Charlie Daniels is Gone

I feel like it’s the end of an era. We lost one of my heroes, July 6th when Charlie Daniels passed away from a stroke. He was 83. My First introduction to Charlie Daniels was in 1977 when I went over to Johnny’s house. He was a friend of a friend and I never knew…Continue Reading

The Ultimate Wake Up Call

I’m not going to try to play down the severity of the Coronavirus. It has been a wake up call for not only our nation, but the whole world. Experts call it the new normal. We could have said the same thing after 9-11. Remember the heightened security in the weeks after the bombing, and…Continue Reading

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day. I always remember Valentine’s Day from school. Do you remember giving Valentines to every member of the class in school? Boys and Girls. The only problem we had back then is that some families couldn’t afford it. The teacher always made it clear that it was optional, but it always turned into a…Continue Reading

The 2020 Oscars From An OWG Perspective

The 2020 Oscars offered something for everyone. Since you can’t please all the people all the time, my radio mind wondered what age audience the producers were trying to reach. There was rap music, which everyone in the theatre seemed to enjoy except Director Martin Scorcese, who looked confused like me. There was humor, but…Continue Reading

Why I’m Not a Big Chiefs Fan

I think it’s great that the Kansas City Chiefs won Super Bowl 54. I would certainly rather them win than the San Francisco 49ers. But I still have problems rooting for them and it all stems back to my childhood, I watched Super Bowl 4 with bitter disappointment because I bet my hard-earned lawn-mowing money…Continue Reading

New Changes For Baseball As We Near a New Season

As the St. Louis Cardinals send equipment south to Florida it is time to look ahead. Soon enough, the Grapefruit League will be in full swing. As we near another baseball season, Major League Baseball will see several rule changes go into effect. Let’s take a look at a few of the planned changes. Bear…Continue Reading

How I Remember Kobe Bryant

Sports fans all over the world are mourning the death of NBA Star Kobe Bryant and for the wife and the three children he left behind. I’ve never been a big NBA fan but if I were asked who my favorite players were I could say in chronological order: Kareem Abdul Jabaar, Larry Bird, Michael…Continue Reading

Who Should Host the CMA Awards?

Carrie Underwood has recently announced she will not be hosting this year’s Country Music Awards. The CMA’s are the highlight of the country music award circuit and replacing her won’t be easy. Who should host the CMA Awards? Here are my thoughts. Brad Paisley does a great job and is a naturally funny person, but…Continue Reading