Hurricane parties

September 7, 2004 Florida is typically thought of as a tropical paradise with a glittering ocean, freshly-picked citrus and swaying palm trees. But this weekend, the palm trees swayed like never before.

Driving out the bad

September 3, 2004 Bad money drives out good. It's an old economic principle.

The show will move you

September 2, 2004 Some folks got all shaken up during the dedication/grand opening of the Forrest L. Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center at Jonesboro last week.

In God We Trust

September 1, 2004 In God We Trust. Well, not necessarily. The majority of people think they know better than God what's best for the rest of us, and if we don't agree with them - we're dammed.

Creatures great and small

August 30, 2004 Over the course of his nine years, my family's mutt, Eddie, has developed an impressive knowledge of the English language.

Writing, a lost art

August 30, 2004 In today's world, we seem to have a need for quick convenience. Things are so quick and convenient we have lost much of the human contact that goes into every day life.