2:00 PM Jun 23, 2015
As the last few days and weekend have unfolded, we’ve seen a lot of talk about the tragic events that took place in Charleston, S.C., last week.
12:00 PM Jun 22, 2015
June 21 is Father’s Day. We think it’s one of the greatest days of the year. Why? Because we’re going to get a bunch of neckties from our children…probably the same ones off the rack that you’ll give to your dads? Sure.
8:00 AM Jun 22, 2015
I have heard people state they do not need to fill out the duplicate “convention” card because they don’t play conventions.
10:00 AM Jun 21, 2015
When you work in an industry in which you try to serve people in times of need, there are times you feel touched by what you see, grateful for what you have and honored to be of assistance.
8:00 AM Jun 21, 2015
Summer vacations can be expensive especially when it comes to gas expense. What’s a “need it now” traveler and all-around saver supposed to do to save money at the pumps?
6:00 PM Jun 20, 2015
Everyone in Wilson County has felt the heat this past week. With temperatures reaching near 3-digit levels a handful of days it became apparent that this is going to be one hot summer!
6:00 PM Jun 20, 2015
“It’s not only moving that creates new starting points. Sometimes all it takes is a subtle shift in perspective, an opening of the mind, an intentional pause and reset, or a new route to start to see new options and new possibilities.” — Kristin Armstrong
8:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
How parents guide their children into adulthood is nearly as varied as the number of parents. On one end of the spectrum are parents that drive their kids into a particular profession with no regard for the desires or skills of the child.
7:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
Having served as a pastor for more than half a century (Wow, do I feel old.) I have heard people make statements, which puzzled me. Sometimes they were “comments” that seemed to come out of nowhere.
4:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
It’s time for us to start thinking of moving into a smaller house -- a house with only one level, with less to clean and repair. We’ve decided we don’t want to spend the rest of our lives vacuuming rooms we don’t use, dusting things we don’t need and washing things we don’t want anymore.
3:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
A look at who got thumbs-up for the week
2:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
I’m an avid sports fan -- and I do mean avid. I think I was that way in utero, and was born early so that I could watch the World Series that year. I was also born at 5 a.m. on a Saturday in the fall -- which means that had it been around, ESPN’s College GameDay would have been on in our hospital room.
5:00 PM Jun 18, 2015
Dave Ramsey gives financial advice
4:00 PM Jun 18, 2015
It’s been one of those weeks this week where my sports team has decided they want to contribute to me having serious medical issues.
3:00 PM Jun 18, 2015
We’ve all been shopping before and come across this dilemma: am I shopping for economy or quality? On one hand, shopping for the items with lowest price allows you to buy more in quantity; but we all know that always purchasing the least expensive items is penny-wise and pound-foolish, be it food, clothing or auto repair.
2:00 PM Jun 18, 2015
This week of June 15 is being celebrated all over the civilized world as the 800th anniversary of one of the major events in human history -- an event that has led us to this moment when we could even speak honestly of “civilization.”
10:00 PM Jun 17, 2015
First things first, keep the pan hot! The technique of stir-frying relies on browning to impart flavor to both the protein and vegetables. To do this, it is necessary to keep the pan hot. This can be done by: