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A True Friend, Always Listens First

There’s an old Chinese Proverb that goes something like this: If you want happiness for an hour – take a nap. If you want happiness for a day – go…

Top Ten Things You Can Do With Old Newspapers

I’ve been in the newspaper business since 1963. I did work one year at Decker’s Meat Processing Plant, and three and half years at NCR in Dayton, Ohio during that…

History Lesson of the Hood

Ginger and I attended grand child number two, Ty Sargent, the oldest son of daughter number two, Jennifer (Godfrey) Sargent on Friday, August 16, 2013 at Wright State University. Ty…

Until Death Do Us Part

Tom and Linda Moore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday. Ginger and I attended the celebration, and Linda asked Ginger when our 50th would be? I’m glad she didn’t…

Celery reduces memory loss

I’ll be 68 in October of this year. I also have to admit; that the older I get my memory keeps fading away. For example: This week in church I…

Sweet Sixteen

We had a surprise birthday party for grandchild number six on Tuesday, July 23, 2013. Morgan Sargent celebrated her sweet sixteen birthday at her big brothers house near Dayton, OH.…

Ginger’s Home . . .

The Queen Bee has returned to her nest. I was instructed to pick up my beautiful wife on July 14, 2013 at 12:30 a. m. I thought I’d leave around…

Just Five More Days To Go

As of today (Wednesday 7-10-13) Ginger’s been gone 10 days. I’ve had a bout with a Hunter ceiling fan, dead heading the geraniums, and trying to find some remedy for…

Two-Week Bachelor . . . Home Alone!

I’ve been blessed enough to travel to Alaska two times on a fishing trip. Now it’s Ginger’s turn. The story goes like this: Ginger received her Bob Ross oil certificate…

To Renew or Review. That is the Question?

You’ve probably heard me talk about Dave and Margaret Amburgey’s gardens, from Bradford. They celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, June 22, 2013. Of course, they will be renewing…

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