How Do You Like Those Apples? Memorial Day leads to appreciation of the negative

How Do You Like Those Apples? Memorial Day leads to appreciation of the negative

Memorial Day was declared a national holiday by an act of Congress in 1971, however it had been in practice long before.Although in 1966 Waterloo, New...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The Couch Family will have a singing at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Saturday at 6 p.m. Come out and enjoy an evening of good bluegrass gospel music...

May 24th, 2017 |  


The newest thing under the sun

The newest thing under the sun

The excuse the old farmers offered for making illicit moonshine back during Prohibition days was that they couldn’t make enough money to feed th...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


How Do You Like Those Apples? Individual attitudes lead to town culture

How Do You Like Those Apples? Individual attitudes lead to town culture

This time last year we were really just starting to get used to being in our new home. Not only had we moved from the heart of the northern United Sta...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Wayne Overcash will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church.Traphill Fire ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Ready for some tunes downtown

Ready for some tunes downtown

The work needing to take place in the office was overpowered by the desire to socialize and eat good food. The aroma of fresh cooked food descended up...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Raw, naked, front-porch justice

Raw, naked, front-porch justice

A long time ago here in the hometown Mom would mention that her father, my grandfather Dave McCann, back in the day had been a justice of the peace. I...

May 15th, 2017 |  


How do you like those apples? Grief on Mother’s Day for many reasons

How do you like those apples? Grief on Mother’s Day for many reasons

Across the nation this weekend phones will ring, cards and gifts will be opened and families will meet for meals as they celebrate all things “m...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Derick Barker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church.Traphill Masoni...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Our king of the glamour shot

Our king of the glamour shot

During this prom season the state Transportation Department put out a press statement begging people to not take their glamour photos on railroad trac...

May 8th, 2017 |