We lost genius when Jason Foulk died. Not Nobel genius, but the ability to channel the world through his fingers onto a fretboard. Many have seen him somewhere playing, eyes closed, letting his soul pour forth into the music.
On Jan. 16 we are asked to celebrate Martin Luther King Day. Before we honor him let’s look at his past records. Martin Luther King was affiliated with 60 Communist Fronts.
If you have ever worked at a 911 dispatch center, you know most calls are routine or misdials or information requests. Yet any call could be a crisis — from citizens or from emergency personnel.
The word invokes an inkling of fear in my heart.
For many, this time of year represents a transformation, an opportunity to “get it right.” But, like most things, I tend to buck resolution traditions.
Before I moved to Big Timber, a Big Timberite let me in on her secret: it’s important to keep yourself busy in such a small town.
It’s been a long, exhausting campaign season, leaving voters worn out and depleted of all political reserves.