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James Scarborough, Author at The Post-Searchlight

James Scarborough

What a Weekend!

After a lot of thought, I recently came to the conclusion that, after many years of service, it was time for me to retire from ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:33 am

James Scarborough

Dependable 100% of the Time

I recall many years ago when I often used one of my granddaddy’s tractors to do my garden work. It was an old rusty M ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 1:49 pm

James Scarborough

A Thief in the Palm of the Hand

Perhaps I am a bit out of touch with reality, but the modern electronic devices that seem to have taken over our world do not ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 11:12 am

James Scarborough

A Few Fails Do Not Make You a Failure

Recently I submitted a column about my adventure in babysitting. Due to the spread of the virus, Raegan’s daycare class was cancelled for several days. ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 11:07 am

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Held Hostage by a Three-Year Old

My family and many others in the area have been hit with a dilemma in recent days: What do we do with these kids while ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, September 1, 2021 11:30 am

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A Little Friction Can Do Much Damage

As Tropical Storm Fred passed through last week, I was out in my shop working on a project. Even though the temperature was not so ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 11:28 am

James Scarborough

Tough Moments in Slow Mention

Gale and I decided it is time to do a little rearranging in our house to use the space we have more efficiently. A build ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 9:44 am

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It’s Time to Get Rid of Some Stuff

It’s amazing (and a bit disgusting) to me how things accumulate around our house. Things are brought in in small quantities then the accumulation over ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 2:35 pm

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Fragile Contents Need Extra Care

I suppose that Gale and I are not the only parents whose adult children leave lots of their belongings behind when they leave home. Those ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, June 9, 2021 9:53 am

James Scarborough

A Bee in My Pants!

An event took me back in time a few days ago when I put on a pair of jeans that had hung outside on the ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Monday, May 17, 2021 9:10 am

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