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Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Bastrop, LA
  • Morning Jolt: Fun, Frank Ocean lead Grammy nominees

  • Frank Ocean and Fun were among those to get six Grammy nominations Wednesday night at the Grammy Nominations Concert.  Dan Auerbach, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Mumford & Sons also picked up six nods. Check out the list of nominees for the 55th Grammy Awards here.

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  • In the news: Frank Ocean and Fun were among those to get six Grammy nominations Wednesday night at the Grammy Nominations Concert.  Dan Auerbach, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Mumford & Sons also picked up six nods. Check out the list of nominees for the 55th Grammy Awards here.
    Happening today: Today is Saint Nicholas Day, a day when St. Nicholas traditionally leaves presents in children's shoes.
    Opening bell: The Dow Jones opened at 13,034.49; it finished up 82.71 points Wednesday.
    Motivational quote: ”Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.” - Mark Twain
    Watercooler talk: Middle school wrestler intentionally loses to competitor with cerebral palsy
    Middle school wrestler Justin Kievit has a big heart. His coach asked him to lose a match to a competitor from another school, Jared Stevens, who has cerebral palsy. Kievit handled himself with the poise and respect of a person much older. See for yourself thanks to a video posted by Justin's father that has gone viral on Facebook. Patrick Jones has the rest.
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