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Queenie, world renowned as the “water skiing elephant” has died at the age of 58. Queenie died on Monday, May 30th at Wild Adventures Water & Theme Park in Valdosta, Ga.


The pachyderm had retired from a life of circus service in 2001. The highlight was her appear- ances on water skis, which were actually two pontoons welded together!


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A beautiful picture of a White Tailed Deer. The doe was enjoying a cool drink from a brook, while the rest of her herd were head- ing into the woods. - Valerie Pickens Photo


Pemi-Valley Habitat For Humanity Holding Fundraisers___________________________


Pemi-Valley Habitat for Humanity has two fun ways you can help our efforts to eliminate homelessness and poverty hous- ing from the Plymouth region.


Pemi-Valley Habitat for Humanity is holding a ‘Raising the Roof’ 50/50 Raffle.


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The ‘Raising the Roof’ 50/50 Raffle will assist Pemi-Valley


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