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The other day I shared with you how I felt Walker County was not doing enough to deal with the opioid crisis. I still feel we all should get together as leaders and look for solutions. I have heard … more
Well, folks, the 2018 Political year has begun and all of the horses are in the chute.  It is going to be a good year for horse races.Perennially, the year of the governor’s race has been the … more
“It feels like your soul is floating outside of your body.”That is a quote from my 15-year-old son while talking about thefeeling he got from taking the drug Percocet.Stone had never taken a … more
Over the weekend Zac and I watched "The Pride of the Yankees," a 1942 film about the life of famed New York Yankee first baseman Lou Gehrig. One of the most emotional scenes in the film is … more
We in Alabama treasure and defend our right to self governance  - our freedoms. These are being threatened by a backroom bill in Washington D.C.  HR3599 would prohibit states from enacting … more
Let's clean out the folder ...• I won't kid you; I am nervous as I type this because, well, you are now starting to receive a Daily Mountain Eagle that is being done on new systems that are being … more
Shooting incidents at schools are happening way too often. more
The 90th Academy Awards ceremony will be held this weekend in Los Angeles. more
On Feb. 13, I marked my first anniversary back at the Daily Mountain Eagle, without much fanfare. (Recall that I was here in Walker County from 2003 to 2009.) But before too much time passes, I decided after a year it was time to state some major things that we probably need to focus on in Walker County. I probably could have gone on, but I realize how long the column is, so maybe I will revisit this soon, but here are some ideas that might be useful after some consideration ... more
I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about invisible people. Mentioning this to a friend this week, he wasn’t sure what I meant. I explained that invisible people are the people we encounter almost daily, but don’t “see.” more
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