Don’t allow news’ light to fade

Sunshine Week is held annually to highlight journalism’s role in fighting for government transparency.It is a story of corruption that will stay...

March 13th, 2019 |  


There’s no time for regrets

There’s no time for regrets

The finest stories begin with, “Once upon a time,” and end with “lived happily ever after.” Most stories in real life fall som...

March 12th, 2019 |  


Grandmothers to granddaughters

Grandmothers to granddaughters

Some of my favorite childhood memories were of my grandmothers. Those two sweet ladies just loved to fuss over us whenever we visited.Mamaw Bridges li...

March 11th, 2019 |  



What war films never show

Newspapers on the other side of the world are calling it “the biggest U.S. cinema event of all time.”Critical acclaim has poured in from a...

March 8th, 2019 |  


Soil health, cover crops event set

Soil health, cover crops event set

It won’t be long before spring is here. In fact, just 11 more days. That also means it won’t be long before we see a lot of farm activity ...

March 8th, 2019 |  


The free exercise of ambition

The free exercise of religion is the rock upon which America was built. But it was the free exercise of ambition which did the building.Ambition took ...

March 7th, 2019 |  


A breathless hopeless endeavor

A breathless hopeless endeavor

While attempting to squeeze into a pair of jeans I used to be able to wear, a great myriad of mournful thoughts and emotions came cascading around me,...

March 6th, 2019 |  


‘Educated’ begins with an open book

The great thing about a book is that you never know exactly what you are going to get when you open it.I admit that I read the book “Educated...

March 6th, 2019 |  


Life changes in an instant

Life changes in an instant

There’s no wind more welcome than the one that blows in every March for the college basketball fan eagerly awaiting the magic of March Madness, ...

March 5th, 2019 |  


Making it easy for Trump win in 2020

Is anybody paying attention to what is happening in Congress on the Left? Beware of the new breed coming into Congress! And look who’s climbing ...

March 4th, 2019 |