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In today's column I will return to the present to give an account of my recent activities. Every year I leave the United States to do a little mission work where I feel we make a different in the … more
After spending four weeks serving people affected by hurricanes Florence and Michael, Walker County Salvation Army director Cindy Smith has a newfound respect for the organization's iconic red … more

Cordova City Councilman Larry Sides was the guest speaker at Cordova High School's Veterans Day program on Friday. Sides served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War and lost three high school friends — Larry Black, Jerry Higgins and Sammy Smith — in the war. He later served in the National Guard and U.S. Army Reserves. CHS history instructor and Coach Tyler Kuykendall also set up a display on the auditorium stage of military uniforms, most of which were donated by CHS graduates who have served.

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Jilda and I had a minor crisis in our lives this past week. Our coffee maker died. It was a slow, tragic death. I should have seen it coming, but I neglected the telltale signs of tepid coffee and an … more
It happens every year around Thanksgiving, and no, I’m not talking simply about eating too much turkey and gravy but rather the planning for the upcoming Christmas holidays. Christmas is a holiday … more
I am traveling memory lane recounting my upbringing as the son of a preacher man. more
The Old Mill is a one of a kind experience in Tennessee that has preserved southern traditions for nearly two centuries.Nestled in the heart of Pigeon Forge, The Old Mill celebrates life as it once … more
I got my first real lesson with persimmons at an early age.  My grandfather that I always affectionately called “Pap” used to take me over to the persimmon trees that always grew next to the … more
We celebrate Veterans Day today. For some people, it will be dinner with family or shopping at the mall, or maybe watch pro football on TV. Some people will click LIKE on a few Facebook pictures of … more
As I was growing up, Friday nights were always set aside to attend the Friday night classes taught by Gus Nichols at the 5th Avenue Church of Christ. This was a class to prepare preachers to gain … more
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