Type ‘Amen’ or risk the penalty

Type ‘Amen’ or risk the penalty

Outside of work-related social media, on a personal level I consider myself the most casual user of Facebook, Twitter and all other social media platf...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Can’t we all just get along?

Can’t we all just get along?

Last week I received a call from a local resident saying they would like to see an editorial in The Times-Gazette about the disproportionate percentag...

March 31st, 2017 updated: April 3rd, 2017. |  


Republicans not ready to lead

Republicans not ready to lead

As someone who has frequently criticized the national media’s coverage of Donald Trump and Republicans in general, I have to admit that their ta...

March 27th, 2017 |  


That darn cat scared me

That darn cat scared me

As I gingerly crept down the stairs, the creature was waiting at the bottom. It sat up on its hind legs, bared its fangs and claws and hissed like som...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Doak had a ‘true goodness about him’

Doak had a ‘true goodness about him’

One of my best friends passed away last week. Shortly after 7 a.m. Friday, my iPhone beeped with a text from Rex Doak telling me his uncle, Ralph Doak...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Dr. Beery and the marijuana debate

Dr. Beery and the marijuana debate

Our story over the weekend sharing Dr. Jeff Beery’s analysis of 50 suspicious, unusual or particularly interesting fatalities he investigated in...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Making a deal for the fire station

Making a deal for the fire station

The people who decide what the theme will be of each day, week or month of our lives have determined that this is Sunshine Week, when governments are ...

March 13th, 2017 updated: March 13th, 2017. |  


A barn with no farm

A barn with no farm

Thanks to my father-in-law a copy of the magazine “Farm & Ranch Living” arrives at our home every other month. The stories inside all ...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Terry, Kip, tornadoes & Trump

Terry, Kip, tornadoes & Trump

A little of this and that today…Remembering Terry RoushTerry Roush, a beloved teacher, friend and great Christian example to all who knew him, d...

March 6th, 2017 updated: March 6th, 2017. |  


Can Marshall school shine again?

Can Marshall school shine again?

While you will rarely find me posting anything on Facebook, I do like to troll around once in a while to see what my “friends” are up to.S...

March 3rd, 2017 |