The most important assets

The most important assets

“What are your assets?’You go to the bank to get a loan. You fill out the loan application. The first thing the bank loan officer will loo...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


It’s time to take a stand

It’s time to take a stand

The journey through addiction too often begins with a short path through a doctor’s office. More and more people are becoming addicted to opioid...

May 19th, 2016 updated: May 19th, 2016. |  


The importance of a governor

The importance of a governor

Back when I was riding the school bus at Clement growing up, we always wanted the driver to go faster. The bus drivers back then were responsible high...

May 15th, 2016 |  


The legacy of a grandmother

The legacy of a grandmother

This mother was going through a difficult time. At 52 years old, her husband had just died. As a mother of ten children, one who died as an infant, sh...

May 8th, 2016 |  


Life is like a house of cards

Life is like a house of cards

Hey guys. Did you miss me? I told you all that Mrs. Matthews was going to allow me to write more columns if I could come up with a topic.In all honest...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Do they protest too much?

Do they protest too much?

“Methinks thou dost protest too much.”I bet Mr. Randall and Mrs. Tew from my high school days would be proud to see me using a line from a...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Is the system “rigged”?

Is the system “rigged”?

The system is rigged. Well, at least Donald Trump thinks so. So does Bernie Sanders. And so do many others during this election season. But maybe the ...

April 24th, 2016 |  


What animals can teach people

What animals can teach people

Throughout life we may stop to think about all the things that we can teach animals. We could teach dogs to sit, stay, fetch, and potty train them. Ca...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Watch out for Dead Man’s Curve

Watch out for Dead Man’s Curve

You may have heard about Dead Man’s Curve. For some of you of my generation, it’s the title of the 1964 hit pop song by Jan and Dean. The ...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Reflecting on the internship

Reflecting on the internship

First of all, I’d like to apologize for not publishing a column in a while. I hope everyone has been staying safe and well while I’ve been...

April 13th, 2016 |