Making the most of Music City with some great friends

Kent Moore, Brad Logan, Joel McNeece, Casey Clark, Dr. Bruce Longest

We ate one of the finest meals you could eat anywhere. Then on another occasion we stuffed ourselves with chicken wings until we could barely walk.
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We need the ‘C’ word, not big hands

Joel McNeece

One of the many definitions of the word “politic” is “showing good judgment especially in dealing with other people.”
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Quite a night in Vardaman

Joel McNeece

Last Friday night in Vardaman was more party than basketball game. From the moment I stepped into the gym, more than 20 minutes before tip-off, the electricity was palpable.
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Feds’ demands of Apple a slippery slope for all of us

Joel McNeece

You may have read in the news last week that the federal government is trying to force Apple to “hack” into the iPhone used by one of the shooters in the horrific San Bernardino massacre.
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Tale of two brains and need for Pre-K funds

Joel McNeece

The picture was rather startling when Dr. Linda Southward, a researcher with the Social Science Center at Mississippi State University, unveiled it on the large screen before us.
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Community journalism alive and well around Mississippi

Joel McNeece and Buddy Sellers

Driving down the picturesque Main Street of Lucedale, Mississippi you immediately get a sense of incredible stories emanating from this tiny town in Southeast Mississippi.
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Distillery renaissance all across Mississippi

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Mississippi appears to be in the midst of somewhat of a renaissance – a distillery renaissance if you will.
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Fate of the earth

Joel McNeece

“Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the earth.” Those are the words of Helen Caldicott, an Austrailian physician and author.
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Bows and arrows, the Blues, and a good game of dominoes

Joel McNeece

I had been looking forward to the visit for several days and Andy Davis didn’t disappoint.
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Alabama’s current dynasty the most impressive

Joel McNeece

It was the most entertaining college football championship game since Vince Young rallied Texas to beat USC in the Rose Bowl.
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