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Noun: Hegira  (hih-JYE-ruh) Definition: A journey especially undertaken to escape from dangerous or undesirable situations: exodus. Sample sentence:  Many slaves made a hegira from the south to the north by way of the underground railroad.

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Getting a good night’s sleep is obtainable, even if you are a perpetual insomniac. Here are a few tips that just might change the way you sleep. 1. De-stress and de-compress. If you write down everything that is bugging you an hour before bedtime, you won’t lie awake worrying about it later. 2. Do yoga. […]

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  Today’s Answer: The Magnificent Seven Winner: Ron Today’s winner is Ron! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Verb: Exhort  (ig-ZORT) Definition: To incite by argument or advice: urge strongly. Sample sentence: The celebrity was asked to speak in a television ad to exhort all citizens to get out and vote on Election Day.

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Wake up at the same time every day. No matter what time you went to bed, get up at a consistent time in order to sync your body to your daily schedule. Do this on weekends, too. Get a pre-breakfast boost with a green cocktail with a shot of chlorophyll and a probiotic. Chlorophyll oxygenates […]

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  Today’s Answer: Unforgiven Winner: Sandy Today’s winner is Sandy! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Noun: Fantod  (FAN-tahd) Definition: 1. A state of irritability and tension. 2. Fidgets. 3. An emotional outburst or fit. Sample sentence: My children were known to have an occasional fantod when I would limit their television time.

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We have known for some time that adequate folate  (vitamin B9) in women’s diets can protect against miscarriage and birth defects in their babies, but a new animal study suggests that a father’s folate levels may be just as important. The research from Canada’s McGill University concluded that men eating high-fat, fast food diets or […]

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  Today’s Answer: Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid Winner: Paula Today’s winner is Paula! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Adjective: Artless  (AHRT-lus) Definition: 1. Lacking art, knowledge or skill: uncultured. 2. Made without skill: crude. 3. Free from artificiality: natural 4. Free from guile or craft:  sincerely simple. Sample sentence: The senator’s folksy demeanor and seemingly artless candor, belie the man’s crude and calculating political sensibilities.

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