TV shows put skills of parents in spotlight

Moms are a lot of things: Comforters. Referees. Cooks. Maids. Boo-boo healers. And thanks to the fascination with reality television, moms are stars, too. Nanny 911 and Supernanny...

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Home front

Coming clean Little ones can make some big messes. Here are a few kid-specific cleaning tips from The Maids Home Services: Remove chewing gum from clothing, shoes or other items by stashing the item in the freezer overnight, then gently...

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Playmate jailed on drug charges

...was the December 2006 Playboy Playmate of the Month and a personal trainer have been charged with trafficking cocaine after maids discovered a kilo of the drug in their hotel room. Kia Terrell Drayton, 24, and Otis Leon Story, 33, both of Atlanta...

Rants and raves

Comments from readers: I'M NOT A MAID, hotel maid, and I never have been, but I've stayed in a lot of hotels...service, the same as you do in a restaurant when you eat. The maids need those tips. They're not wealthy people. I'D LIKE...

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Free Housecleaning

...and undergoing chemotherapy, Summerville Maids is offering free housecleaning services...give back to the community, Summerville Maids is offering free housecleaning services...more information, contact Summerville Maids at (706) 830-3995.All consumers can...

Mary Jane Yarborough (MCCORMICK, S.C.)

...always be counted on to be there when needed. Mary loved children and spent time teaching them to play games such as "Old Maids" and "Go Fish" on the living room floor at Arch and Mattie's house. On birthdays and holidays, it was always a delight...

Ashleigh Marie Anderson - John Edward Wiedemann

...marriage by her father, the bride chose her sister, Ms. Lindsay Neel Anderson of North Augusta, S.C., to serve as her maid of honor. The groom chose his brother, Mr. Michael Ross Wiedemann of Columbia, S.C., to serve as his best man.

Elizabeth Leigh Bilodeau - Eric Michael Staggs

...given in marriage by her father. She chose her sister, Miss Gloria Fayelyn Bilodeau of Los Angeles, California to serve as her maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Mrs. Elizabeth Lanier Bilodeau of Augusta, sister- in- law of the bride, Dr. Lauren Schacter...

Professionals share advice on how to be a fabulous maid of honor

Jennifer Paik has been a maid of honor not once, not twice, but an...consultant: Writing and delivering the maid of honor's wedding toast. The first...from wedding experts on how to be a good maid of honor:SUPPORT THE BRIDE: While a...

Elise Ann Michael - Watson Pryor Folk

...Epsilon. Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose her sister, Jamie Michael of Chapel Hill, N.C., to serve as her maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Natalie Smith of New York, N.Y., childhood friend, Nicole Chalfant of Atlanta, Ga., Kelly...