Nothing to fear but miscommunication itself

Fear is a powerful emotion. However, I do like the actual definition of the word: “An unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that something or someone is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat.” My emphasis on “belief.” As to say, there doesn’t have to be a threat, only the perception of a threat. I’ve taken this nugget and tried […]


Marion County school board member resigns to take teaching job

*****Updated 3/21/2018 4:56 pm A Marion County TN Schools teaching position is being filled by a candidate close to home. School board member Teresa Lofty-Childs has decided that she was taking a position as a floating teacher between Marion County High School and South Pittsburg High School. Director of School, Mark Griffith said, “She was a certified teacher and there […]

Wednesday morning accident claims a life

*****Updated 3/21/2018 – Includes THP preliminary report Shortly after 10:00 am Wednesday morning, first responders were dispatched to a two vehicle, head on collision on Highway 72 just inside of the South Pittsburg city limits. The accident claimed the life of one driver and the other driver was trapped inside the remains of their vehicle. Very few details are known […]