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Stories from Monday, December 12, 2011

Safe Passage seeks support for domestic violence programs (12/12/11)
Three pots of beans were cooking on the stove, there were two kinds of cornbread, some amazing pickle relish and homemade cookies for desert. Safe Passage, the organization which assists victims of domestic violence in Izard and Fulton Counties, had lots to offer at its Nov. 29 bean dinner fundraiser, but diners were few...
Businesses help fill 'Military Love' boxes (12/12/11)
Two local businesses recently particpated to insure military personnel serving overseas are remembered this Christmas. Local organizer Kathi Blackwell enlisted the help of others to fill "Military Love" boxes for shipment to the troops. Dave and Debbie Gruger, owners of The Eagles Catch in Cherokee Village, and Kerry Evans, owner of Insta Smile in Hardy, contributed items, including more than 1,000 toothbrushes...