11:28 AM Nov 6, 2013
Those of you who read my last column probably remember that I mentioned taking a camping trip last week with my husband. Well, color me wrong on that one.
6:32 PM Nov 4, 2013
In the Southwest corner, we are winding down from our Texas interlude after traveling to Austin a week before Halloween and left a day before the rites of scary.
12:22 PM Nov 2, 2013
So the end of the first nine weeks has arrived and what have we learned so far in kindergarten? I learned I now have a rep among the teachers at Castle Heights Elementary School, and things are much different from my days of watching Spot run.
5:47 PM Oct 31, 2013
One pattern that stands out for me is that as soon as the temperatures start to drop and the days get shorter, I tend to report a lot more house fires.
11:50 AM Oct 31, 2013
Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead has been both praised and criticized in this space in the past for some of the decisions he’s made for the city. The one he made Thursday was correct if for no other reason than simple fairness.
7:06 PM Oct 30, 2013
As far as I’m concerned, the holiday season begins Thursday. I know, it’s not really a holiday. Nobody even gets a day off.
7:04 PM Oct 30, 2013
It’s no secret the cost of living is growing each day. It can be seen in the grocery store, at the gas pump and in our utility bills.
7:25 PM Oct 29, 2013
I know just last week I educated you all on such a cheerful column topic a la the horror movie Carrie, but with Halloween in two days I find it kind of hard to stay away from the holiday.
7:22 PM Oct 29, 2013
Much to the disappointment of children across Wilson County who have to wait a day to get those treats, the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce and city leaders were correct to postpone Halloween on the Square until Friday.
4:30 PM Oct 28, 2013
Halloween is a time when starry-eyed children transform into superheroes, princesses, ghosts, goblins and the like for one night all for the quest to fill bags and plastic Jack-O-Lanterns full of candy.
4:28 PM Oct 28, 2013
Back in May, Jared Felkins, director of content (nee editor) of this newspaper, politely replied in the negative when I asked if he would be okay with my putting poetry in my columns.
3:45 PM Oct 25, 2013
After 13 years, I think I’ve got this marriage thing pretty much figured out.
6:51 PM Oct 24, 2013
As a native Tennessean, I never really had a whole lot of exposure to it growing up – I remember a few “big” snows in my younger years, when we got maybe 6 inches or so.
6:21 PM Oct 24, 2013
Students at Lebanon High School, Mt. Juliet High School and Wilson Central High School started last Friday encouraging their communities to back them with a simple request that now appears could lead to a significant pay day.
6:07 PM Oct 23, 2013
We’d like to thank everyone for the outpouring of support we’ve experienced the last few days and we’d also like to share a few things we’d like the public to know about New Leash on Life, also known as the Humane Association of Wilson County:
6:06 PM Oct 23, 2013
There’s little doubt not every high school graduate has both the means and desire to move on to a college or university. And that’s where the Tennessee College of Applied Technology becomes an option.