On August 12, 2015, The CDB will revive a Tennessee tradition that had
its beginning on October, 4 1974 in a 2,200 seat venue called War
Memorial Auditorium, an historic old hall that hosted the Grand Ole Opry
for a few ...
Being born in the Deep South during the days of the Jim Crow Laws,
segregation and pervasive persecution that everyone denied but everyone
practiced under the guise of "separate but equal", I am quite familiar
There is little disagreement that our planet warms and cools and
certain changes occur as the result, and that it has done so since man
has had the capacity to record it, is not a point of contention with me.
The subject I broach in this column transcends political parties and
partisan politics. It is a chronic and growing shame that should rank at
the top of the pile in the business of any president and Congress, no
heard a sermon by a country preacher a while ago and something he said -
at least to me - cuts through a lot of the superficial religious rules
and regulations so many denominations saddle themselves with and goes ...
A few days ago my wife and myself were on a trip, it was early morning
and we stopped at a well-known fast food chain to get breakfast. We
pulled up to the drive through only to be greeted by a surly, unhelpful
In 1959, after Fidel Castro won the coup against an evil dictator
named Fulgencio Batista, expectations were over the moon that Cuba would
be joining the community of democratic nations, that political
repression would be lifted, human ...