Thinking ahead, being prepared

August 28, 2017 They’re called preppers today, but those enthusiastic about preparing for uncertain times at one time in the nation’s history were simply called pioneers.

Letter to the Editor

August 25, 2017 Proud of Southern heritage Dear editor: We should be proud of our Southern heritage. We shouldn’t want to take down …

Vigils welcome: Let us pray

August 25, 2017 Tom Purcell In the wake of the tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia — in response to the anger, violence …

Friends and paying it forward

August 25, 2017 Daris Howard We live in the region of the path of totality for the solar eclipse. Everyone in the area …

The Wilder Rose

August 24, 2017 Angelia Roberts I had traveled with her from her home in the big woods, froze during the never-ending winters, worried …