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I Admit, I’m A Basketball Junkie

The last two weeks of March is my favorite time of year. Maybe the long winter finally giving way to spring has something to do with it, but more likely…

Forget Trump, Concentrate On Opiods, Drug Prices

Now that the Mueller Report is in and collusion and obstruction haven’t been found, I would hope as a nation we can begin dealing with more important issues like opioids,…

Get Ready To Pay More At The Pump

When newly elected Michigan governor, Gretchen Whitmer proposed a 45-cent gas tax hike a couple of weeks ago, a lot of her constituents were up in arms. Opposition came from…

Why, Oh Why Must We Change Time?

I think it’s time to give the boot to daylight saving time. That’s right, I don’t know about you, but the hour of lost sleep Sunday morning, and the driving…

Community Rallies To Pick Up Tornado Pieces

My fascination with tornadoes came at an early age. Maybe it was the semi-annual tornado drills we students participated in at elementary school that brought it on. Maybe it was…

Goodloe Brings Black Eye to Alabama

My chosen profession- journalism, has been the subject of mountains of criticism over the past few years. Much to my chagrin journalism amongst the media elite has taken a new…

No Better Man Than Mike

LaFayette lost a true pillar of the community last week when Mike Hand passed. To me he was a good friend and mentor, and had been ever since I bought…

Better Days Are Ahead, I Promise

Forgive me if I appear to be preaching, but I’ve got to get something off my chest. My spouse, my child, my friends have heard me say a thousand times-…

AI Will Have Your Job In Ten Years

Month after month we are treated to amazing job creation numbers. Despite the government shut down, 304,000 jobs were added in January of this year. That’s about double what economists…

Like Stone I Once Was Subject Of A Pre-Dawn Raid

Like many Republicans and Democrats, I was appalled at the way Mueller and the courts decided to arrest former Trump operative Roger Stone. Instead of informing his lawyer that he…