Sometimes we all encounter circumstances that, no matter how hard we try, are simply beyond our control. Without question, it’s intimidating, but how one handles that out-of-control feeling matters most.
A common saying that newspaper publishers have said for decades and still rings true is that, “Bad news comes in our door everyday, it’s the good news that’s hard to find.” The spirit of that statement basically illustrates the fact that the cops and courts beat generates more stories each and every day, than say our health or government beats. It’s just the nature of our business.
If you think about it, volunteering has gotten a bad rap over the years. An image of Abbot and Costello comes to mind in which Bud Abbot steps backwards leaving poor old Lou hanging out in front as the lone volunteer. However, the truth is volunteering is not only good for a specific cause; it’s also good for the volunteer.
Thumbs up to Cumberland University wrestler Jake Williams, who won the school’s third national championship in a 9-2 decision at 149 pounds during the 57th annual NAIA Champiionships at the Kansas Expocentre.