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Tell the Corps: Do The Right Thing!

This post will be longer than usual. I hope you will bear with me – there are some good people who could use your help. But first, some background. Mississippi County, Missouri, is a place where many people’s roots go … Continue reading

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What Matters

Some of the stories of the great Mississippi River Flood of 2011 being presented to me are complex and multi-layered and involve sorting through decisions which were made that benefited some and seriously hurt others. Such a story will be … Continue reading

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