12:00 PM May 3, 2015
Earlier this week, United Way of Wilson County held the first week of allocations meetings to review partner programs and to decide how much, if any funding beyond that designated by donors, these partners should receive.
8:00 AM May 3, 2015
I am still surprised at the number of people who still purchase the “buy one, get one free” deals assuming they must purchase the two or they don’t get the deal.
4:00 PM May 2, 2015
“I’ll tell you one thing you can’t do. You can’t put your shoes on, then your socks on.” — Flavor Flav
3:00 PM May 2, 2015
You have a fire escape plan, a cellphone plan, a plan for graduation. What about a plan for prom?
10:00 PM May 1, 2015
Back in the 1980s, a Methodist bishop from Angola visited the U.S.
6:00 PM May 1, 2015
Over the years, I’ve come to look at the first part of May as almost the honorary kickoff for summer.
3:00 PM May 1, 2015
Thumbs up to Two Rivers Ford in Mt. Juliet, which created unique ways to honor wounded veterans by sponsoring and racing a racecar and designating a spot at the dealership specifically for those wounded in combat.
6:00 PM Apr 30, 2015
Well, today begins the NFL draft. I don’t know about the rest of the Titans fans, but I am hoping for some help for next season.
10:00 PM Apr 29, 2015
Summer is just around the corner, the sun is shining and the itch to travel is growing.
6:00 PM Apr 29, 2015
Several emotions filled my heart and mind as I’ve monitored the situation in Baltimore during the last two weeks – confusion, anger, hurt, disbelief and whatever that emotion is called when you feel nothing will ever change.
3:00 PM Apr 29, 2015
As the U.S. health care industry strives toward the apex of delivering the highest quality care at the lowest possible cost, we are adopting new ways to do things better, faster and cheaper.
10:00 PM Apr 28, 2015
Spring is the time of the year where pastels and light colors are expected, but black is a color that can make a statement this spring, too.
6:00 PM Apr 28, 2015
In several recent columns, I have mentioned working on a “serious” column or columns.
3:00 PM Apr 28, 2015
Recently, the Senate Education Committee, which I chair, voted unanimously to send to the full Senate a bipartisan legislative agreement to fix No Child Left Behind and end the federal mandate on Common Core.
6:00 PM Apr 27, 2015
No one said that there was only one way to raise children.
12:00 PM Apr 27, 2015
Somerset Maugham liked it. He wrote, “Bridge is the most entertaining and intelligent card game the wit of man has so far devised.”