Editorial

Notes of Interest

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Bachelor Kitchen Tips! It may be the last edition, too. I don’t know whether I have enough kitchen tips in me to write another. I offer these modest ideas for anyone in the area who may, like me, feel under-qualified to cook for a whole family, but overqualified to

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Notes of Interest

Brace yourself. The downhill ride to the end of another Stover school year is starting. This week’s newspaper spotlights “Arts and Academics,” which means any student organization at Stover High School that isn’t sports-related. The pictures on those pages bear witness to another year of enrichment in leadership skills and domestic arts, business and agriculture,

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Notes of Interest

This past week, this actual exchange of emails happened between Morgan County Sheriff Norman Dills and me. Dills: “Just FYI, I am hosting an open house at the jail [Thursday] evening, starting around 6 p.m., eating at 6:30, if you would like to attend.” Me: “Is this a sting operation to get me behind bars?”

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Notes of Interest

You’re probably expecting this week’s column to have something to do with the election results. However, due to the reality of the newspaper business, I had to write it before the votes were counted. So, instead, let me tell you about a few of the ways you made a good decision when you elected to

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Notes of Interest

Last week in this space, I presented my fantasy playlist of karaoke forfeits for leading public figures. Almost immediately, I started receiving better suggestions from readers. My favorite, so far, is the suggestion to have the fire chief sing the Talking Heads’ “Burning Down the House.” I sincerely apologize for overlooking that selection. FFA heroism

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Notes of Interest

Driving back and forth between Versailles and Stover, as I sometimes do two, three, or more times in a day, I often listen to one of the classic rock radio stations around the dial. I like the selection of tunes on FM 93.5 and 97.7, but I prefer the disc jockeys’ personalities on FM 96.7.

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