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A meaningful time to remember
Words can hardly describe what it's like for an editor like myself to attend a ceremony such as the one held at Arlington National Cemetery Wednesday, memorializing the homecoming of Cecil Harris (see related story). It was surreal, and leaves me speechless, an appropriate parallel to how the family probably felt as their loved one was honored yesterday...
What's your level of awareness / knowledge about the amendments to the state constitution on the November election ballot?
 I know about all four of them, and know how I plan to vote on each one
 I know that there are amendments on the ballot, but am not fully informed about them
 I am primarily aware of one amendment and don't know about the others
 I did not know there were any amendments on the ballot

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Again in 2015, the Times-Gazette will have a team in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Bedford County. Upcoming fund-raisers include an outdoor craft fair on Nov. 22 in our parking lot. Contact our team co-captains, Lakita Victory and Adria Sharp, at 931-684-1200 for vendor information. The Relay For Life will be held 6 p.m. June 5, 2015, through 6 a.m. June 6 at Bedford County Agriculture and Education Center. For more information about the event, or to form your own team, go to http://www.t-g.com/bedfordtn
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