4:00 PM Oct 31, 2015
“Charlie Brown is the one person I identify with. C.B. is such a loser. He wasn’t even the star of his own Halloween special.” — Chris Rock
6:00 PM Oct 30, 2015
M ost of my life-altering thoughts come at a time when I least expect it. This day in the life was birthed out of an eight-hour weed-eating marathon that included 16 rocks to the face and a wasp sting.
3:00 PM Oct 30, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up for the week.
2:05 PM Oct 30, 2015
I sometimes worry as I age that I will lose a passion for the things that once drove me. There’s not been too much drop-off yet — I’m as wild about my wife as the first day I laid eyes on her, am crazy about our kids and still very passionate about my job. And when it comes to sports, I still love them, too.
6:00 PM Oct 29, 2015
“A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just.” ~ Pope Francis, at St. Peter’s Square, March 18, 2013, in his first scheduled public appearance
5:00 PM Oct 29, 2015
Dave Ramsey is America’s trusted voice on money and business, and CEO of Ramsey Solutions. He has authored five New York Times best-selling books. The Dave Ramsey Show is heard by more than 8.5 million listeners each week on more than 550 radio stations. Dave’s latest project, EveryDollar, provides a free online budget tool. Follow Dave on Twitter at @DaveRamsey and on the web at daveramsey.com.
2:00 PM Oct 29, 2015
Let’s talk about firearms background checks for a bit.
9:00 PM Oct 28, 2015
A Washington here, a Lincoln there, whether you are giving it as allowance or your teen is earning it, the amount of money teens living across the United States have in their proverbial pockets adds up to about $91 billion according to statisticbrain.com, a prominent statistics research group.
8:00 PM Oct 28, 2015
Anaplasmosis is a disease in cattle caused by the rickettsial organism Anaplasma marginale. The disease is commonly found in the Southeastern United States including Tennessee. It is known to cause significant economic losses to the beef and dairy industries. There have been increased reports of the disease in recent years and veterinarians in Wilson County have reported recent confirmed cases.
6:00 PM Oct 28, 2015
While listening to Antoinette Welch, Hannah Project founder, speak at the Lebanon Noon Rotary Club meeting Tuesday, I couldn’t help but make connections with the situation at the University of Louisville.
7:00 PM Oct 27, 2015
The first turkey shoot contest of the season at the Gladeville Community Center was a roaring success. Hundreds of sharp shooters with their trusty shotguns were lined up for the competition. While munching on donuts, drinking coffee, and listening to the guns go off, they were all enjoying a day of relaxation from their daily routines.
1:00 PM Oct 27, 2015
This past weekend, my nephew, Zack Jewell, a graphics whiz in Boston, posted a parody video of professional wrestling on his Facebook page.
6:00 PM Oct 26, 2015
Dad, we bet you can remember your role models in grade school.
10:00 AM Oct 25, 2015
During the past week I’ve driven all over Wilson County to deliver United Way campaign materials to our educators. In other words, we are once again visiting educators, in hopes of raising funds to continue supporting approximately 30 local programs which serve Wilson County folks. In the case of educators, we expect there will be many designations to our education programs since they see, first hand, the impact of programs such as Students Taking A Right Stand (STARS), Kids on the Block, Homework Hotline, Books from Birth, the Second Harvest Backpack program and at least two local after school tutoring programs.
8:00 AM Oct 25, 2015
Everyone likes to save money, but some overwhelm at the mention of the word “coupon.” Turn this negative mentality into a positive with some quick tips.
7:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
Jesus uses the example of a branch in a vine to demonstrate the relationship between Him and us in John 15:1-8. Jesus is the vine; we are the branches and God the Father plays the part of the husbandman.
6:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
So I know that Christmas is like two months away, but I am starting to get super excited. Christmas is, by far, my favorite holiday.