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I was not going to write a column on this. I really wasn't, and I even said as much to Carbon Hill Mayor Mark Chambers and Publisher James Phillips. But I think events are rushing at such a pace and … more
Frankly, I think I was quite tired of writing about the subject of the proposed 1-cent sales tax by the weekend before the Aug. 15 referendum. I’m still tired of it, and thought seriously of addressing President Trump’s comments on the … more
Let's clean out the notebook ... • We are just now getting to discussing the runoff, thanks to the police situation last week. Frankly, in typing up the beat results, it seemed to go about as … more
The Daily Mountain Eagle announced a "salute to Goober" with a banner headline on Jan. 6, 1971. The story was accompanied by a three-column collage depicting the many faces of George Lindsey. Only … more
When people over 50 need a job, they tend to look for help in all the wrong places. One of the first questions I always ask is, “Have you been to the Career Center?” A surprising percentage of jobseekers say no. One lady told me that she wasn’t trying to get unemployment check, but a job. more
 A simple question that most anyone would answer in the affirmative. “Of course, I love the Lord” someone might say. Another question now would be do you love the Lord the way he has told … more
Well, I am so turned around and filled up with politics, like most of you — and not for just the usual reasons you suspect. For example, I spent 90 minutes Tuesday in a warm room watching … more
Well, the sheriff's race continues to escalate in rhetoric, thanks to the ads from Sheriff Jim Underwood. Facebook lit up like a Christmas tree when Underwood released an online ad, proclaiming, "Do … more
The Midianites invaded Israel like a swarm of grasshoppers. God let them oppress His backslidden people for seven years and chastise them for their chronic idolatry. The Israelites survived by hiding … more
As promised last week, I'm digging into the Daily Mountain Eagle archives for the start of a series of columns that I hope to continue through the fall.Our archive includes bound volumes of issues … more
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