Thursday, September 13, 2007
They’re 1-1, but these early season thoughts are not about wins and losses.
I can’t get my mind off the situation with the football field at Sam Coopwood Park – two home games moved to enemy territory because of hometown vandalism. The Holly Springs High School players deserved better to open the season.
As I write this, it is Tuesday, September 11. Six years ago on a very similar Tuesday morning the first airplane in a series of four, crashed into the Twin Towers in New York City.
Cousin Fred was the anchor of my Winter roots
Several months ago I went to Fulton, Ky., to take part in the funeral of my cousin Thomas F. Winter. Cousin Fred, as we called him in the family, was my last Winter relative.
Letter to the Editor
We must do better:
Over the years, many of us in the Holly Springs School District have discussed the need for our schools to be better. During this time, many of us have done all we could to assist and support our schools.
Minute Book #1 - Something different this week
By TOM STEWART
I received a letter from someone that “dropped my jaw” with facts about our history I did not know. And it gave some hints of how we were formed. Most readers remember that the first chairman of the board of police, our first governing body, was Leander Guy. That name caught the writer’s attention and he sent me the following:
“Never Forget September 11, 2001”
Time is passing. Yet, for the United States of America, there will be no forgetting September the 11th. We will remember every rescuer who died in honor. We will remember every family that lives in grief. We will remember the fire and ash, the last phone calls, the funerals of the children...”
President George W. Bush, November 11, 2001
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