6:00 PM Oct 18, 2014
I will forever be a big fan of education. At nearly 39 years old, I try my best to learn something new every day. I truly wish I could instill in my children that same philosophy.
6:00 PM Oct 17, 2014
Thumbs up and good luck to all Wilson County high schools participating in the State Farm Celebrate My Drive after huge success for county schools last year.
6:00 PM Oct 16, 2014
It was a wild ride for my sports teams this past weekend.
6:00 PM Oct 15, 2014
Malcolm X is my favorite historical figure, so I’m all for uprisings, boycotts, strikes, and protests when they serve a valuable purpose.
6:00 PM Oct 14, 2014
As I write on Saturday, autumn is in the air in the Southwest corner, even though the air is quite a bit different from the autumn air back home.
5:00 PM Oct 11, 2014
“No writer for the press, however humble, is free from the burden of keeping his purpose high and his integrity white.” — John Boyle O’Reilly
6:00 PM Oct 10, 2014
I’m a sucker for fall.
3:00 PM Oct 10, 2014
Thumbs up to the Wilson County Election Commission and Secretary of State Tre Hargett for launching Honor Vote for Wilson County voters to honor active-duty military personnel and veterans when they vote in the upcoming election.
6:00 PM Oct 9, 2014
I found a bright spot in my sports world Tuesday, thanks to the St. Louis Cardinals.
6:00 PM Oct 8, 2014
One of the most common things I see when I’m on social media is the claim of a lack of originality in today’s younger generation.
6:00 PM Oct 7, 2014
Five years ago, Maureen and I made our first trip from the Southwest corner to San Francisco’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival and have only missed one since then.
6:00 PM Oct 3, 2014
Thumbs up to Under Armour for selecting a spot near Beckwith Road in Mt. Juliet to be the new location of a new 2 million-square-feet distribution center.
6:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
The holidays are upon us. At least it feels that way.
6:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Venting is vital for survival, in my opinion.
6:00 PM Sep 30, 2014
This column is the last of my trilogy tribute to my father.
3:00 PM Sep 30, 2014
Wednesday is an exciting day for anyone who has a relationship with The Lebanon Democrat.
6:00 PM Sep 25, 2014
Have you ever had one of those days where you know you need to write something and you just can’t think of anything to say? As a rule, journalists are not allowed such days, and yesterday was no exception. However, I just had the biggest case of writer’s block on earth.