Friday, November 24, 2017

The Snow

There have been some big snows lately, in some parts of the country. The Weather Channel loves them, or any other big change in...

Before we had lights

The thought behind the old saying about not missing the water ‘til the well runs dry applies in spades to electric power. You go...

Are today’s cars 30 times better?

Along about 1940 or 1941, a brand new family-size Chevrolet, Ford or Plymouth could be bought for about $700 or less. Mrs. McNeese’s brand...

Merry Christmas to all

I stood around and let Christmas catch up with me again. Goodness, I could dig out an old Christmas column and it would serve...

Plotting, planning for the pre-holiday pilgrimage

The writer of the book of James discusses planning ahead. I forget whether he’s fer it or agin it. Anyway, we need to do...

Meet Great Uncle Harvey

Brother Jack and I were talking about some of our ancestors. We had a few, shall we say, colorful ones. You take Great Uncle...

More on subs, scrubs and such

What happened to “rah” and “yea?” Remember when high school cheerleaders just looked cute in their little uniforms and danced around a little bit...

State fair, all three of them

By Bob Sanders Finally. The third part of the puzzle. Yes, yes. Everybody here knows of my infatuation with the movie “State Fair.” We’ve talked...

Do concussions lead to earlier death?

An interesting thought found its way into my cranium. Those scientific fellows may know what they’re talking about. You’ve been reading lately that people who...

Early health care

by Bob Sanders The health system in my hometown when I was young consisted of Dr.Black, Dr. Box, Dr. Brown and Dr. Roberts. Dr. Black drove...