Going the Extra Mile

“Going the extra mile” is a term that is sometimes used in everyday use as well as in business for motivation or inspirational purposes.  But many people do not realize the words were first spoken by Jesus on the Sermon on the Mount. For athletes going the extra mile might mean giving that extra effort to win games…

“Living and Dying With the Choices I Made”

He is regarded as one of the greatest country music legends of all time.  George Jones was born on September 12, 1931 and passed away on April 26, 2013.  Though throughout his music career his songs were the stereotypical drinking and cheating that is often associated with this genre of music.  And it also was…

Weather Predictors

Wiarton, Ontario is a sleepy little town on the Bruce Peninsula with a population of 2,300.  Particularly in the summer it becomes busier with cottagers stopping for supplies and tourists visiting the local attractions or to hike portions of the Bruce Trail. During winter things slow down considerably, except for one day.  That day is Feb.2, Groundhog Day. …