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Making Your Home Safe For Clinton’s Birdlife

Making Your Home Safe For Clinton’s Birdlife The thick woods and wetlands of Mississippi make a perfect breeding ground for wildlife of all types, and birds are no exception. Clinton in particular is home to dozens of bird species, including the distinctive red cockaded woodpecker and curious frigate bird, as highlighted by Bird Watchers Digest. Clearly, keeping these…

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Tips to Repay Your Loans

Going to college is a privilege, but it’s a privilege that often comes at a steep price. Among college graduates, 69% of students graduate with an average debt of $29,800. Secondary education is considered necessary for entry into a profitable field, which makes the rising cost of tuition a questionable practice at best. But we…

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Strategies to Improve Your Photography Skills

Citation:©[Patrick Fore]/Unsplash Your ability to capture the world’s beauty in your camera lens can only go so far if you’re running low on inspiration. While there’s no such thing as perfection in the arts, every photographer has their own individual standard to meet for their work. So if you aren’t satisfied with your current abilities…

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Poverty is Affecting Clinton Schools

How Poverty is Affecting Clinton Schools In Clinton, the poverty rate is 14.3% – slightly higher than the national average. This can cause significant stress on local families, many of whom are paying bills paycheck to paycheck. The implications of this trend don’t stop at overworked parents, however. Children are also feeling the stress. According to a…

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4 Easy Ways to Prevent Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)

Citation:©[sebra]/Adobe Stock Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) describes the pain one feels in their muscles, nerves, and tendons after they perform a repetitive task for long hours. RSI is especially prominent at the workplace, particularly in an office setting. If you sit at a desk for most of the day and aren’t careful, you could overwork…

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Most Beautiful Places in the World You Must Experience

CITATION: “© [skeeze] / Pixabay” The world is full of remarkable and breathtaking spectacles. There are so many exotic and beautiful places to visit in a lifetime that all offer a different experience and spectacular scenery. Discover some of the most beautiful places in the world that are both picturesque and Instagram-worthy. Machu Picchu, Peru…

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Latest US Construction Spending Report Shows Decline In December

Residential construction and government projects have declined after U.S. construction spending dropped by 0.6% in December, the U.S. Department of Commerce reported Monday, March 4. The setback followed a 0.8% rise in spending in November. The Commerce Department reports that residential construction dropped by 1.4% and spending on government projects declined by 0.6%. These numbers…

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Businesses Preparing For IPO Say Climate Change Is A Risk

A growing number of companies filing for IPO say that climate change is a threat to their business. According to Quartz, up to 15% of companies have mentioned climate change in their pre-IPO filings, a 10% increase since 2009. The share of companies mentioning climate change in their initial public offering (IPO) registration documents has…

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