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Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson - Wayne Independent
FERGUSON, Mo. — Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly two weeks ago.
The Talker: Lose weight now, with the Amazing Pageant Mom Tapeworm Diet - Wayne Independent
Pageant Moms often get a bad rap. They’re truly not all the ultra-competitive, live-vicariously-through-your-daughter type that’s so often played up in stereotypes. But then there’s this story of a mother who totally lost perspective, and her jar of ...
Movie review: 'When the Game Stands Tall' falls short - Wayne Independent
“When the Game Stands Tall” is less about football and more about family, faith and fellowship. Loosely based on the story of the De La Salle High School (Concord, California) football program and its record 151-game winning streak – the longest in ...
Morning Jolt: U.S. ‘looking at all options’ to stop ISIS - Wayne Independent
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that “We’re looking at all options” when it comes to stopping the terrorist group ISIS, including going into Syria to fight the group. So far the U.S. has only attacked the group in Iraq. Hagel also said, "This is ...
Morning Minutes, Aug. 22 - Wayne Independent
Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote. Word of the Day supplant suh-PLANT transitive verb; To take the place of (another), especially through intrigue or underhanded tactics ...
Matthew T. Mangino: The constitutional right to bear … cameras - Wayne Independent
Ferguson, Missouri, has stumbled into the national spotlight for all the wrong reasons. From the tragic homicide of Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, at the hands of the police, to the large-scale protests—peaceful and violent — to the para-military ...
Movie review: 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' was worth the wait - Wayne Independent
“Sin City,” the groundbreaking, eye-popping, green screen-filled adaptation of Frank Miller’s comic books, was released in 2005. A sequel was announced almost immediately. It’s been a long time between that announcement and this new film, which is ...
Digital Media Marketing: Video for your local business - Wayne Independent
Shoppers are watching more videos than ever on their tablets and smartphones, offering yet another place to find business information. A quick online search might include a link to a video that answers a question or shows more information about a business ...
Movie review: Chloe Grace Moretz has true breakout role in 'If I Stay' - Wayne Independent
This adaptation of the 2009 young adult weeper of a novel by Gayle Forman about young love in the Pacific Northwest likes to cover moods and emotions. It ranges from sad to happy and from hopeful to tragic. And since it’s got music at its center, it goes ...
Health Watch: School allergy and asthma checklist - Wayne Independent
If your child has asthma or a food allergy, it is important that you prepare your child, their teacher, the school nurse, classmates and others about managing the condition and ways prevent exposure to triggers while at school. Here are some helpful tips ...