November 2, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

ACROSS THE SAVANNAH

A fondness for old gas pumps

Something about old gas pumps pleases me. I think of them as elder statesmen, as senior citizens left behind by the rush of time itself. When I see a proud old pump, its dispensing days behind it, I feel a surge of pride tinged by sadness. More...

Book Review

Lincoln in the Bardo

Fiction is, of course, a madeup story. But Abraham Lincoln was a real person, and his son Willie really did die when he was only eleven years old. More...

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Rewards and blessings abound for those who faithfully obey the voice of the Lord

As a father neared the gate to the ballpark with his son, it dawned on him that he didn’t have the tickets. “Run home son, and see if I left the tickets there,” the father said. More...

This Dawg and others are Rocky Mountain High on Colorado

DENVER, Col. – Even with the adjacent Rocky Mountains, whose peaks are always snow-capped – July 4th is no different from New Year’s Day – the climate here is becoming more often than humbling. More...

Acorn toxicosis

As we have discussed in previous articles the fall is a busy time of the year for many of our local beef producers. More...