4:00 PM Jun 2, 2015
Gladeville residents Tommy and Janice Knowles had a pet possum that they named Pricilla. Like all normal possums, she roamed the neighborhood at night. The Knowles’ didn’t know it, but she always came back to her bed under their house at night. She had a secret entrance under the air conditioning unit.
3:00 PM Jun 2, 2015
On a muggy Thursday morning in May 1982, I and my graduating classmates went through rehearsal on the then-unnamed Lebanon High School football field.
2:00 PM Jun 2, 2015
In today’s world, we have the policymakers on one team with the educators on the other. In reality, they should both be working together on the same team.
10:00 AM May 31, 2015
There are a lot of lawyer jokes out there, and there are a lot of lawyers in our county, so pardon me if I don’t share any jokes in this column. Actually, most of the attorneys I know have pretty tough skins and are usually the first to tell someone else a lawyer joke.
8:00 AM May 31, 2015
Did you buy that Sunday paper last week? If you did you are on your way to great savings. You probably noticed there are many types of coupons. Coupons are found many places, including ads, inserts, postcards, the Internet, blinkie machines, eBay, tear pads, peelies, and more.
6:00 PM May 30, 2015
As I continue to navigate this world, it becomes increasingly difficult to surprise me. But with graduations wrapping up Saturday for our high school seniors across Wilson County, one of those from the younger generation did just that.
6:00 PM May 29, 2015
As a son of the South, some people are surprised when I tell them I’ve always liked hockey even long before the Nashville Predators were born.
5:00 PM May 29, 2015
Thumbs up to Wilson County veterans.
4:00 PM May 29, 2015
The op-ed by Sen. Alexander of May 16 regarding the Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 with certain assertions about right-to-work states, such as Tennessee, carried the usual distortions.
6:00 PM May 27, 2015
A draft rule issued by USDA aims to define what it means to be ‘actively engaged’ in farming.
11:00 AM May 27, 2015
Six years ago I graduated Lebanon High School. I’d give almost anything to be able to go back and relive some of the moments I took for granted –the basketball games and camps, random nights at friends’ houses and parties all come to mind.
10:00 PM May 26, 2015
Graduation season is in full swing, and every senior across the county is graduating soon, along with myself.
6:00 PM May 26, 2015
Often, I go into the weekend mulling over possibilities for this column and come up empty until the last moments before deadline.
2:00 PM May 25, 2015
Most of us have heard about “helicopter parents” – those moms and dads who watch over their child’s every move. “Hover” is the operative word here.