More highway work?

My first reaction upon reading that there will be more I-40 work in the near future was, “Oh nooooo! More congestion. More detours. More sitting still on the interstate and U.S. 70.”

Finally wetting a hook?

It’s finally happening. After a hiatus of several years, my fishing buddy and I are planning on getting out and drowning a few crickets

Only once a year? Hmmm…

I was at the fair on Monday, and was standing there innocently, eating a foot long (or was it a two foot long?) corn dog with one hand and wiping mustard off my mouth with the other.

Free fair? No fair!

I just want to go on record as saying I think it’s terrible to offer free admission one night during the St. Francis County Fair.

Back to school? So soon?

School days? Already? “Back to school” seems to be the main topic of ads and store aisles these days. It’s starting to look like school comes around almost as often as Christmas anymore. Which is strange, since I don’t dread school the way I do Christmas. That’s not to say I never did dread school. There were days during summer vacation when I would look at the calendar and realize that my blessed days of freedom were slipping away all too fast. Then by the opening of school, in self defense, I would manage to work myself into some kind of positive frenzy. I’m sure most folks did. You know: … Continued

Yes, it’s coming

I was in a good mood. I wasn’t upset with anyone or anything. Just browsing through Facebook, occasionally chuckling at the misadventures of a friend’s mutt or complimenting other friends on the perfect beauty of their new baby.