Packing light, right?

July 30, 2007 Well folks, this may be the last column of mine you ever get to read because my mother-in-law is convinced we are going to get blown away by a hurricane while we’re on our cruise to the Bahamas.


July 26, 2007 Dear editor: In reference to the article in Monday’s paper regarding the hydroelectric project, I would like to make a few comments.

More fun on the farm

July 26, 2007 Too bad we didn’t have a home video camera and national television show like “Country Fried Home Videos” when I was growing up.

The price of having fun

July 23, 2007 The 87th annual Independence County Fair was in full swing last week and as always it brought back great memories of experiences I had as a teenager running around the fairgrounds with my 4-H club.

Eggs are all they need

July 19, 2007 One of the first things we learned in vertebrate zoology in college is that some eggs can hatch without being fertilized. In other words, no dad needed.