Let's see if I've got this straight:
A Chicago Little League team was stripped of its world championship after someone noticed that Derek Jeter was playing shortstop.
It's been quite some time since I visited the Lower 40. However, as of this column, I am indeed "southbound," heading into a territory that dominates media headlines and often leaves you shaking your head.
When I was in third grade, my classmates and I were herded into the elementary school gymnasium. As usual, we weren't informed of the purpose of this rugrat convention. Perhaps our elders figured the less we knew, the better.
By now most readers have made it through what we hope is the worst of our local 2015 winter storm.
The Brian Williams helicopter episode has led too much hand-wringing about how much faith and trust we put in news personalities.
During the recent northeast blizzard, there was a reported sighting of a Yeti -- better known as Sasquatch or Bigfoot.
This year's Super Bowl XLIX was one of the more intriguing I've ever watched! A quick recap:
BOWLING GREEN, KY. - Garry Lewis loves cars.
More precisely, he covets Corvettes ... fast Corvettes.
One of the oft-heard complaints we hear about the media is that these big media conglomerates simply do what they want, and ignore the public, and the public's concern about such things as violence and commercials.
This is the big week. You see the signs everywhere. There are red hearts, flowers and candy floating around.
As the 87th annual Academy Awards ceremony approaches, I am reminded of all the magnificent actors who never won a competitive Academy Award.
Dr. F. Murray Mathis, a Southern Baptist minister, has spoken and prayed with small groups and even groups of thousands on many occasions. After all, his Christian ministry stretches over a half-century.
Latest evidence civilization, as we have known it, is doomed:
Sprint has announced it is dropping its sponsorship of NASCAR's premier series, Sprint Cup, at the end of the 2015 season.
Conspiracy: a combination of persons banded secretly together and resolved to accomplish an evil or unlawful end reference: Webster's Third New International Dictionary.
When showing some of my wildlife photography recently at a nursing home, someone asked: "Are you a professional bird watcher?"
Statistics indicate that about 40-50 percent of the readers of this column will have made New Year's Resolutions already. Less than 10 percent will be sticking to the resolutions by March.
With the end of one year, and the beginning of another, it's time for New Year's Resolutions, those new things we are going to try to do that are going to make our lives better.
MTSU financial aid representatives and our partners with the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation have a belated Christmas present for any prospective college student and their parents or guardians.
10:15 p.m., Dec. 31, 2014
Upscale Lennox Hill neighborhood - Manhattan, N.Y.
Having easily disarmed the Brink's Home Security System, penlight in hand, "The Ghost" entered the upstairs master bedroom of the two-story, $10 million mansion.
"Let's go fly a kite, and soar to the highest heights": Partial song lyrics from a 1990s-era movie about the book entitled "Mary Poppins."
If you are over the age of 30, this article is for you.
Back in the '50's and '60's, we were told television was going to erase illiteracy, promote democracy, and in general improve life for millions of people around the world.
For ages, the Irish have labored under the stereotype of being preternaturally inclined to overindulge in alcohol.
Even in these challenging economic times, money is available to help college students realize their ambitions.
Many of us make monetary donations at the end of the year to non-profit organizations we wish to support. I've compiled the list below to help you make an informed decision about where best to invest your dollars. If you have a passion for children, literacy, individuals with special needs, the homeless, justice, healthcare, senior adults, mental health -- you can make a difference by making a donation to one of the organizations listed below.