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On this Day of Pentecost, I have in my thoughts two mob scenes.


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The national discussion on the African-American protests, Civil War monuments and police actions has given me pause. This is long and sober, but I've had a lot to think on. 

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I must confess that Gina Scruggs at one of Downtown Jasper’s State Farm Insurance offices has it going on! 

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“Gone With the Wind” was temporarily removed from new streaming service HBO Max last week, allowing that particular streaming service to add some historical context via an introduction before the film begins. more

For at least a decade now, it has become commonplace for American citizens to receive more information than is possibly consumable right at their fingertips. All you have to do is look at your phone.


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Last week, a member of the Sons of Confederacy sent me a message on Facebook to thank me for what he called my fairness in reporting about the two dueling petitions regarding the Confederate monument in Jasper. I responded by thanking him for reaching out and for his kind words.

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A group of eight World War II veterans gathered at Quincy's Family Steak House in June 1994 — the 50th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.

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I really don’t like to fly in an airplane, much less a space ship headed out to the International Space Station, but let me tell you, it sure would be tempting to have been along for the ride with astronauts Bob and Doug as they lifted off from Cape Canaveral a few days ago to fly away from this crazy planet.

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The Daily Mountain Eagle has been very good to me down through the years: putting a picture of me in the paper my senior year, doing the Heisman pose. I had no idea what the pose meant, but sometimes God allows people to see things in you that you don’t see in yourself. more
Recently as we were watching a movie at home (practicing social distancing at least six feet apart of course) my wife actually told me that the older I got the more I reminded of her of the main … more
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