If one stands on the banks of the Tennessee River, or in the middle of Mynatt Cemetery, a person is surrounded with history and the people who lived it. Washington, Tennessee in Rhea County is one of those places where one can actually “feel” the impact of events which happened more than two…

What’s wrong with this picture? At first glance you might say you don’t know. It is a mildly-customized, 1955 Ford F-Series (F-100) pickup with a “Flairside” bed (generically often referred to as a “step-side pickup”) with bulging fenders and a narrower bed. But aside from the obvious—custom wheels and tires and a lowered suspension—upon closer examination, what do you see that is unique to this modified pickup? (Answer at end of story.)

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For nearly a century, these trucks were known by the family name of Dodge. Then, in 2009, Ram got rebellious and, as the folks at Ram division like to say, “unbundled” itself from Dodge, in the process becoming a brand of its own. Now, at the ripe old age of 10, the Ram brand is celebrating record sales, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reports.

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If one stands on the banks of the Tennessee River, or in the middle of Mynatt Cemetery, a person is surrounded with history and the people who lived it. Washington, Tennessee in Rhea County is one of those places where one can actually “feel” the impact of events which happened more than two…

This week there is just a little bit of everything—delicious, time-saving casseroles, warming soups, a quick easy candy, a black bottom pie, an easy and elegant cherry pie, and even a Chinese recipe! If you like Egg Foo Yong, be sure to check out the recipe this week with its delicious Chine…

What are the enemies of your joy in Christ?

Many of us have a favorite Christmas carol which we like to hear and sing throughout the season. The song, “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day” is not only beautiful but a favorite of many people. I happen to know that it is Senator Ken Yager’s best liked Christmas song; therefore, today’s a…

While many people have been gathering up Christmas baking ingredients for some time now and already have their Christmas recipes looked up, some of us may still be wondering just what special goodies will grace our Christmas tables. This week I have included several ideas that will not keep …

As we begin to make preparations for Christmas this year, we not only need to realize why we celebrate this holiday, but we should think of those who are defending our homeland in order to keep us safe. Undoubtedly, our men and women serving in the military will be able to observe the Christ…

If today’s recipes don’t make you want to get in the kitchen and stir up something good, I don’t know what will. Reminds me of something I used to hear a preacher say when the sermon became especially spirited, “If that doesn’t light your fire, then your wood must be wet!” Jokes aside, I had…

Christmas is just over a week away. That means 2019 is about to come to a close. It’s done. It’s over. But not before Christmas.