So, what’s next?
December 17, 2012 “He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds.” — Psalms 147:3 We can ask “why” all we want and will never get an answer. At least, not one we will ever understand — until that day. more »»
Thank you to all who have served our country
November 12, 2012 From the United States Department of Veterans Affairs: World War I — known at the time as “The Great War” — officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, in the Palace... more »»
We all forget too many things
November 5, 2012 I decided to scroll through Facebook Saturday and saw that a high school friend, someone I ran track and played basketball with, died last month after a two-week battle with pancreatic cancer. more »»
Wildcats rewarded for not quitting
October 15, 2012 Coaches say it all the time that their teams have to value possession of the ball. That’s the same whether it’s football, basketball, baseball or soccer. more »»
What’s going to happen next?
October 8, 2012 High school football teams who are in the playoff hunt will play playoff games for the remainder of the regular season. It’s game on for three weeks in Ohio and four in West Virginia. more »»
Where to place blame?
October 1, 2012 There has been and will be a lot of second guessing, Monday morning quarterbacking, if you will, on why the Europeans staged their historic comeback Sunday at Medinah country Club to snatch victory... more »»
Getting ready for more football
September 24, 2012 Five weeks down, five to go (six in West Virginia) as the fastest 10 weeks (11 in West Virginia) of our lives continues to roll along. Steubenville Catholic Central is in the playoff hunt, now No. more »»
A road trip from here to there
September 17, 2012 Franciscan University of Steubenville’s Bill Jones continues to prove that talent is talent regardless of which collegiate division an athlete participates. more »»
It’s a heart thing
September 10, 2012 “Your attitude is like the aroma of your heart. If your attitude stinks, it means your heart’s not right.” — Grant Taylor, “Facing the Giants. more »»
Not time to quit on Bucs
September 4, 2012 No, the Pirates are not done. You cannot stick a fork in them yet. But, they sure are slow-roasting their way to another sub-.500 finish and a huge collapse since being a season-best 16 games over . more »»
Turn the page
August 27, 2012 That phrase has different meanings, but the first one is litera. more »»
Life and death
August 6, 2012 In the book Genesis, Isaac is talking to his son Esau: “And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death:” Thousands of years laters, none of us do. more »»
Around the sports world
July 30, 2012 I spent last week listening and reading not all, but a lot of comments from Penn State football coach Bill O’Brien. more »»
We are blessed due to choices allowed to make
July 9, 2012 Moises Campos, a missionary from Spain, whom our church supports, stood behind the podium at Colonial Baptist Church on Sunday and told the congregation how blessed we are to live in this countr. more »»
And your daily routine during summer?
July 2, 2012 I had a discussion the other day about teenagers, those who are returning to high school, and what they do in the summer. Well, if they are an athlete, the summer means a lot about a lot. more »»