James Scarborough, Author at The Post-Searchlight

James Scarborough

Those Old Toys are Worthwhile!

As grandparents, a lot of the children’s things wind up at our house and we have to figure out what to do with them—including toys. ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, July 6, 2022 10:55 am

James Scarborough

Backtrack and Find the Problem

When I was growing up, air conditioning was not even a consideration for us; we simply dealt with the heat. If my mother knew some ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, June 29, 2022 1:51 pm

James Scarborough

Look for Those Hidden Blessings Everyday

On most Sundays after church, we have our family over for lunch. There is always plenty of Nana’s good cooking to nourish our bodies and ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 3:20 pm

James Scarborough

There Will Be a Few Skunks Along the Way

As we well know, life consists of both the good and the bad and I have had some of both in recent days. Perhaps you ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 2:19 pm

James Scarborough

Time to Wake Up!

I have always been aware that our grandchildren pay careful attention to what I say and I do, and I got a fresh reminder of ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, June 1, 2022 10:01 am

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A Stick Horse and a Box

In our world filled with high tech devices for all ages, there is still room for the simple and less complicated thrills of life. Our ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:48 am

James Scarborough

Giving Up Shouldn’t Be Your First Choice

Several years ago a friend gave me a garden tiller that had been out of operation for some time. I did not know if the ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Thursday, May 5, 2022 10:00 am

James Scarborough

Shortcuts Are Not Always A Good Thing

Occasionally I come upon an advertisement on television that entertains me; some even make me think a little, too. I recall one from a few ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Thursday, April 28, 2022 9:39 am

James Scarborough

A Kind Word of Cheer

I heard someone make the remark recently that he dreads hearing the news everyday because of all the horrible and crazy things that are going ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, April 20, 2022 11:49 am

James Scarborough

Was It Really Worth It?

I had a little time to spare before sundown one evening last week so I decided to change the oil in my old truck. I ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, April 13, 2022 10:05 am

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