3:05 PM Jul 17, 2015
One of my favorite movie quotations comes from “Hoosiers,” the late 1980s film about a small Indiana high school which comes out of nowhere to win the state title.
2:05 PM Jul 17, 2015
Thumbs up to both first responders who helped save the life of Peyton Bogle, and to the Bogle family for making an extra effort to say thank you to those who responded to the incident. “Today they showed up at the station and he got to sit in the fire engine and blow the horn. It was a pretty cool moment,” Lebanon Fire Department Shift Commander Bobby Cawthon said. “It was a good moment for the guys because the last time they saw him he was in the ambulance headed to Vanderbilt and a lot of times that’s the last you see of them.”
10:00 PM Jul 16, 2015
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9:30 PM Jul 16, 2015
“On the side of the box of my Superman costume it actually said, ‘Do not attempt to fly!’” ~Jerry Seinfeld, comedian
5:00 PM Jul 16, 2015
Several months ago I started getting more serious about getting back in shape. I’ve tried to make regular trips to the gym (notice I said tried) but those were sporadic at best for several weeks.
4:00 PM Jul 16, 2015
I would like to address a couple of Ms. Endsley’s comments in the July 14 Letters to the Editor.
7:00 PM Jul 15, 2015
Most new mothers find themselves overwhelmed with a variety of questions as they anticipate the arrival of their precious little one. A major set of questions revolve around infant nutrition and the questions associated with breast feeding or formula.
6:00 PM Jul 15, 2015
There have been some changes in the market. The following were the market comments from Dr. Andrew Griffith, UT agricultural economist, regarding current cattle market trends and the influences that may be affecting the market prices.
2:00 PM Jul 15, 2015
Yes. I’m finally discussing Bonnaroo, but only for two reasons. First, I’ve encountered several people who said they were waiting for me to talk about it when I returned (my apologies). Second, I’m in the dumps thinking about my first experience on the farm. I’ve got the Bonnaroo Blues.
8:30 PM Jul 14, 2015
A new fashion trend that became extremely popular throughout the following months is the jumpsuit. For those of you who watched the Country Music Awards on television in June, the jumpsuit was seen everywhere worn by women and was the talk of the night.
3:05 PM Jul 14, 2015
After six months of pretty frenetic travel, my wife and I are back in the Southwest corner for what could be as much as three months.
3:00 PM Jul 14, 2015
After six months of pretty frenetic travel, my wife and I are back in the Southwest corner for what could be as much as three months.
2:00 PM Jul 14, 2015
I agree with only one point in Hershel Butts’ July 9th letter: that the Civil War was an important part of American history.
6:00 PM Jul 13, 2015
We recently saw a news story about drivers using their phones to video chat while barreling down the road. This is taking distracted driving to new heights.
4:00 PM Jul 13, 2015
In the world of novel authors, head hopping is a no-no. That is when several characters inwardly share their thoughts, going from one to another, by not having just one doing it until there is a break or a new chapter.
12:00 PM Jul 12, 2015
We just received two large boxes of pledge forms at United Way of Wilson County this week, so that must mean it’s almost campaign time, right?