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Roadscapes Wednesday: 11 Minutes Of The Oxford US 78 / AL 21 Traffic Light

This is going to be a quick Roadscapes this week, since everyone is either going, or about to go somewhere for the Thanksgiving holidays.  This week, I recorded about 11 minutes of footage of the traffic light intersection at US 78 (Hamric Dr.) and AL 21 (Quintard Dr.) in Oxford Alabama.   73 more words


Beware the dangers on country roads!

According to a new DfT THINK! campaign, 60% of all fatalities occur on country roads. These roads often have sharp bends, blind bends and unexpected hazards so brake before the bend to give yourself time to react and stay in control. 246 more words

Road Traffic Safety

Shocking new video of Bikers last moments

A mother in Norfolk has released the tragic footage of her son dying in a motorcycle crash to try and improve road safety.

Her son, David Holmes, was wearing a helmet camera when he ploughed into a turning car at 97 mph. 76 more words


Enjoy Poetry Day With My Response To The DOT Presentation

So, on this post, I am going to present my presentation where I did some poetry, or at least I tried too!  In the presentation, I did a poem I wrote way back in 2005, and this poem is about the raggy and bad roads in Alabama, and why the DOT in Alabama is not so good.   56 more words


Roadscapes Wednesday: Video About The Dangers Of Driving Slow In The Left Lane

On this Roadscapes Wednesday post, on a Thursday, I am talking about why every state including Alabama, needs to have a so called “Slow-Poke Law.”  As of now, most states in America has a law that prohibits drivers from going too slow in the left lane, or the passing lane.   158 more words


Day 13 ~ Day 14 ~ Closing Thoughts

Leaving out on Saturday it was overcast and cool…matching the feeling on the inside as the two weeks end draws so very near. After enjoying some delicious country ham at The Smokehouse Restaurant we decided that after that mess on I40 earlier we wanted no part of an interstate until we got closer to home if at all. 1,141 more words