In my real job, I work in a building complex that includes the state Capitol building. This time of year, 180 House members and 56 senators gather for the 40-day session of the General Assembly.
This week was one of those weeks that I was struggling with a fresh idea for a column. Then, one of the random thoughts that popped into my head was I am glad I'm not like some historical figures who had as many as 40 wives.
Mercer Crook is a rock 'n' roller.
Weather may be the most universal topic among humans. When I call friends in other parts of the country, I often ask about the weather.
In the summer of 1972, radio was still dominated by AM.
College football is a phenomenon I enjoy watching. Not the game itself, but the spectacle that is the football fanatic.
In 1952, a 7-year-old girl from Georgia made her national debut on Ted Mack's Original Amateur Hour singing a song that had been introduced by Nat "King" Cole called "Too Young."
Chuck Clausen had one of those voices that was instantly recognizable. One did not have to turn around to see who was speaking when that deep Midwestern growl was heard.
This week, many of us will take a sip from the fountain of eternal optimism. This is the week we will resolve to do something better in the New Year.
I hope you get to spend Christmas with your family, because nothing is more special than your relationship with family.
Jane Lawson will be home for Christmas.
My mama's first job was as a sales clerk at the largest store, Gallant-Belk, in downtown Monroe, Ga.
If you think something wonderful or almost magical happens to people this time of year, think again.
Now that I am well into the second half of my life, I realize I am much like a car I drove until it would go no more.
I have used several gallons of newspaper ink throughout the years in pining for the way things used to be.
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When one goes scavenging in the refrigerator or cupboard for something to eat, there is always that question as to whether or not it is ...
When our dog died a couple of years ago, we left the ranks of dog owners.
In all of my working years, I have always had a dictionary near my desk.
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 ...
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