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Oldugly Declares His “Write-in Candidacy”

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A neighbor from back in the day named Frank Row- ley shared this “tongue- in-cheek essay with me, and I thought it was an exceptional read for those of us who are tired with “politics as usual.” Here’s Oldugly’s announcement for Governor: Why would any sane person even consider ask- ing for this job? Because […]

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The Loss of A Friend Bill Fraizer

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Today I attended the funeral of a friend. Alex Walton was probably the most unique person that I have ever known. Alex’s personality was real as he never put on “AIRS” to impress anyone. He spoke outright about his opinion whether you liked it or not. I would be lying if I did not say […]

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A Reason To Celebrate Jody Fuller

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Last week, I wrote an email to my contact at one of the newspapers for whom I write that I was taking an indefinite break from writing. Writing an article week in and week out becomes incredibly tedious. I’m sure some people get tired of read- ing about the way I talk and my travels. […]

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Mike’s Musings

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Senate Needs To Stop Talking, Accomplish Something What a spectacle the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings have become. I am saddened that this pro- cess has broken down to allegations of flagellation and drunkenness, without any thought given to the man’s long record as a judge in Washington D.C. I’ve mused many times about the ineffectiveness of […]

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Tiger’s Return Uplifting To Many Of Us

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I’ve always been capti- vated by stories of athletes overcoming personal tragedies. Baseball’s Lou Gehrig, returning to a hero’s welcome to Yankee Stadium after battling the disease that fittingly was named after him- Lou Gehrig’s Disease, in the late 1920’s certainly pulled at everyone’s heart strings. More recently great athletes like Serena and Venus Williams […]

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Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus

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I grew up in a small country church in Tal- lapoosa County. We spent a lot of time there at Elder Church. Practically everyone in attendance each Sunday morning was family or close enough anyway. It was a special place. I’m excited to be speaking at homecoming there next month. We’ll no doubt be singing […]

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