The back and forth of organizations

The back and forth of organizations

Cool days are right around the bend. And yes, the children are ecstatic about it. Elijah was wondering if it’s going to snow now.Imagine a gigan...

September 30th, 2021 |  


One Korean War veteran’s legacy

One Korean War veteran’s legacy

Our Korean War veterans are departing this earth at a rapid rate, and soon their accounts of their war will be relegated to historians — unless ...

September 29th, 2021 |  


It is critical to come together and get vaccinated

To the editor:I have been a proud medical practitioner of Shelby County for 14 years. Throughout my years of practice, I can personally attest to the ...

September 29th, 2021 |  



The whole truth about whole grains

The whole truth about whole grains

Dear Dietitian,I am confused about whole grains. Some information tells me to eat lots of whole grains, but others say fiber is important in a healthy...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Pink-purple cake for Julia

Pink-purple cake for Julia

Editor’s note: Gloria is taking a week off to focus on family. In the meantime, enjoy this column from September 2016, where Julia helps decorat...

September 23rd, 2021 |  


We got lizards runnin’ the US Congress

We got lizards runnin’ the US Congress

So jest you rear back and tell ol’ Alphonse here what you think of this, okay? Alphonse Wilson, here, the one they call Windy, a-course, bringin...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


Need a job or a job change?

Need a job or a job change?

Labor Day 2021 has come and gone, and if you’re one of those Americans who celebrated your day off work and did not celebrate your work itself, ...

September 21st, 2021 updated: September 21st, 2021. |  


Should have included local hero in 9/11 concert

To the editor:I am sure that your 9/11 concert was nice. But I feel it is very unfortunate that you didn’t recognize a local hero who was at 9/1...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Preparing for the next health emergency

Preparing for the next health emergency

The pandemic has revealed gaping holes and vulnerabilities in our supply chains – perhaps none more critical than our medical supply chain.Right...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Shelby County Board of DD appreciates direct support professionals

Shelby County Board of DD appreciates direct support professionals

In September, we take a moment to recognize and appreciate our direct support professionals (DSP). This month we invited all Shelby County DSPs to a f...

September 20th, 2021 |