The Witness

Jan 28, 2016 by

Apparently, school administrators have to go to great lengths to ensure students, once in school, stay in school. I’m not talking...

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Missing letters

Jan 22, 2016 by

Ever get some jingle going and it won’t stop? I don’t mean a jingle like coins in your pocket, but rather some tune you heard on...

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Cone Power

Dec 22, 2015 by

Officially, or at least on paper, I was known as the expediter. This is not to be confused with an executioner, executive, expunger or...

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Just The Facts Ma’am

Aug 1, 2015 by

Dr. Walter J. Palmer, a Minnesota dentist, is now the most hated man in America. He has had to shut down his practice. His office...

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The Falling Down Rule

Jul 28, 2015 by

I as watching a television show one night when Youngest SON of Thunder plopped down across from me. “How was work?” he...

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Time To Dance

Mar 26, 2015 by

There has been a tad more moaning and groaning around nuestra casa lately. Scratch that, there’s been a lot more moaning and...

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Whether To Publish …

Feb 20, 2015 by

Earlier this week, we published a type of story we rarely do. In fact, I can think of only two other times in the last couple of years...

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My Muhammad Cartoon Interview

Jan 14, 2015 by

Here is the transcript of my interview with Georgia Public Radio concerning our decision to publish cartoons depicting the prophet...

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Our Muhammad editorial page

Jan 13, 2015 by

After the execution of French journalists working for Charlie Hebdo by Islamic terrorists, we published the below editorial page to...

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Keeping Racism Alive

Jul 22, 2013 by

Here’s my editorial in The Newnan Times-Herald on the whole Martin-Zimmerman case.  There is an adage among crusty old...

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Editorial – Paula Deen Victim of Political Correctness

Jul 5, 2013 by

Following is the editorial I wrote for The Newnan Times-Herald about the whole Paula Deen fiasco. And yes, I spell “the...

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A Rose By Any Other Name … Isn’t Marriage

Jun 28, 2013 by

Below is the editorial I wrote on the SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage: Since the creation of our numbering system, 1 plus 1 has...

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Boy, Scouts Have Created A Mess They Can’t Turn Back From

Jun 14, 2013 by

Here’s Friday’s editorial I wrote for The Newnan Times-Herald regarding the whole BSA and gay scouts issue: The Boy Scouts...

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Triumph and Tragedy – An Editorial

May 20, 2013 by

May 18, 2013 was one of the most triumph days for girls sports in our community. It was also one of the most tragic for sports in...

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Nicole’s Story – A Script On Domestic Violence

Feb 25, 2013 by

It’s not often I post my newspaper articles unless I think they need to be shared with a wider audience. Nicole’s story is...

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We’re Your Health Insurance Company And We’re Here To Help …

Feb 8, 2013 by

That would be a “no.” The role of a health insurance company is to deny any/all claims. They will not even acknowledge...

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The Ultimate Wife

Jan 29, 2013 by

Nineteen years ago today, the Little Black Dress wore pink and said “I do.” I am a very, very, fortunate man. She has...

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The Charley Reese Column

Jan 15, 2013 by

You have probably gotten this in your email.  And you’ve either totally accepted it and passed it on to everyone you know, or...

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For Little Abby

Jan 7, 2013 by

A very, very difficult story to write. Death and life, all on Christmas. Here’s Abby’s story as I wrote it in The Newnan...

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Brown Thursday And Black Friday

Nov 23, 2012 by

Here’s part of my take on the whole turning Thanksgiving into another super duper shopping day, as appeared this morning in The...

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There Are Rocks And Then There Are LBD Rocks

Aug 28, 2012 by

The Little Black Dress has the Mohs Hardness Scale down pat. What she’s learning about rocks and minerals is impressive. This is...

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The Parental Fifth Grade Science Project

May 22, 2012 by

I’m going to push the envelope here and, without the backing of any $23.7 million federal grant, state that kids do better in...

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Let’s Watch … ARGH@!#!! … Not The Circle of Life!!!!

May 17, 2012 by

I am not one for exclamation points. To me, they signify weak writing. If something is AMAZING, CRAZY, AWESOME, INCREDIBLE, WHATEVER,...

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When An Oompa Falls

May 10, 2012 by

The goal was the role of Augustus. By Augustus I do not mean Gaius Julius Caeser Augustus, also known as Octavian, the first Roman...

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A Final Note To The Men Of 47

Apr 29, 2012 by

It is customary over here to write letters to the SONS or the Little  Black Dress on certain days – birthdays, anniversaries,...

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