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Waynedale Leisure & Entertainment

Kick back and relax, you deserve it! All of the stories in this section are unique, original entertainment by our local Waynedale, (Fort Wayne) Indiana columnists, created just especially for you. Our columnists love to hear from their dedicated readers, view our columnist's biographies and e-mail them here.

A BYTE OF KNOWLEDGE

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Internet Plagiarism!

 

It is easier to copy work than come up with your own, especially when you are a student doing a research paper that is due in one day. "Geez! I can't write a paper in one day!" Well, if Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence in one night, then surely a student can write a paper about something.

Although it isn't against a state or federal law to plagiarize, (unless it is copyrighted) it is against every schools' code of ethics. A student found to...

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CUB PACK 3352 INVADES ART SOURCE

Details (L to R) Members John and Rob Dukarski of Cub Scout Pack 3352 from Pleasant Center Elementary exhibit their art work to earn their Academic Art Pin.

Cub Scout Pack 3352, sponsored by Pleasant Center Elementary School, Corner of Bluffton Road and Pleasant Center Road, recently asked Doni Adam, a member of Fort Wayne Art Source, if their Wolf and Bear Dens could visit the Art Gallery to work on earning their Scouting Academic Art Pin and Belt Loop. Doni's answer? " . . . of course they could; we would be delighted!"

It was a very enthusiastic group of 12 boys that showed up for instructions. The Scouts studied 'primary colors', mixed...

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CRACKED POT

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A short story. Just in case any of you were feeling a little imperfect. A water bearer in India had two large pots, each hung on the ends of a pole which he carried across his neck. One of the pots had a crack in it, while the other pot was perfect and always delivered a full portion of water.

 

At the end of the long walk from the stream to the house, the cracked pot arrived only half full. For a full two years this went on daily, with the bearer delivering only one and a half pots full of...

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BILLIARDS NEWS & VIEWS

Details Below is Waynedaler Mike Willman lining up on the eight ball. Mike plays in (PLAYFAIR LEAGUES) Tuesday and Wednesday nights.  Hobbies are riding his Harley Davidson and his favorite Pro Football team is the Indianapolis Colts. Mike owns a lawn care service.

Hello I have Waynedaler Mike Willman and (2) Tournaments to cover this issue.

 

First the Valentines Scotched Doubles Tournament held Sat. Feb. 9th, 2002 at Mickey & Billys in Southtown Mall.

1st Place and Champions: Laura Webber & Mike Hoppel

2nd Place (Runner Up): Melissa Turnpaugh & Arnold Helgesen

3rd Place: Cindy Wigfield & Paul Conway

4th Place: Juana Fuentes & John Adamonis

 

Next the (4) Man Team Tournament held Sat. Feb. 23th, 2002 at Side Pocket Pub in Georgetown North.

1st...

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SCOUTING SMOKE SIGNALS

Details Shaun Cunningham-Pack 3025 proudly displays his 2nd place ribbon and Pinewood Derby car.

TROOP 44 APPOINTS FIRST FEMALE ASSISTANT SCOUTMASTER

Jack Shepard, Scoutmaster of Troop 44 announced the appointment of Anita "Nana" Weyer as Troop 44's First-Ever (as far as we know) female Assistant Scoutmaster at the troop's Court of Honor held Monday, April 8, 2002 at the Scout Cabin, corner of Lower Huntington Road and Ardmore Avenue.

"Anita is no newcomer to the scouting scene," said Jack, "She went through Scoutmaster training in the same class that I went through. Anita is fully...

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WAYNEDALE SCRIBES’ CORNER

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(After 32 years of annual fishing tips we found that every trip has brought us something to remember and some things we'd like to forget.)

 

Our gear was all packed,
We were ready to leave,
When wails from the bathroom,
Like you wouldn't believe.

 

Wife was rinsing her dentures,
To make 'em fresh for the trip,
If to err is human,
She made that kinda slip.

 

She dropped both plates,
Into that ceramic pot,
And flushed them down,
The you-know-what!

 

Said I, "I'm not delayin',
For something so...

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