Thursday, April 02, 2020

One lady in a Wiregrass community decided to post a note on each door around her street. It asked the following: 1 — Write down everything needed on a sheet of paper; 2 — Tape it to the front of your door or place it where it is visible; 3 — I will come by between 9-11 a.m. to collect all of…

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Monday, March 23, 2020

The big grocery store seemed crowded for 10 a.m. in the middle of the week. I parked my car and walked towards the entrance. Shoppers who had finished were pushing their full carts toward their cars. One woman had bought so much and had it piled so high that I couldn’t see her until she’d pa…

Sunday, March 22, 2020

The homes in Eufaula are as colorful and charismatic as the people who call this place home. A friend said to me once, “Eufaula is a place of narrow streets and broad minds.” At every twist and turn of the highways and backroads carved into this community, there are vibrant, diverse characte…

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Since there is little available other than being updated every minute on the minute regarding coronavirus, and hardly any of what I hear on the morning news changes from what I see on the evening news, here are some thoughts:

Monday, March 16, 2020

Fred was telling me about a movie he went to last weekend. He got inside and after his eyes adjusted, he spotted a seat halfway up with vacant ones all around. “I don’t like to be too close or too far away,” he told me. I didn’t ask what reasoning went into that game plan.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

I remember asking my mother once what the scariest moment of her life had been on a nationwide scale, assuming it’d be the Vietnam War or perhaps the Iran hostage situation. It was, instead, the Cuban Missile Crisis, when she said with limited news coverage compared to today there were about…

Monday, March 09, 2020
Thursday, March 05, 2020

Growing up studying two prognosticators, Conrad Augustus Mole (Montgomery Advertiser) and Clairvoyant Clara (Dothan Eagle) and later listening to “Leonard’s Losers,” featuring Percy Peabody, on radio, prepared your scribe to boldly name 2020’s World Series winner today, March 4; keep reading.

Monday, March 02, 2020

At the risk of hurting the feelings of someone out there, first of all, I have no trophies to hand out following your latest failed participation in expressing your uniformed, incorrect, end-all blog/tweet/post regarding everything from the greatest football team of all time to how statistic…

Thursday, February 27, 2020
Monday, February 24, 2020

Harry Doyle : Just a reminder fans, comin’ up is our “Die-hard Night” here at the stadium. Free admission to anyone who was actually alive the last time the Indians won a pennant.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

To be approved for having my knee — rather, knees — replaced, I had to first be approved by my cardiologist ... as if he didn’t trust a trio of surgeons from various states and their work on my ticker.


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