1:00 PM Oct 27, 2015
This past weekend, my nephew, Zack Jewell, a graphics whiz in Boston, posted a parody video of professional wrestling on his Facebook page.
4:05 PM Oct 23, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
3:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I went on our third honeymoon: a cruise to The Bahamas. It’s difficult to list all the good things about it, but rest assured there was a lot of good fun, a lot of great sun and a lot of really good memories.
4:00 PM Oct 20, 2015
If this story has been told here before, I apologize, but if it was here, it appeared a long time ago, and my filing system, such as it is, shows no mention.
5:00 PM Oct 17, 2015
“It is impossible to struggle for civil rights, equal rights for blacks, without including whites. Because equal rights, fair play, justice, are all like the air: we all have it, or none of us has it. That is the truth of it.” — Maya Angelou
2:00 PM Oct 16, 2015
Thumbs up to Habitat for Humanity, which will dedicate its 65th home in Wilson County this weekend. Juannashia Keeley and her daughters will get the keys to their new home Sunday. The build began Sept. 26.
5:00 PM Oct 15, 2015
I suppose it’s time to devote this space to another column with Tennessee’s favorite pro football team.
4:00 PM Oct 14, 2015
I don’t know where to start. It’s amazing to think about some of the things that have taken place and been said (*cough* Carson) in the last week, or so. From Carson to college football, issues and “opportunities for improvement” have been highlighted lately.
3:00 PM Oct 13, 2015
I spent last week wondering what to write here.
3:00 PM Oct 10, 2015
“People with mental health problems are almost never dangerous. In fact, they are more likely to be the victims than the perpetrators. At the same time, mental illness has been the common denominator in one act of mass violence after another.” — Roy Blunt
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.