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The tune is instantly recognizable. I associate it with patriotic parades, black-and-white newsreels and pickup trucks covered in bunting that cruise around courthouse squares blaring slogans like … more
Let’s clean out the notebook ... This is a special edition, you might say, as a number of items were left over from the Walker County Republican Party meeting last week. To expedite things on a … more
My dad would have celebrated his 94 birthday this past week. Throat cancer got the best of him in May of ‘86 at the age of 63. He inhaled the gas and fumes released by the arc welders he used in … more
Congratulations to the Houston Astros, the victors in one of the most exciting World Series in recent memory (and that’s saying something coming from a Cubs fan). One of my favorite things about … more
Judging from several social media posts that I’ve seen in the last week or so, a new cross-over voting ban in our state has caused some confusion. In its last session, the Alabama Legislature … more
I drove down a road today that I hadn't traveled in some time. It's changed. The image of that first time I rode through renders in my mind like a Monet painting. I thought it was the most beautiful … more
Lucille Ball was a gifted physical comedienne, but she always insisted that she was more brave than funny. In the introduction to her mother’s autobiography, Lucie Arnaz said Ball’s idea of a … more
Let’s clean out the notebook ... •A number of Christmas parades have been announced as people prepare their schedules for which parades they will participate in or attend. While many details … more
“Once you stop learning, you start dying,” said Albert Einstein. This quote is one of the most profound statements ever uttered. People over the age of 50 should make it their mantra. … more
My name is Rick, and I’m a tool-a-holic. There! I’ve said it. I come by my addiction honestly. It started with my grandpa who was a blacksmith. He cared for his tools like he would a restless … more
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