4:00 PM Oct 9, 2015
Ever since I can remember, I have been wild about sports and wild about numbers.
3:00 PM Oct 7, 2015
Labels are funny. On one hand, they help keep us organized. They give our lives structure and order and help us identify certain things. On the other, they limit us in several ways. They have a way of overriding our senses and judgment and modifying our personalities.
6:00 PM Oct 6, 2015
As Maureen and I flew to San Francisco last Thursday, I considered writing about the upcoming “Hardly Strictly Bluegrass” Festival or expanding on earlier columns about Fred Russell.
3:00 PM Oct 3, 2015
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” — John F. Kennedy
7:00 PM Oct 2, 2015
Find out who got a thumbs-up this week.
4:00 PM Oct 1, 2015
The holidays are upon us. At least it feels that way.
5:00 PM Sep 30, 2015
All children are created in the image of God. That simple belief has guided me as I approach the education of children.
4:00 PM Sep 30, 2015
“If you admire somebody you should go ‘head tell ‘em. People never get the flowers while they can still smell ‘em.” –Kanye West, “Big Brother” Regardless how you feel about Kanye West, he’s made relatable music throughout his career and this quote from his third album always makes me pause and think. One question always comes to my mind when I am thinking about the quote. Why is something so simple hardly done?
7:00 PM Sep 25, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
3:00 PM Sep 25, 2015
“This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in pursuance thereof; and all treaties made, or which shall be made, under the authority of the United States, shall be the supreme law of the land; and the judges in every state shall be bound thereby, anything in the constitution or laws of any state to the contrary notwithstanding.” — United States Constitution, Article Six, Clause 2
3:00 PM Sep 23, 2015
A s Nashville’s homicide total hovers around 50, the city is desperately struggling to get ahold of its gun violence and murders.
2:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
POIPOU BEACH, KAUAI, HI — Maureen and I escaped the unusual hot, humid weather in the Southwest corner by flying to Kauai, as hot and humid and much wetter.
5:00 PM Sep 19, 2015
There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves. — Will Rogers
4:00 PM Sep 18, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
2:38 PM Sep 18, 2015
Some people can only get attention by fear-mongering. I think we all know people like that. But rest assured the ones you know are hardly the first to realize that no matter how unintelligent or irrelevant you are, everyone will listen when you yell “fire!” in a crowded theater.
5:00 PM Sep 17, 2015
This weekend was a pretty darn good one. I got to see my alma mater, the Mt. Juliet Bears, get their first win of the season on homecoming on Friday, in decisive fashion I might add. I also got to see the Titans embarrass the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 42-14 on Sunday.