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Elvis

If there was a Mount Rushmore of singular music artists, Elvis Presley would be among them. In the time between his debut in the 1950s...

Dino Safari — Jurassic Park for kids

With the release of Jurassic World: Dominion recently, our younger grandchildren have been begging to go see the movie. At 8 and 4-1/2 years...

Rare planetary alignment gracing the pre-dawn sky

For the first time since December of 2004 something cool is happening in the pre-dawn sky. All 5 naked eye planets are currently visible at...

FBC Cornelia to host community concert June 26

Jazz, Jaws, and John Philip Sousa - there will be something for everyone to enjoy at First Baptist Church of Cornelia's upcoming community concert. "Since...

Lightyear

More often than not, Pixar's track record has been to 'infinity and beyond.' They know how to craft ingenious animated films that are dazzling,...

Roads Less Traveled: Gone coastal

Every summer tens of thousands of Southern Appalachian folk trade in the mountains for the beach for summer vacation. Me included. That's what I did this...

Girls’ day out in Buford

I've spent a lot of time in the Buford area over the years. Many weeks were spent camping at one of the US Army...

Roads Less Traveled: The Hazards of hiking (and how to avoid them)

In the hiking world, a little planning can go a long ways to ensuring a fun, safe trip. Anytime we head out to the trail,...

Traveling

Next week, I’m headed off on an adventure to Kenya. I’ll be working with children at a school and learning their music. I am...

Jurassic World: Dominion

Jurassic World: Dominion is advertised as the finale of this long-running franchise and one can only hope it is. This new trilogy was already showing...

Sutton Tire celebrates 75 years in business

At a time when businesses frequently come and go, it's rare to find one that's been operating for three-quarters of a century. But come...

Roads Less Traveled: Million Dollar View

I have been fortunate to travel all over the southern Appalachian mountains. While I have never traveled more than a few states, or even...