War and Peace in Music City, Part 2

War and Peace in Music City, Part 2

In the last installment of this column, I discussed my reunion with two law school friends during a trip to Nashville, Tenn. a few weeks ago.My friend...

May 1st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Easter is here

Preacher’s Point: Easter is here

Easter is about as late as can be on the calendar this year, but it has finally arrived.Resurrection Sunday is the most critical day in Christianity. ...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Versailles News: Easter and the Easter bunny

Versailles News: Easter and the Easter bunny

On the surface many things seem unrelated, but in fact, all things are connected. In small communities such as Versailles, everyone knows everyone and...

April 19th, 2019 |  



St. Mary’s News: April is crammed full of events

St. Mary’s News: April is crammed full of events

Some months when I sit down to write this column I am at a loss for content. Let’s face it, some months are rather uneventful. Not this April! F...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Along the Garden Path: Easter basket ideas

Along the Garden Path: Easter basket ideas

When you ask most children what Easter is about, they would probably say Easter bunnies, eggs, chocolate, getting their Easter baskets.Alternatives to...

April 18th, 2019 |  


DCCA News: Evaluating

DCCA News: Evaluating

A report compiled by the National Governors Association shows that rural areas that are home to performing arts organizations attract and retain young...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Back Around the House II: Easter adventures with the kids

Back Around the House II: Easter adventures with the kids

Way back in the good old days when our children were young, small children, our house looked like the little old tailor’s shop during the week b...

April 17th, 2019 |  


On Neff Road: Get your daily paper

On Neff Road: Get your daily paper

On each corner. Yep, on each corner of the city, a newspaper boy was hawking papers or there was a newspaper stand. I know, I’m showing my age. ...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Making the grade from two perspectives, Part II

Making the grade from two perspectives, Part II

How important are college grades? Is it how much money your family has, how much in demand your profession is, what political clout you exercise, what...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Amish Cook: Gloria beefs up springtime meal

Amish Cook: Gloria beefs up springtime meal

My favorite holiday is just around the corner. How could your favorite season be so saddening, yet absolutely complete, you might be wondering? Good F...

April 16th, 2019 |