Garth Brooks’ real country roots

November 28, 2017 Freda Cruse Hardison They say Stone County, Folk Capitol of the World, has more musicians per square foot than anywhere …

Between Thanksgiving and Christmas

November 28, 2017 Danny Gardner President Trump meets this week with minority leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, and majority leaders Paul Ryan …

False justifications

November 28, 2017 False justifications are erroneous beliefs that are used to support specific behavior. When your actions are based on an incorrect understanding, you will either …

Surprises in life

November 27, 2017 Lacy Mitchell “You don’t owe anything. The lady in front of you paid your tab,” the clerk told me as …

Passing for a ‘good citizen’

November 27, 2017 Danny Tyree My son Gideon’s former elementary school awarded (and still awards) a weekly “good citizen” award to a student …

Turn on a dime

November 24, 2017 Andrea Bruner Earlier this week at work, I was picking up a piece of trash at my desk that hadn’t …

Moody, Missouri and Cockrum’s War

November 24, 2017 Freda Cruse Hardison Moody, Missouri is an unincorporated town in southern Howell County, Missouri, 16 miles south of West Plains …