The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Third graders at Central Elementary School: “If you were stuck in a movie, what movie would you want to be stuck in?” .neFileBlock { marg...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Little Things

I was visiting with a friend the other day. He is a gifted and sophisticated professional. In the course of our conversation I asked how things were g...

August 24th, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Fifth graders at Red Boiling Springs Elementary: “If you could ask President Obama one question, what would it be?” .neFileBlock { margin...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Along the Road

Along the Road

There is stretch of highway which is most familiar to me. It reaches from the front of any abandoned store building in the Watervale Community in Smit...

August 17th, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

We asked students at the Macon County Fair: “What are you most looking forward to about going back to school?” .neFileBlock { margin-bott...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Hurry

Hurry

My late mother had a goodly number of favorite phrases. She prefaced many of them with the word “old.” On many an occasion she was quick t...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Kids at Macon Christian Academy: What’s something fun you have done this summer? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Home Grown Tomatoes

Home Grown Tomatoes

The late columnist, writer, humorist and avowed southerner, Lewis Grizzard once said, “The nearest thing to heaven is a home grown tomato.”...

July 13th, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Kids in Macon County: If you could go anywhere for summer vacation, where would you go and why? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Younger Next Year

Younger Next Year

I attended the National Speaker’s Association Winter Workshop in Atlanta a while back. The educational sessions offered at the conference were v...

June 29th, 2016 |