The Sunday Message

If I couldn’t handle not being good at something, then how could I consider myself a successful person? – Gerald Hodges

Four years ago, Gerald Hodges made his high school swim team — perhaps the only kid to ever make a high school swim team without a clue how to swim.

Hodges is pretty good in other sports, but not swimming.

“On the Road” with Steve Hartman has the rest of Gerald’s story by clicking HERE.

Have a great week!

 

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The Sunday Message

Watch this to make you feel better!

From CBS Evening News…

Miami preschoolers Jia Sarnicola and Zuri Copeland say they are not just best friends. In fact, Jia and Zuri truly believe they’re twins. They’re just 4 years old, but grown-ups could learn a lot from them. Steve Hartman reports, On The Road.

 

Have a great week!

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Terrific News Tuesday

When Mother Nature is at its worst, human nature is at its best. The challenge will be, as the flood waters recede, will we still be able to love at these same record levels? – Steve Hartman, CBS News

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

This week there’s only one story I found that merits attention in this week’s TNT column…

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Terrific News Tuesday

Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end. – Scott Adams

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Help with Hurricane Harvey
  • On the Road for the Eclipse
  • Mining Ban near Yellowstone
  • Kansas City Royals
  • Driverless Pizza Delivery

Help with Hurricane Harvey

Here’s how you can help Texas residents impacted by Hurricane Harvey (WaPo):

The American Red Cross is encouraging people to donate money on its website or to text 90999 to donate $10. The organization is also asking for volunteers.

Other organizations include the Salvation Army, Samaritan’s Purse, and Heart to Heart International.

More information can be found HERE.

Please help where you can!

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Terrific News Tuesday

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. – Anne Frank

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Purple Heart Medals
  • United Nations Security Council
  • Shoplifting
  • Saving His Music
  • Jackpots

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Terrific News Tuesday

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance. – Confucius

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • KettleHouse Amphitheater
  • State Bar Exam
  • All Iowa Lawn Tennis Club
  • Amazon Prime Day
  • 7-Eleven Day

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Terrific News Tuesday

A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination. – Nelson Mandela

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Flag Day
  • Free Taco Tuesday
  • U.S. Beef to China
  • USS Gabrielle Giffords
  • Jimmy Carter
  • On the Road

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Terrific News Tuesday

There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge. – Bertrand Russell

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Memorial Day
  • Montana Ag Summit 2017
  • On the Road
  • CMR Softball
  • Spring Fling Hoop Thing

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Terrific News Tuesday

Follow your dreams, believe in yourself and don’t give up. – Rachel Corrie

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Military Retirees & Montana
  • Special U.S. House Election
  • National EMS Week
  • Quality Life Concepts Desperados
  • On the Road

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Terrific News Tuesday

We are always the same age inside. – Gertrude Stein

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial & Zinke
  • On the Road
  • Chobani Yogurt
  • Coachella 2017
  • Stanley Cup & NBA Playoffs

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