It's Christmas. Well, it is the day we celebrate the birth of Christ.
Once again, it is time for my annual column of thanks.
In the online world, I have lots of friends with varying political views.
It's hard to imagine, but the Gainesville Red Elephants have been playing football at the same place for a century.
We get several magazines each month at our house. Many of them are addressed to the dear woman who bears the burden of being married to me.
I don't know anyone who actually stands around the water cooler, but we often use the idea of "water cooler conversations" to describe what average, everyday folks are chatting about.
ORFORD, N.H. - Standing on Peter Thomson's back porch, you have a spectacular view of Mount Moosilauke, a 4,802-foot-high mountain at the southwestern end of the White Mountains.
I try not to use this space in connection with my real job. I am much more content to offer my take on everyday things, seasoned with a little spice of life.
A few years ago, the term "active shooter" was not in our vocabulary. Today, it seems one is about every week.
I got it from Mama and I passed it on to my daughter. It also rubbed off on my wife, who is not above negotiating sale prices with store managers.
We are unique creatures on this planet. We are the only ones who have a soul. We have the need for human companionship and long for those who we love and have lost.
A few weeks after Sept. 11, 2001, Georgia native Alan Jackson wrote a song called, "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)."
Getting a new pair of shoes was a big deal when I was kid.
Sometimes I think I may have fit in better in an earlier generation. I would have loved to have been around in the heyday of Route 66, the great American road that stretched from Chicago to the Santa Monica pier in Los Angeles.
Kudzu was introduced to the United States at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876. In the 1930s, kudzu was thought to be a wonderful way to control erosion in the South.
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Richard Sears was a railroad freight agent in North Redwood Falls, Minn.
There are events in this life that often leave us longing for more. It can be a great meal, a good book or movie or ...
On the long list of people who died in 2016 is the name of Robert Hulseman.
Sometimes, when I am writing the column, I start out with an idea and it just falls flat. When that happens, I will highlight everything ...
In the Broadway musical, "Mame," one scene takes place around Thanksgiving 1929.
The guy who invented the clear plastic clamshell packaging is not one of my favorite people.
I asked my friends on social media to weigh-in this week on Christmas carols and songs.
A popular doughnut chain has a neon sign that is illuminated when it sells freshly glazed, hot doughnuts. It has lured me in more than ...
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