All too often, we don’t fully appreciate something, or someone, until they’re gone.
More than a year ago, Korean War veteran Oscar Valdes asked Cherokee County and the Town of Murphy to erect a new sign at Konehete Park to honor local U.S. military veterans.
The Bible is filled with verses encouraging believers to be one in the Lord, such as, “How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity” (Psalm 133:1-2).
In 1919, Congress passed the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, known as The Volstead Act, more commonly called Prohibition.
This is one of the busiest times of the year in Cherokee and surrounding counties. I personally attended six different events in eight days and still feel like I missed too much.
You may have seen commercials over the weekend during football games about Dish Network blocking network channels like Fox and potentially ABC.
All too often, people go by their perceptions instead of reality. If they just think something is true, they are likely to repeat it as it was a fact.
By Jan Dockery, Guest Columnist
Don’t look now, but we are just three months away from the end of filing period for the 2020 elections.
I don’t know about y’all, but $1,000 in cash sure would come in handy right about now. Thankfully, you’ll have a chance to put just that in your wallet starting this weekend.