How to smoke out negative vibes

How to smoke out negative vibes

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Sitting around a campfire, you may hear someone say, “Smoke follows beauty.”It m...

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


Faulty meme logic is dangerous

Faulty meme logic is dangerous

My phone chirped letting me know someone had sent me a text. As is usually the case it was one of my amazing church members.The text read, “Hey ...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Rough Writer

Rough Writer

Readers probably haven’t seen one particular word in this newspaper very often? It’s a pet peeve of mine. Every time I see it, I delete it...

September 16th, 2016 |  



Social Security joins Hispanic Heritage Month celebration

Social Security joins you and your family in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15.We know the contributions of His...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Don’t let burnout affect your spirituality

Don’t let burnout affect your spirituality

Have you ever felt burned out? You know … that feeling of frustration and weariness of soul that has no clear vision for renewal.“Burnout ...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Good to remember to stay at home

Good to remember to stay at home

Micaiah and Jamin attended last weekend’s college football game between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech, which is Jamin’s fa...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Honesty is always the best policy

Honesty is always the best policy

Have you ever found money lying on the floor at school, found a pretty piece of jewelry, or found someone’s billfold? What did you do?Maybe the ...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Do you really want to know the answer?

Do you really want to know the answer?

There was a certain day, recorded in the Scriptures, in which, as Jesus was teaching the people in the temple, and preaching the gospel, that the chie...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Our View

The collapse of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton from a reported bout of pneumonia over the weekend is the very reason voters need to...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Legalizing pot in the Mountain State

Legalizing pot in the Mountain State

Soon after the Fourth of July, I spent a week in Denver where marijuana is legal.The case that took me to Denver involved real estate in an old workin...

September 13th, 2016 |