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As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Sunday Worship

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Beginning Sunday, July 28th, only a few days from the publication of today’s Independent, there will be a Sunday Morning Community Worship Service at the Plains Theater in Eads.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Willie the Best

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I just stepped out of a shop on Gary Avenue in my hometown of Fairfield and, much to my surprise, there he stood looking in a store window, a baseball player. I could tell he was a baseball player because he was dressed in his Birmingham Black Baron’s baseball uniform.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Root of All Evil?

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Money! There, did I get your attention?

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: To Each Her Own

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It was a beautiful fall day as I stopped at our post office here in Eads, Colorado. As I inserted my key in our mailbox, a lady nearby reached into her box to retrieve her mail.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: It is Good to Be Back

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This week’s column marks my return to the pages of this publication with a grateful heart. I am thankful to Publisher Betsy Barnett who gave me a hiatus of several weeks to recover from an illness that brought me down temporarily.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Oh Yes, They Do Fly By

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I’m certainly not a philosopher. I think one can earn a doctorate from a prestigious university if he or she earns the title.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Where to, 2024?

| Rich O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
We’re off and running in this new year dubbed twenty-twenty four or two thousand twenty-four. Where is this new year going to take me? Or should I say, “Where am I going to take this new year?” I am responsible for how I use these next three hundred sixty-five days, isn’t that correct?

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: 2024 is Here

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I believe one of the more helpful gifts one can provide for him or herself at the outset of a new year is a good deep breath. I came to realize that when I went to see my health provider recently.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Christmas is Here

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Christmas is here. Are these words that might have been spoken by you when you were a child? I remember that as a youngster Christmas could never arrive soon enough.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 7

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Our Odyssey is over. That is to say the travel portion is over.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 6

| Rich and Dianne O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Our Odyssey continues. However, our journey is coming near its end.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 5

| Rich and Dianne O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Our Odyssey continues. If you do not happen to read this column regularly, let me say that each week we will present a part of the journey that Dianne and I made recently.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 4

| Rich and Dianne O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Our Odyssey continues. If you do not happen to read this column regularly, let me say that each week we will present a part of the journey that Dianne and I made recently.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 3

| Rich and Dianne O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Our Odyssey continues. If you do not happen to read this column regularly, let me say that each week we will present a part of the journey that Dianne and I made recently.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 2

| Rich and Dianne O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Our Odyssey continues. If you do not happen to read this column regularly, let me say that each week we will present a part of a journey that Dianne and I made recently.

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Dream Unfolds, Part 1

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I’m not sure when I started thinking about such a journey, let alone seriously considered the possibility that it might actually come to pass.