May
28
2018

Today’s Memorial Day celebrations will be filled with family and friends and fun, as well they should be. I hope that we encourage each other, as we enjoy the holiday, to remember what the Memorial Day celebrations should be about. Today we honor our fallen: those that gave the ultimate sacrifice as men and women […]

May
17
2018

  In the past, when a young lady was expecting a little one, you would see her in public in a loose fitting maternity smock. There was even a sense of almost reverence when you saw her. No one needed to see her physique. Everyone was sure they knew what a pregnant abdomen looked like. […]

May
1
2018

Well, wouldn’t you know it! When you think you have everyone figured out, we find out that there are actual differences between Morons, Imbeciles and Idiots. You may have already known this, but it has been a revelation for me I know that describing other people with colorful adjectives is not a good activity to […]

Apr
19
2018

Urban Tinckham graduated from Southern Illinois University with an Associates Degree in technology. He said, “The draft board had been waiting on me to graduate.” And, sure enough, the very next day after graduation, his draft notice came to his father’s house. Urb said, “I don’t want to read that!” So, to avoid the draft, […]

Apr
5
2018

May 3, 2015 was a very intense day at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas. The Garland police and fire departments had a very strong contingency at the event, including uniformed policemen, SWAT team and tactical medics. They were prepared, knowing the potential of a very serious situation unfolding. The event was hosted by […]