Opinion
472 results total, viewing 101 - 110

Looking through old photographs, I came across one I had not seen in years. It was a silhouette of me at sunset. I was squatting in the sand on Taboga Island off the coast of Panama. On the back, I'd jotted in pen, June 1972. Looking back, I realize that I've spent a lot of time by the water. 

more
July is always a favorite month because of birthdays. For some reason when you are a little kid, birthdays seem to take forever and then when you get older they seem to come so fast you feel like you just had one. more
We understand your distaste for masks. We really do. You have to remember to put it on. It can be uncomfortable. People can’t telegraph smiles. You have to take it off to eat. more

I am running out of reactions on Carbon Hill. There are days I feel sorry for the town, what with murder, tornadoes, finances. And Facebook postings. 

more
The Daily Mountain Eagle is planning to hold focus group discussions with readers to allow local residents to give their input into the future of the both the newspaper's print and digital content. more
Pets are not my thing.  Don’t read that wrong. I don’t hate pets. I just don’t need pets. When I was a small child, my favorite dog was named Million Dollar Fred. He was … more
I sometimes had a penny for candy, but never twenty cents which a pack of cigarettes sold for at that time. Consequently, I have never bought a pack of cigarettes in my life, so a dilemma of having … more

Through the years, Jilda and I have had our share of pets. We’ve had cats, chickens, tropical fish, and dozens of dogs. One thing we’ve learned is that they sometimes bring you unusual “gifts.”

more
One very common problem that I have seen more of this year than in the past several years is blossom end rot. I am answering calls almost daily about blossom end rot that affects not only tomatoes … more

The Dairy Queen in downtown Jasper was getting remodeled during the summer of 1984. 

more
« Prev | 1 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 48 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.