9:00 AM Feb 19, 2014
One of the benefits of having moved around more than a handful of times is having a bit of perspective. When you live in a community and to boot, when you publish a newspaper in that community, it doesn’t take long to develop a point of view about the place, people and politics in that community. Everywhere I’ve lived has been unique, but most had their share of challenges.
8:00 PM Feb 18, 2014
My 3-year-old daughter had never asked me about my tattoo until last week. It came up while I was changing. She asked me what the picture on my back was and where it came from. I paused. Should I tell her it’s a tattoo or just a picture? Should I mention that it hurt? Should I say I regret it or subtly discourage her from getting a tattoo one day?
6:00 PM Feb 18, 2014
There have been many questions about the new Amp service that is proposed and how it will affect Wilson County.
4:00 PM Feb 15, 2014
Although smartphones have been around since 1997, coupon apps are still slowly making their way into the consumer’s practice. The majority of couponers still depend on print publications for the majority of their savings, however, as smartphones continue to revolutionize the way we live, more and more consumers are tapping into the new technology associated with smartphone store savings.
9:00 AM Feb 15, 2014
Speed skating…nope. Bobsled…nada. Ski jumping…not in a million years. Skeleton…you’ve got to be kidding. Cross-country skiing…no way.
9:00 AM Feb 14, 2014
Thumbs up to Novamet Specialty Products for its decision to relocate its headquarters in the former Toshiba plant in Lebanon.
6:00 PM Feb 13, 2014
As the weekend of the big move nears and I have attempted to stop pulling my hair out for a couple minutes, I have come to appreciate the Internet a little more.
9:00 AM Feb 13, 2014
Crissy and I hope 2014 is off to a great start for you and your family. We’re excited to have a new granddaughter, and two more grandchildren will arrive by this summer.
6:00 PM Feb 12, 2014
With most of my regular television shows on hiatus for winter breaks and Olympic programming, my nights have become a little empty and boring.
9:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
An elderly man was killed and another person remained in critical condition Tuesday after a package exploded at a home just outside the Lebanon city limits Monday night.
10:00 AM Feb 10, 2014
The Felkins family has yet to master the art of moving, which is surprising considering we’ve done it so many times.
9:00 AM Feb 5, 2014
Tennessee’s General Session, made up of lawmakers across the state, tend to lean more toward smaller government and less federal insight into solving problems through legislation.
6:00 PM Feb 4, 2014
I cannot be honest and write I did not watch any of the “Super Bowl” in the Southwest corner on Sunday.
9:00 AM Feb 4, 2014
Twice last week and five times in the last six months, the words “meth lab” and “motel” made headlines in Lebanon.
6:00 PM Jan 31, 2014
“I think there’s an app for that…” Back a few years ago, you heard that sentence so often it became a running joke.