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Popular Donelson resident was at peace before death

Many of those who paid their respects to Donnie Whitworth on Thursday left Hermitage Funeral Home feeling better than when they arrived.

They were there to say goodbye to Whitworth, 60, who gained a degree of celebrity after spending decades picking up empty aluminum cans in Donelson. 364 more words


A Joyful Noise: My Interview with Calvinia Shryk

Sorry, House of Cards. I simply have no time to get into you. I’m too busy binge watching another show on Netflix – specifically, … 1,696 more words

Everyone Needs a Crawdad Hole Song

I read today that the average adult watches 4 hours and 51 minutes of television each day.

That’s frightening.

That’s time we could be playing with our kids, writing, creating something new, chatting with God, chasing our dreams, or doing my patented Diet Coke dance. 226 more words


Those Calloways (1965)

(If this is your first time on this blog, I ask you to read my “About” page first! You can find a link to it at the top left-hand corner of this blog. 1,519 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Ron Howard, actor, director & producer (1954- )
See a very young Ron Howard this afternoon in The Music Man (1962) at 2:00PM (ET)

Lionel Atwill, actor (1885-1946) 41 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

First In Friendship: Small-Town Shows To Watch After Parks And Recreation

I haven’t been able to rewatch the Parks and Recreation finale yet. Part of it is because I’m just not ready to cry again just yet. 909 more words