January 12, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

Lack of snow last weekend was disappointing, making other glorious snows more memorable

Disappointed, but not much.  If you’re a fan of snowfall as only a lifelong Southerner can be, you were disappointed this past weekend when the much-advertised snowstorm turned into a big bust, with just enough white flakes to let you know More...

Vergos’ autograph might rival those of big leaguers

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – College football is about as big as anything there is in this country. Aficionados of the game keep active with the passing years. They grow old with enduring affection for alma mater. More...

Kick off the year with healthful goals

As we welcome 2017, many of us have made commitments to improve our health throughout the course of the year. Here are some healthy goals that can be implemented this year.  More...

Book Review

Paper: Paging Through History

Mark Kurlansky is the author of several books, best known for his oneword titles Salt and Cod. He has discovered a niche that turns out to be a fascinating way to look at history. More...

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The importance of soil testing

Whether you are manicuring your lawn or preparing to plant your wildlife food plots soil testing is essential. A soil test provides information on the soil’s actual nutrient content. More...