I arrived at the Justice A.A. Birch Building at about 8:15 a.m. to see for myself what others have told me. Family members of people with court dates in general sessions court are not allowed to accompany their loved ones into the building.
From time to time, one of my granddaughters will ask me to tell her about the olden days. Quite frankly, when I think of the olden days, I conger up pictures of frontiersmen with long rifles crossing the Appalachian Mountains, of log cabins and of covered wagons crossing the Great Plains. …
I, like most of you, have given this COVID-19 pandemic a lot of thought. Please understand. I fully grasp the seriousness of its impact. Early in the outbreak I lost a friend who was as fine a man as I have ever known. A few months later, one of my younger brothers had a frighteningly close …
“Nothing that I can do will change the structure of the universe. But maybe, by raising my voice, I can help the greatest of all causes – goodwill among men and peace on earth.” —Albert Einstein
After A chilly weekend, warmer air will gradually move back in for the week ahead. Much of this week will feature sunshine and highs in the 70s; yes, it’s going to be another beautiful week across Middle Tennessee.
COVID-19 has sent Middle Tennesseans into a tailspin. It is becoming evident that the long-term effects will be serious, and in some respects, permanent.
Jordan Tice’s Motivational Speakeasy is like nothing you’ve ever heard before. He is a musicians’ musician playing exactly as he pleases, and the end result is nothing short of remarkable.
Well, it’s almost that time of year again. In a few days, tobacco stalks will make their appearance once again as tobacco stripping will be in full swing. Holder’s Tobacco Warehouse in Hartsville is one of the few places left in our part of the world where a large quantity of tobacco will be…
Given the temperature of the NFL waters regarding COVID-19, it appears the Tennessee Titans might be in danger of being seen as an NFL version of the Houston Astros.
As the week progresses, the weather models indicate a strong cold front is expected to drop down from Canada, and by Oct. 18, we could have highs in the 40s and lows in the 20s.
A week or so back, I decided to go visit an old friend. So, I packed up some gear and headed for the Brim Hollow. I took two chain saws, a 12-gauge shotgun, and my favorite little ax; but most importantly, I took my time.
A Davidson County chancellor has given much-needed public accountability a boost and set the Attorney General’s Office straight on the Open Meetings Act.
One of my favorite songs in 2018 was “Big Sky” by the Wild Feathers that I first heard on Sirius XM The Highway. This wide-open, simplistic song was an unforgettable anthem that made you want to embrace being alive.
“Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting and less scary.” —Fred Rogers
It is going to be a beautiful week across Middle Tennessee with lots of sunshine and highs in the 70s. That is going to be the weather pattern through at least Oct. 11.