October 17, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Martha Chalker

Choosing a Life of Resilience

Resilience is the quality that allows some people to be knocked down in life and come back stronger than ever. Instead of letting failure overcome them, they find a way to get back up and move on. More...

Slim Randles


Mrs. Doc watched the dancers swirl around the cleared hardwood floor of the Legion hall, and smiled to see her husband, Doc, waltzing with Ardis Fisher. But Mrs. Doc was never one to sit out a waltz, so she looked around at the menu.  More...

Don Lively


(Reprinted from 2013) My niece Fireball actually laughed out loud when I made the claim. It was a simple statement. I said that I was a farmer. In retrospect, she probably had good reason to snort and I probably should have qualified my statement. More...