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I don’t know about you, but I think there’s something special about Thanksgiving. As I write this, it is currently the day before Thanksgiving…

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Thanksgiving always comes and goes too fast. We often think, “We need more time to focus on the Thanksgiving holiday.” For many, it seems that…

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I’m not a fan of synchronized swimming. If my wife makes me watch it, I only look for the mess-ups. I prefer seeing the girl get kicked in the…

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One of the most enduring justifications for a combat operation was uttered by an Army major in the war in Vietnam in 1968: “It became necessar…

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My 23-month-old Labrador, Thurber, makes me laugh out loud at least five times every day.

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Across the street from our house is an Indian Sign Tree. Native Americans would bend over young trees to hold the position and point travelers…

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Election integrity is alive and well, despite what Republican politicians, pundits, media personalities, and strategists may tell you. Legal c…

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“If you don’t like it, work somewhere else.”

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You won’t get rich collecting Social Security, not even close. However, you don’t want to mess it up either. The system was never intended to …

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When I was in school, I had a professor who would say in his gentle, lilting, Middle Eastern accent, “But I love you, how can I help?” It was …

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“I just need a good spark.” Our son was 12 years old when he bought a flint fire starter from Bass Pro, and he was struggling to light the fir…

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Reports are pointing to an 8.9% raise for Social Security recipients. While it won’t feel like enough, it may buy you a sack of groceries or a…

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Our crazy dog was barking at a “dragon.” What she thought was a dragon was actually a John Deere tractor with the forks attachment on the fron…

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It was impossible to not notice that Anderson County had a kerfluffle last week with colliding views on how to handle the transgender trend in…