April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Short shorts and high-cut “Cons”

When I was a freshman at Chandler High School in 1950, one of the highlights of that year was when Bill Gwatney, our basketball coach, issued me a pair of Chuck Taylor Converse All-Star sneakers or “tenny shoes” as we called them. More...

Something Else

My Grandma

My paternal grandmother was quite an unusual lady. She was born on Christmas Day in 1856, in Bibb County, Alabama. More...