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Waynedale Opinion Articles

Our local writers give you insight of their original opinions on the latest Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana news and entertainment topics. Movie, restaurant, show and event reviews are in this section.

IN FAITH

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Scared Straight

 

It seems that some TV and radio preachers are obsessed with the message that the end of the world is near and we better be ready to meet the Lord in the clouds.

It reminds me of the time Dad and Mom took us to a revival meeting at the church in South Whitley that we attended. The evangelist was really preaching about being ready to join Jesus in the air. It was a strong message, and the results were, several people responded to the altar call.

Dad and I were talking about...

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HOMETOWN VIEWS

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Ooooooohhh I have to tell you about a place that will bring back a lot of memories if you were raised up in the era of the 40's or maybe even the 50's. It was called 'George's' and it's on Jefferson Street in Huntington, Indiana. I think maybe the full name is George's Hot Dog Stand; I saw it printed both ways. It first appears to be a small 'hole-in-the-wall' place.

Tubby Hubby and I were out joy riding and decided to stop somewhere and get a snackypoo. As usual I had our Entertainment...

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“WHAT'S AT STAKE?”

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THAT'S THE WAY I SAW IT

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Young Kids Don't Belong In Major League Dugouts

The USA Today, October 28, 2002 issue had an article, "Family Oriented Giants Hope MLB Doesn't Ban Children From Dugouts." I'm sure many Major League players would like to have their sons in the dugout during one of their games. Dusty Baker was quoted: "The topic likely will be discussed during baseball's winter meetings. I'm just hoping they don't come up with some Darren Baker rule that prohibits kids from being in the dugouts."

With the...

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EDITORIAL

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Recently, I had the opportunity to visit Maplewood Elementary School here in Waynedale to help recruit Scouts for Boy Scout Troop 44, Cub Scouts for Cub Pack 3044, and Girls for Girls Scout Troop 850. I was impressed with the smooth way the school was being run. Of course some of the students were a little exuberant but then I think they wanted to show off a little for the visiting uniformed Scout leaders, Troop 44 Scoutmaster Jack Shepard and Miami District Exec Dave Kinnee. Of course I was...

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AT THE MOVIES WITH KASEY BUTCHER

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Halloween is just around the corner. For some people that means trips to local "haunted houses," indulging in cheap, pre-trick-or-treating candy or terrorizing the neighborhood with stupid pranks. For me it meant roping my friends into what I thought was a great idea-"The Super Spooky Halloween Double Feature." So we went to see Red Dragon and The Ring, which scared me so badly, I was afraid to close my eyes and didn't fall asleep until 2:30 the next morning.

Red Dragon, the prequel to The...

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