1:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
My mother, a longtime bridge player, often said, “When I lead a suit and you don’t return it, you have to be void or dead.” Another commented, “Don’t return your partner’s lead unless you are void or have a death wish.”
12:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
Maywood Publishing has published the first book exclusively about the butterflies found in Tennessee.
11:00 AM Jun 15, 2014
One afternoon, I had a hankering, a primal-like craving, for a supper of pinto beans and cornbread with a tall glass of cold, rich buttermilk thrown in for good measure and extra filling.
10:00 AM Jun 15, 2014
The Leadership Middle Tennessee board of directors announced Patti James was selected as the new executive director of the regional leadership program.
9:00 AM Jun 15, 2014
I’m under no illusion that I can change the world, but I can make it better in small increments.
8:00 AM Jun 15, 2014
Last Saturday’s 31st rendition of Cumberland University’s Phoenix Ball was both magical and a “Game Changer,” as the theme indicated.
10:00 PM Jun 14, 2014
Summer may mean many things to different people. Vacations may fill the agenda, which lead to an increase in hotel, gas and food expenses. Summer home remodel projects may infiltrate your schedule and tap into the budget as well, not to mention family reunions, summer gatherings, picnics and parties.
9:00 AM Jun 8, 2014
Esther Arrington
Esther Arrington, 86, claims she was “born in the center of the universe, Liberty, Tenn.,” and so far as she knows today, she was the first registered nurse from DeKalb County.
8:00 AM Jun 8, 2014
In today’s society, a challenge is considered an invasion on your life bringing delay, frustration and inconvenience.
10:00 PM May 24, 2014
The 2014 Wounded Warriors High Five Tour will roll through Nashville on June 13 from 5-7 p.m. The tour’s ride of choice, a customized Stars and Stripes-wrapped 2014 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, will be stopping at Two Rivers Ford, where supporters can sign the car with a message of gratitude and contribute to the cause of building two “smart homes” for two U.S. military veterans and their families.
8:00 PM May 24, 2014
The last few weeks, I have brought to light the double couponing disappearance at many Kroger stores around the U.S. Although currently we have not seen this disappearance in the Middle Tennessee area, we need to educate ourselves on the other shopping savings that might replace this policy within our area.
8:00 PM May 24, 2014
Tommy VanAtta doesn’t look old enough to have played music in a band for 50 years.
6:00 PM Apr 19, 2014
Helene Singer Cash has been a blur of motion for nearly all her life. She claimed Philadelphia as her birthplace, but said her early life was spent between there and Atlantic City, N.J.
10:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
Forty local volunteers will help United Way of Wilson County decide how to spend recent campaign funds to help county nonprofit programs in late April and May.
9:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
Wilson County Democrats will play host to Jeff Teague, CEO and president of Planned Parenthood of Middle and East Tennessee and Southwest Kentucky on Monday 6:30 p.m.
8:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
I love magic. Over the years I’ve tried to put a magic trick or two into my presentations. Working for United Way of Wilson County, I can usually sense the fear that I’m going to ask my audience for money, so a magic trick can break the ice and set everyone to ease.
7:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
I have heard many concerns regarding Walmart’s acceptance of coupons. Many have found themselves challenged when it comes to using coupons at Walmart. First of all, let me remind you each store can vary according to the manager’s discretion. However, there are some basic rules to follow when shopping at Walmart.