9:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
The Apostle James tells us, “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much” (James 5:16).
7:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
Tomorrow is not promised to us. It’s a strong reminder that life is but a vapor. We can only handle one day at a time by God’s grace.
2:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
1:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
I hear it all the time, from both politicians and friends alike: the idea that somehow, somewhere, at some point, America became weak. One of the leading presidential candidates has a slogan that says, “Make America Great Again.”
5:00 PM Nov 12, 2015
“The surest way to establish your credit is to work yourself into the position of not needing any.” ~ Maurice Switzer, author
4:00 PM Nov 12, 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 Nov 12, 2015
To the Editor: Claims that the public schools in Tennessee are indoctrinating children by teaching too much of any religion are a logical fallacy at best. Webster defines indoctrination as, “to teach (someone) to fully accept the ideas, opinions, and beliefs of a particular group and to not consider other ideas, opinions, and beliefs”.
1:00 PM Nov 12, 2015
At the time of writing this column, it is Veterans Day. I would like to say thank you to all of the brave men and women who have served and are serving this country, and those who will serve in the future.
10:00 PM Nov 11, 2015
The University of Tennessee Extension is promoting a new education campaign designed by the Federal Trade Commission to enlist people older than 65 in the effort to recognize and report frauds and scams called Pass It On.
9:00 PM Nov 11, 2015
Agricultural Literacy Week is Nov. 15-21. This is a week dedicated to educating about the importance of agriculture.
5:00 PM Nov 11, 2015
Across our nation this Veterans Day, Americans are taking the opportunity to honor the men and women who sacrifice so much for the country. Veterans’ willingness to give of themselves in defense of our shared country has supported the lives we live every day.
4:00 PM Nov 11, 2015
I won’t pretend to understand how students at the University of Missouri feel. I think that would irresponsible and disrespectful on some levels.
7:00 PM Nov 10, 2015
I had a chance to indulge in one of my favorite activities last Wednesday. I left Tommy Knowles in charge of all activities in the Glade, and ventured over to the Mt. Juliet Masonic Lodge for breakfast.
4:00 PM Nov 10, 2015
I have several old Lebanon post cards from my grandparents treasure, but I saw one on Facebook last Thursday I had not seen before.
3:00 PM Nov 10, 2015
Very few people can light up the room the way Fred Thompson did. The truth is, most public figures have always been a little jealous of Fred Thompson. His personality had a streak of magic that none of the rest of us have.
10:00 AM Nov 8, 2015
United Way of Wilson County and the Upper Cumberland has more than just a new name. We have 11 new counties added to our service area for one thing, and we have several improvements to how we provide service to the community.
8:00 AM Nov 8, 2015
Rain checks – nobody wants them, but how can you avoid receiving one?”