News Unplugged

The absolute worst job of any in North America? A lumberjack. CareerCast.com just rated it dead last in desirability out of 200 different vocations. I grew up and lived in the...

I emceed two events last week. If I was counting, that adds to the hundreds of work, community, school, church and charitable events I’ve done in my career. But something stood out...

      Was the leader of the free world duped on April Fools Day? Tricked by a baseball player and cell phone company? On Tuesday the Boston Red Sox visited...

Don’t you just love cats? They’re so independent and weird. Our kitty, Butters, loves to do “drive-bys” on us in the middle of the night. If the bathroom faucet isn’t at...

The Oscars were on ABC last night. I work for an ABC affiliate, but did I get invited? Well, maybe I did. Move over Jennifer Lawrence. I’m getting in that selfie!...

A few months ago I was at a high school football game watching my youngest boy play. A couple of my good friends (husband and wife) sat down next to me....

That’s a picture of me with a man who played a role in one of the biggest stories in U.S. history.  A few months ago a friend of ours, Kathy Throop,...

We know Barry Switzer is a great coach. He led the Oklahoma Sooners to a college football national championship AND the Dallas Cowboys to a Super Bowl victory. But did you...

I sure hope my boys see this. They think the ‘ol man doesn’t have it anymore. Well, I think he does. The above picture is with my pals, Buddy Bookworm, the...

For years, we’ve had a lot of activity at our house.  With three boys, there’s no shortage of kids dropping in. Michelle feeds them and many stay overnight. It’s never a...

I spent the last week in California visiting our West coast family and friends (some came down from Oregon as well). As usual the jokes and remarks about Oklahoma started almost...

I was off work last week, and did one of those “staycation” things. You know, stay home and save some money. It was great! Nice to hang around home with the...