In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon this week is my cousin Tobi (Carey) Gulley. Tobi posted this recipe on Facebook, and I sent her a message asking if she wou...

December 21st, 2020 |  


Railroad man and the Lone Ranger

Railroad man and the Lone Ranger

The dark soil of Fayette County disappeared as the heavy snow quickly covered the newly plowed corn fields as we passed Roller Haven skating rink in W...

December 17th, 2020 |  


Thanks for the Hillsboro parade

On behalf of the Highland Amateur Radio Association, I want to express our members’ appreciation to the Hillsboro Uptown Business Association fo...

December 17th, 2020 |  



Take advantage of student loan breaks before 2020 ends

Talk of student loan forgiveness has borrowers looking forward to 2021. But many already benefited from some unprecedented events in 2020:— An a...

December 16th, 2020 |  


Letter to the editor

On behalf of the Highland Amateur Radio Association, I want to express our member’s appreciation to the Hillsboro Uptown Business Association fo...

December 16th, 2020 |  


What would you write in a Christmas letter to God?

What would you write in a Christmas letter to God?

I asked children to write a letter to God about what Christmas means to them as part of the Kids’ Christmas Art Contest. Here are excerpts of th...

December 16th, 2020 |  


What kind of ambassador are you?

What kind of ambassador are you?

Every Friday morning, I meet with a group of guys from our church here, and we play a round of golf together. It never fails that one of those guys wi...

December 16th, 2020 |  


Capitalism forward

Capitalism forward

The great Greek biographer and philosopher Plutarch, wrote that “The imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all...

December 15th, 2020 |  


Midcentury modern Christmas

Midcentury modern Christmas

“I’ve forgotten the funny name of the tree you helped us pick out,” my mother said. “Our tree this year is named Melinda.̶...

December 14th, 2020 |  


An ‘Andy Griffith’ lesson

An ‘Andy Griffith’ lesson

I think most everyone’s grandparents told us, as you get older, time goes faster. That statement seems very true.When I get home, my wife, Mary ...

December 11th, 2020 |