What does it take to be a man?

Chances are, you might have seen or heard about Gillette’s newest advertisement campaign. While I’m not going to respond to the commercial itself, the commercial...

Keystone has lost another

  This year I have mentioned several Keystone people who left this world before their time. I was very saddened to hear of the recent...

Super Bowl LIII (that’s 53 for you non-Romans)

It’s almost game day. I can’t wait. Got my grill all fired up with some extra charcoal just in case. Twenty-five cases of PBR,...

Christmas is about who you spend it with

I want to write the perfect Christmas column. But I am struggling. How do you properly encapsulate the most wonderful time of the year? I guess I...

Endings and beginnings

  You might have already heard the whisperings around town that I’m leaving the Hill City Prevailer News to embark on a new adventure. It’s...

Make a plan and savor the days

It’s that time of year again, the time we usually reflect on the events of the past year, successes and failures, and resolve to...

Essence of skunk, it’s everywhere

Every once in a while at night we get a whiff of that familiar skunk smell wafting into our bedroom, making me a bit...

The Hills became the ‘cat’s meow’

  This story has been told more than a few times, but every  now and then it bears repeating because it has been noted by...

The Black Hills are for me

Now that winter has stuck its ugly head out, we can start to see why more people don’t live here maybe. When I first came...

Giving thanks with laughter and tears

Thanksgiving is a time for wonderful food, lots of football on television, board games and quality time with family.  It is an opportunity to...