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The Excitement deserves to have a finish. The fallen characters deserve to be vindicated. The evil ones, held accountable. RLB4

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THE EXCITEMENT

Chapter 8 The Town With Mean Eyes, Part 3 John 1:5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. After the whipping, the good people in Town went home. They had seen enough. The less tender-hearted … Continue reading

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THE EXCITEMENT

Chapter 8 The Town With Mean Eyes, Part 2 Job 14:7 For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease. I don’t think … Continue reading

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The Black Doll

The Black Doll is a short story I decided to complete to help me get over my xenophobia of completing The Excitement. (Laugh, out loud.) In The Black Doll as well The Excitement, hope springs eternal. The good will overcome the … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 8 The Town With Mean Eyes, Part 1 2 Thessalonians 3:13 But as for you, brothers and sisters, do not grow weary of doing good. There was only one time in my life that I slept a more peaceful … Continue reading

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The Excitement

From me, Robin.  To you, my friends. Did you ever read a book from it’s end and then finish it at the beginning? No, you haven’t.  Don’t do that here, either. If you want to find out how we all … Continue reading

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THE EXCITEMENT

Chapter 6 THE POWERS THAT BE  (Part 2) Proverbs 13:20 He who walks with wise men will be wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm. “Three Kings Ace high.” Thomas Opson exhaled deeply after he showed it.  It … Continue reading

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Vive Charlie Hebdo!

Long live Charlie Hebdo! is the translation of this PNN story. Charlie Hebdo becomes a stand on principle. The latest edition of Charlie Hebdo shows a picture of the Prophet Muhammad under a caption that reads, “All is Forgiven”.  The … Continue reading

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In Memory of Charlie Hebdo and the Death of Free Speech.

DATELINE PARIS, FRANCE 1/7/2015   Parisians, Frenchmen, and the world remembers Charlie Hebdo.   This is war.  Prepare yourselves from Potneck to Paris. Free Speech was attacked yesterday by a violent middle eastern religion that has no tolerance for anyone … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 6 The Powers That Be  (Part 1) Romans 2:5 But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath against yourself for the day of God’s wrath, when his righteous judgment will be revealed. Thomas … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 5 The Turning Isaiah 59:8 The way of peace they know not; and there is no judgment in their goings: they have made them crooked paths: whosoever goeth therein shall not know peace. In the summer of 1856 the … Continue reading

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Ancient Knowledge

In the peace and quiet of your back yard, when you look up at the stars at night what do you see?  Do you see what the ancients saw?  Do you, can you, will you comprehend what they sought to … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 4 Riverboat Days Proverbs 20:29 The glory of young men is their strength and the beauty of old men is the gray head. Monday morning and fifty Monday mornings came and went.  The men worked hard and the Great … Continue reading

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“Stories From Potneck” on Page Two.

Honor.  Tradition.  Love.  Family.  Strength.  Courage.  Sacrifice. All of these words, and 1,000 more, define what is found in the lives of people from Potneck. In our newest feature, “Stories From Potneck”, PNN will share with you the power that fuels our lives.  Reading … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 3 Great Western Days Proverbs 14:4 Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox. July 1854 “Miss Eleanor, you and Samuel get ready to come with me, if you … Continue reading

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The Excitement

Chapter 2 THE MONKEY AND THE IGUANA When we reached the house Drew went by the fireplace to sit.  Once there, he soon fell asleep.  Mama went about her regular Sunday after Church routine of helping Miss Elly with the … Continue reading

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THE EXCITEMENT

Based on actual events occurring December 5th, 1856 in Dover, Tennessee. The following portrayals would have been very hard to photograph.   THE EXCITEMENT Chapter 1 “Turn with me in your Bibles, if you will, to Isaiah 1:15 and follow … Continue reading

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151 Years After Their Deaths, Ceremony Remembers And Honors 17 Civil War Soldiers in Stewart County.

In a solemn graveside ceremony held yesterday, Veteran’s Day, on the grounds of the Dover First Christian Church cemetery, local historian Dan Griggs led a Civil War Honor Guard, The Civil War Singers, actors, widows, musicians, and citizens in paying … Continue reading

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What Really Happened At Fort Donelson?

This is a brilliant synopsis of the Battle of Fort Donelson.  If you have not seen this video I encourage you to watch it and become more educated on this historical subject that we all, as Stewart Countians, have in … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget About Page Two!

Click on the link in the header at the top of the page to look at Page Two of PNN. PNN goes National, Global, and Geopolitical.  For a brief time this blurb will be up to remind our readers to … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Sunday School for November 2nd, 2014.

Criticism. Is it a good thing? Criticism, as defined in the dictionary, is the art of analyzing and evaluating the quality of one’s “work”.  It is the act of passing judgment as to the merits of the “work”. Is it … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Sunday School for October 19, 2014.

Sanctified Holy. Are you “sanctified holy”?  What does it mean to be, “sanctified holy”? Brother R.B. Dowd, may he rest in peace, was a former Pastor of the Long Creek Church of the Nazarene at Long Creek, TN.  He introduced … Continue reading

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STEWART COUNTY REBELS WIN!

DATELINE: Dover, TN 10/17/2014 From the opening kick-off until the final whistle, the SCHS Football Rebels played with the passion, speed, and intensity that we’ve been looking for all season and defeated the visiting and highly ranked Lewis County Panthers … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Sunday School for October 5th, 2014.

“God wants spiritual fruit, not religious nuts.” Matthew 13:51, 52 says, 51 Jesus said to them, “Have you understood all these things?“ They answered, “Yes, Lord.” 52 He said to them, “Therefore every teacher of the law who has become a … Continue reading

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Go Houston County Fighting Irish!

The Houston County Fighting Irish 2014 football squad is a team to remember for all time.  With stout determination and fearlessness they have battled all year to keep their numbers high but injuries have plagued them and their squad has dwindled to 14, barely … Continue reading

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