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Who out there learned to swim in the creek, farm pond or river during your romping and climbing the hillside days? Most of my generation did because mud holes were too shallow and it was the way … more
For years, those in mainstream media have laughed at the notion that social media companies muffle conservative voices while amplifying those on the left. But in 2018, Recode Media, a Silicon … more
Many years ago, peach plums were as close to a fruit for the gods as it gets. That’s the way we young’uns looked at it, anyway. A bunch of us from the neighborhood would sneak … more
The organizing committee promised that the North Carolina Pickle Festival would be the biggest “DILL” ever in its 36-year history. The award-winning event lived up to its billing. I … more
Friday was Earth Day, so it was tempting to once again ridicule all of the inaccurate doomsday predictions scientists have made about our climate, but that wouldn’t be nice. Wait. Forget … more
If I ever meet the idiot who coined the phrase “the golden years” he is going to think he is in Hollywood accepting an Oscar, because my plans are to pull a Will Smith on him — a … more
Come one, come all. The 36th annual N.C. Pickle Festival is this weekend. Everything you need to know for the two-day event is in today’s edition of the Mount Olive Tribune. Read the … more
To my fellow residents of the new 13th Congressional District: Tired of all those campaign ads and mailers yet? With 13 candidates, some of whom don’t even live in the district, it’s … more
I miss my early 20s and my circle of friends. They were a fun bunch, all about my age and full of life. We’d meet every Friday for lunch and plan out our weekend, which usually turned … more
Something tells me to gallop along with the gang during the annual NC Pickle Festival in downtown Mount Olive. Officials say they do not feel the two-year shutdown due to COVID will have a … more
I miss my early 20s and my circle of friends. They were a fun bunch, all about my age and full of life. We’d meet every Friday for lunch and plan out our weekend, which usually turned … more
Clayton attorney Kelly Daughtry, one of eight candidates vying for the Republican nomination for the new 13th District U.S. House seat, may need to convince some GOP primary voters that she is as … more
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