Without a tremendous amount of fanfare, the first major retirement legislation since the “Pension Protection Act of 2006” was passed and signed into law just before Christmas.
It’s that time of year again, where we make resolutions for a new year, and then see how long it takes to break them. Most resolutions go in one year and out the other.
Happy New Year – a phrase you have likely heard many times over the past few weeks. For many of us, a new year brings a sense of renewal, a time to regenerate, revive, rebuild.
Even though House Democrats have been focused on impeachment, the Trump administration is well along the path to improving our trade policies with Canada and Mexico, two of our most critical trading partners, by replacing the nearly 25-year old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) wit…
This Saturday is Small Business Saturday, and if you take a drive along the streets of Arab, you will notice that most Arab businesses are owned by local folks. These individuals took a risk and invested in their community.
“It is the smallest of all seeds, but when it has grown it is larger than all the garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and make nests in its branches.” Matthew 13:32.
I had a request over the weekend to run my “Crock Pot column” again. Though it ran only once, I get a request to run it every year around Thanksgiving. I decided to run it this year, mainly because I’m too lazy to write another one.
It wasn’t like Mark to pick at his food… especially with the fantastic buffet selections. He always chose this rustic grill when I came into town to visit, but this was different.
If you have someone fighting for you, leading a country for you, getting pelted with critical rocks for you, from opposing parties, his own party and an emerging socialist mindset of a mayhem optic driven media, it helps if there’s a little Machiavellian streak in your commander-in-chief.
Editor’s note: In last Wednesday’s paper, Vickie Henley Hestley wrote about a cruise she took with her sisters. This is the conclusion of that story. (Part 1 can be read at www.thearabtribune.com).
National Newspaper Week 2019 began Monday. The theme this year is “THINK F1RST” with the 1 in F1RST referring to the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which includes freedom of the press.
It’s not safe outdoors. All sorts of weird things could happen to those who just have to stick their nose outside. The first thing I do every morning is go outside, kiss the air conditioners vents, tell it how much I love it, then head back indoors for the remainder of the day.