2017-07-12

Defund killing our babies –



An anti-abortion group delivers Baby Hope to 100 US Senators demanding the defunding of Planned Parenthood. In the coming days, 100 US Senators will be delivered an important package. But this delivery won’t be a simple note from one of their constituents. Within days, every single US Senator will be delivered Baby Hope, a twelve-week old baby, with a personal […]

A Lesson In Irony



The United States Department of Agriculture- The Food Stamp Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is proud to be distributing the greatest amount of free meals and food stamps ever, to 46 million people. The National Park Service Policy- Meanwhile, the National Park Service, administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior, asks us “PLEASE DO NOT FEED […]

Consumer Q’s



Question: Is it safe to eat raw okra? Answer: Absolutely! Raw okra is crunchy, healthy and easy to eat. Select small, tender pods. Older, larger ones can be too tough and, in some varieties, too spiny. Dip the young pods in salt (or sprinkle them with salt and/or black pepper) and eat them as a snack or as hors d’oeuvres. […]

Three Tips for Keeping More of Your Own Money



Putting off working on your tax return may cost you, financial planner warns. Nearly 150 million Americans will file federal income tax returns this year and, unfortunately, many will be shelling out much more of their hardearned money than necessary, says veteran financial expert Jeff Gorton. “With the ridiculous complexity of our tax code, I can understand how the average […]

THE WEEKLY POST

The Right Tool

It’s hard to imagine what thoughts may come from the simple act of peeling a peach. There’s a tool for every job; choosing the right one is critical. Today’s choice for me was unfortunate but instructive. Sadly, Georgia’s meager peach crop is about over. They’re harder to find now than hen’s teeth. The only choices are the nubbin rejects. Same […]

You could have heard a pin drop



Once upon a time when our politicians did not tend to apologize for our country’s prior actions, here’s a refresher on how some of our former patriots handled negative comments about our great country. These are good… JFK’s Secretary of State, Dean Rusk, was in France in the early 60’s when De- Gaulle decided to pull out of NATO. DeGaulle […]

Legends of Miller County

Age of An Automobile is Just a Number When You Looking for That First Car

After traveling over 1,200 miles, it is always good to get back home, wherever home is, and to be blessed with good neighbors. We were blessed to have Mr. Chester and Ms. Sylvia move in next door a week before we did in Huntsville, Alabama. While on our last RV trip, he got the mail for us and even cut […]

It’s a man thing – Bagpipes and Funerals



Time is like a river. You cannot touch the water twice, because the flow that has passed will never pass again. Enjoy every moment of life. As a bagpiper, I play many gigs. Recently I was asked by a funeral director to play at a graveside service for a homeless man. He had no family or friends, so the service […]

First computer



The world’s first computer can be traced all the way back to Adam and Eve. Surprise! It was an Apple, but with extremely limited memory – Just 1 byte…….then everything crashed.

Attitude



A famous writer was in his study. He picked up his pen and began writing: “Last year, my gallbladder was removed. I was stuck in bed due to this surgery for a long time. The same year I reached the age of 60 and had to give up my favorite job. I had spent 30 years of my life with […]