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Summer days and late-season softball success

Happy Thursday to all!

I hope this Thursday finds you well and enjoying these warmer temps. Iowa is truly a champion at giving us multiple seasons in one week, luckily this week we have found ourselves enjoying some real summer weather. My children are eating it up.


We will kick off this week's column with Bethlehem Lutheran's Pastor Mark Wilms giving us his weekly dose of "Coffee Shop Wisdom."

We have a few for you today, starting with "When angry, count to 10 before you speak. If very angry, 100" (I say something similar to my children).

Next, he shares "Nothing worth doing is completed...