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Reader’s Write

Posted January 11, 2017 at 9:58 am



by Rebecca Stockton

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a mental illness that is classified as a mood disorder. People who suffer from bipolar disorder experience elevated moods alternating with episodes of depression. Bipolar disorder has varying levels of severity, and, in really severe cases, there is a risk of suicide and self harm.

Famous people with bipolar disorder are or were: Carrie Fisher (actress, author); Robin Williams (actor); Chris Brown, (singer, rapper, dancer); Patricia Cromwell (crime writer); Richard Dreyfuss (actor); Patty Duke (actress); Larry Flint (publisher); Connie Frances (singer); Mel Gibson (actor, producer); Ernest Hemingway (American journalist); Jesse Jackson, Jr. (politician); Marilyn Monroe (actress); Abraham Lincoln (President); Albert Einstein (scientist); Edgar Allen Poe (poet and writer); Charley Pride (country

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    Remembering cruises and trips

    Posted January 4, 2017 at 9:49 am

    Have you made out your bucket list? Mine is almost complete. I’m glad I did my bucket list before I got too old to enjoy it.

    I love to snow ski, ride horses, clog, and ride

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    Ms. Mary Denton Pierce’s fudge

    Posted December 21, 2016 at 10:05 am

    My Home Economics teacher, Mary Denton Pierce, taught her students to make this fudge. I imagine many generations from CCHS have enjoyed it across the years.

    My Aunt Stella made it for our family after she

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    Readers Write …

    Posted December 15, 2016 at 10:51 am

    From the

    Magic Kingdom to Albany

    Hello, my name is Danny. I just recently moved here from Florida and found full time work in

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    Watching the pretty girls go by

    Posted November 2, 2016 at 7:58 am

    In late 1990 I started working at Ferguson Brothers Hardware in Albany. Anyone that is at least my age and has lived or been in or around Albany during the 80s and 90s has seen George Ferguson sitting at

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    Posted October 5, 2016 at 8:43 am

    Peace is an


    There is no such thing as peace. Peace is a human concept that has no place in the natural world. What we consider peace is an illusion, a temporary reprieve from

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    Charlene Conley, a longtime friend and co-worker

    Posted September 21, 2016 at 8:19 am

    My brother, Mark, and I watched the morning of September 6th as Lamon Hubbs planted our longtime friend and co-worker, Charline Conley, at Elk Spring Cemetery. Steve Lawson was also there, along with Lamon’s dad, Lamon. At the request

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