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Our weather connection with Nelson County, Virginia

By Skip Rigney Pearl River County, Mississippi, and small, mostly rural Nelson County, Virginia, are separated by 800 ...

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The truth and value of a simple smile

By Ronnie Michel You may have heard the adages, “A smile can brighten the darkest day,” and “The ...

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Weird plant reproduction methods

By Felder Rushing Take it from a seasoned hortifreak, plants can reproduce in weird ways. I’m not talking ...

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Don’t be a chicken, go to the dance

By Jan Miller Penton The band’s tunes carried across the beach and the lake to nearby neighborhoods as ...

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The senior center is a place for us

By Gwendolyn Williams While visiting one of the many booths at the Senior Fest in June I was ...

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Lawns need more than just mowing

By Felder Rushing Real lawn care is more than just mowing; it’s caring for a living creature with ...

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Jesus is the best teacher for a child

By Ronny Michel Regardless of the calendar, tradition, anyone else’s viewpoint, my new year begins with the first ...

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A time and place for everything

By Jan Miller Penton My Papaw, the late William Carroll Palmer, Sr. could strike up a conversation with ...

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Be an independent who doesn’t follow

By Ronnie Michel Samuel Maverick (1803-1870) was a Texas lawyer, politician, land baron, and signer of the Texas ...

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Don’t call me a flip-flopper

By Felder Rushing Gardeners dig in their heels quickly over cherished ideas, and quickly devolve into unending arguments ...

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