From 1975 to present

June 11, 2008 Had I been a non-drinker and clear thinker back in 1975 my life might have gone a different direction.


June 11, 2008 Growing up, I was thankful to have a "cool" dad, at least as cool as any other dad who was not Harrison Ford or James Bond could be.

Going home again

May 15, 2008 The online auction house eBay is a wonderful thing. The online auction house eBay is an awful thing. It can be both.

Remembering Gene

May 14, 2008 Fulton County lost one of it's best. When I learned the news of Gene Maguffee's death, it brought back a lot of old memories.

Crossing the distance

May 13, 2008 We've just driven 360 miles and seven hours to this Kansas City suburb for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Floyd Meyers

May 12, 2008 HIGHLAND - Floyd Herman Meyers, 80, of Highland died Friday, May 9, 2008, in a Salem hospital.

My three moms

May 6, 2008 I recently read a statistic that almost 50 percent of the people who married in the late 1960s and early '70s have already divorced.