Meet Gary Johnson, our next president?

Joel McNeece

If ever there was a year for a third party candidate to break through, you would think this would be the one.
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Charlie McNeece wins the lottery

charlie ac

Charlie McNeece just won the lottery, setting him up for a life of luxury.
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Fireworks, friends and fun times

Joel McNeece

Things couldn’t have timed out any better in Bruce Monday night as the town’s annual Fourth of July celebration continued to get better and better.
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Need less frivolity, much more substance in Jackson

Joel McNeece

The steam was almost visible coming from Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann’s head as he talked about “The Great Scrape” of 2016.
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Visit with American Pharoah highlights visit to Kentucky

american pharoah

He came walking out of his stable, head high, ears straight up, seemingly looking straight at me.
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Soaking up shade from Houlka to Houston

Joel McNeece

I’m closer to completing the entire Tanglefoot Trail after a wonderful bicycling experience this past weekend.
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Jazz, the way it was meant to be heard

preservation hall

It was a small, dimly lit room filled with old wooden benches, a few tattered cushions on the floor, and paint peeling off the walls. If you didn’t know better, you’d think it was on the verge of being condemned by the City of New Orleans.
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Land of the free, home of the brave

Joel McNeece

The sun shined brightly through a deep blue sky and just enough breeze was stirring to keep the dozens of American flags waving perfectly as the national anthem was beautifully sung by Laura Edwards in Calhoun City and Kim Gregory in Bruce at the respective Memorial Day programs.
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Calhoun’s best days could still be ahead

Joel McNeece

I read a story in The Washington Post Sunday afternoon that painted a rather bleak picture for the future of Calhoun County.
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Some advice for our 2016 graduates

Joel McNeece

Just over 150 young Calhoun Countians will walk across a stage this week and receive their high school diploma and immediately step into the next phase of their lives. Here’s a few notes to ponder as you move forward:
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