The Grinch and a heart transplant

The Grinch and a heart transplant

Honestly, I wasn’t too excited when I saw that the musical, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” was on our itinerary for our bus trip ...

December 20th, 2015 |  


The season – and gift – of giving

The season – and gift – of giving

As the holiday season approaches, most people think about which relative’s house they will travel to in order to spend time with their family. N...

December 10th, 2015 |  


In a ‘pleasant place’

In a ‘pleasant place’

We all sat around the tables upstairs at the Piggly Wiggly and shared what we were thankful for. It was the annual Thanksgiving breakfast for the Clin...

December 6th, 2015 |  


Bringing joy through words

Bringing joy through words

In today’s society, 75 percent of teenagers are not serious about their education; they are mainly muddling through, pushing just hard enough to...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


Blessings exist in every life

Blessings exist in every life

As I was sitting in church Sunday morning listening to the choir sing “Count Your Blessings,” I felt chill bumps make their way up my arm....

November 26th, 2015 |  


Dealing with the stuff

Dealing with the stuff

I was reminded recently of a truth that you probably know just as well as I.A phone call from my sister told me about the tragic death of a relative&#...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Newspaper media inform readers about best Black Friday deals

Newspaper media inform readers about best Black Friday deals

The infamous day-after-Thanksgiving retail bonanza – affectionately dubbed “Black Friday” – is always a major event for newspa...

November 20th, 2015 |  


SS7 Network — Trick or Treat?

SS7 Network — Trick or Treat?

I recall back in the 1980’s there was much discussion regarding the formation of the SS7 (signaling system No. 7) network. The main purpose of t...

November 12th, 2015 |  


From May to December

“Oh, it’s a long, long, time from May to December, but the days grow short when you reach September….And these few precious days, I ...

November 12th, 2015 |  


I will never, ever forget

I will never, ever forget

Thumbing through some saved photographs on my iPad this weekend, I stumbled across one of my favorite pictures of my daddy, one I posted of him on Vet...

November 11th, 2015 |