Some simple constellations

Some simple constellations

Over the past few weeks, we have been discussing the history and meaning of the brightest and most beautiful stars of winter. Such discussion seems te...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Library has eBooks available

Library has eBooks available

Recently a friend of mine posed a question asking about people’s experiences with book of the month clubs. Of course, many of these types of clu...

January 21st, 2017 |  


An inaugural look through history

An inaugural look through history

“With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the wor...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Elected officials acting childish

Representative John Lewis and thirty-plus Democratic House members have announced that they will not attend the presidential inauguration. Does that m...

January 20th, 2017 |  


‘Before the Flood’ worth seeing

“Before the Flood” is a documentary film done with Leonardo DiCaprio about our changing climate. It is a big picture on actual occurring p...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Disagree but do it with respect

We like to celebrate America’s heritage as a “melting pot,” a great nation of many nationality and ethnic groups. We must also celeb...

January 18th, 2017 |  


We spent all day on an airboat

We spent all day on an airboat

We’ve all heard the line, “Be careful what you ask for, you may get it.”Well, I didn’t exactly ask for it, but when our daught...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Gloria’s wild game night

Gloria’s wild game night

This week I’d love to invite you to take a peek at our annual “Wild Game New Year’s Eve” supper. It’s one of those times...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Actions were not in city’s best interest

At a time when citizen involvement is critical to our governmental operation at all levels, the recent events involving a member of the Parks and Recr...

January 16th, 2017 |