Category Archive: Global

Jun 29 2016

Plan While You Can

VICTIMS OF DRUNK DRIVING LEND THEIR FACES, VOICES IN EFFORT TO SPARE OTHERS FROM TRAGIC, LIFE-CHANGING CONSEQUENCE (put in small letters) – A prisoner in his own body. This is how Sean Carter describes his life following his fateful decision 11 years ago to get into a vehicle driven by a drunk driver. When the …

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Jun 22 2016

Doping Seniors

1 in 5 Nursing Home Residents Are Given Drugs That Are Unnecessary and Extremely Dangerous By Mark Hollis Nursing homes in Texas rank among the nation’s worst offenders in improperly prescribing antipsychotic medications, according to new data that sheds light on the state’s inadequate attempts to deal with the problem of chemical restraint of vulnerable …

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Jun 22 2016

Facing Mass Killers

Employer to Teach Active Shooter Response Training Mechele Mills In light of the increasing number of mass shootings in the U.S., most recently in Orlando, FL, BBB felt it appropriate to offer the following tips on how to keep your employees safe should your organization ever be faced with an active shooter situation. It is …

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Oct 08 2014

Ebola: Fight the Disease, not the Victims

The spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa is a global health emergency. Countries around the world must join together to mobilize the resources, build the isolation units, supply the needed medicine, doctors, nurses and support personnel needed to isolate and treat those afflicted, track down and monitor those who might have been in …

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Oct 05 2014

What Can We Learn From Suffering?

We learn that even though something bad may happen, in the end, something good will happen,” says Elizabeth, 9. “My cousin’s parents got divorced, but it turned out to be kind of a good thing because she got to get a kitten.” Well, even cat lovers will agree that a kitten is no substitute for …

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Sep 27 2014

The Little Train That Won’t: The Republican party’s refusal to invest in America’s collapsing infrastructure is a recipe for disaster.

I love groups with the gumption to take on big tasks and do what needs to be done — can-do groups that can, and do. But, uh-oh, here comes The Little Train That Couldn’t. I’m talking about Congress. Since the earliest days of our US of A, the most basic task of this legislative body …

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Dec 08 2013

Breakfast Longview Museum of Fine Arts style

Longview Museum of Fine Arts will provide a breakfast buffet of waffles, bacon, sausage, casseroles, yogurt and fruit catered by Perfect Catering for $20 per person on Saturday. Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit each table and elves will help with stories and art projects. Come start your holiday off right! Twenty vendors will set …

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Oct 05 2013

It’s all their fault: The shutdown as well as the looming debt ceiling crisis is entirely a Republican Party production.

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Everyone pretty much agrees that what’s going on in Washington right now ranks up there with the dumbest, most destructive episodes in our history. We are a great and powerful country, on the cusp of achieving that “Shining City upon a Hill” status that Puritan leader John Winthrop talked about nearly 400 years ago. I …

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