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Some people don’t much care about grammar. But as a writer, I have to pay attention to the details o[...]
On our recent trip to the Alabama Gulf Coast, we kept an eye on the weather in central Wisconsin. As[...]
I had several people tell me they liked a recent column dealing with Chase’s Calendar of Events. The[...]
You’ll be able to watch the canonization of two Roman Catholic popes – including one who visited Ste[...]
A couple of weeks ago on a Saturday evening, we had dinner with the governor of Alabama, Dr. Robert [...]
My sister volunteers an afternoon each week manning an information/help desk at General Mitchell Fie[...]
My radio career took place at a time when the formality of years gone by had passed. In the 1920s, 1[...]
This may seem like an advertisement for sign companies, but it’s not. I have no involvement with com[...]
I recently observed that it seems people who have attained the age of 80 today generally don’t act a[...]
Some folks have assumed that because I spent some four decades in radio broadcasting that I met a lo[...]
I sprung for $72 to buy a copy of a big, heavy book – “Chase’s Calendar of Events” for 2014. That’s [...]
During the past few weeks, we’ve celebrated a memorable event of sorts – the 50th anniversary of the[...]
Chances are good that you tuned in to see some of last Sunday’s Super Bowl, although you may have tu[...]
I was looking at a website from City-Data.com and it showed the current Stevens Point temperature wa[...]
I don’t think there’s anything illegal about it, but I received a suspicious “offer” in the mail rec[...]
If someone were to ask you if you recognized the faces of national TV newscasters from the 1960s or [...]
We all know death is inevitable, but most of us don’t want to face up to the fact that one day, we’l[...]
By Jan. 1 – two days ago – we already had gained 10 more minutes of daylight than we had from Dec. 8[...]
Now we get ready for New Year’s Eve. Christmas, 2013, is but a recent memory and thrifty shoppers ha[...]
As I’ve told you frequently, writing a newspaper column requires a lot of reading to find material t[...]