Finding truth and humility in basketball

It was towards the end of my prior life that I got on the wrong side of...

Trichiotinus assimilis

“Trichiotinus assimilis,” sounded more like something one might have said followed by hopes that your face would...

Any place I look, I can find art. Can you see it too?

Art can be found everywhere. It can be found hiding in a downtown shop...

Game show from the 1980s dominating our smart TV

We often joke that in the Peeper house, our almost 2-year-old golden retriever watches more TV than...

Please — abolish the word ‘elderly’ from common use

The News-Banner’s archives tell me I wrote about this in 2010, so it’s time for a refresher:...

There’s not a shortage of everything

Not only is there a shortage of Halloween costumes, but there’s now a shortage of Halloween candy....

To everyone that helps me learn their sport, thank you

I may be a sports journalist, but that doesn’t mean I know everything about all sports. 

Plagues and signs of the end times

Angelkeep has never taken much credence in jokes and cartoons such as one, which admittedly was snickered...

Finally, a proper designation for county home’s cemetery

If you don’t know it’s there, you would certainly miss it. And that’s the bulk of the...

The John Terrell saga comes to an end. Give it a look.

Not to beat a dead horse, so to speak, but the video saga of John Terrell’s trial for the murder of his...