Dang it. I just discovered a young tree seedling in my garden that will sooner or later have to be cut down, but it seems wrong, maybe unpatriotic, to do it.
Every morning as I step onto the floor from our bed, I breathe a prayer saying, “Thank you Lord for helping me get up.”
As I stagger to the bathroom and head into the kitchen to cook breakfast, I realize that my gait is a little slower and unsteady.
Kosciusko and many cities like it in Mississippi will soon be facing the difficult decisions that private businesses in their communities have already grappled with.
Dr. Thomas Dobbs is a smart and earnest public servant. When I have heard Mississippi’s chief health officer speak about the COVID-19 pandemic or read what he has to say, I have found him reasonable and mostly persuasive.