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A Light in the Dark

A Light in the Dark

by Pat Farrell This is a story I need to tell again and again. I remember one night when my dog got me up at 12:30AM. Most of the time,…

Grounded in Love

Grounded in Love

By Pat Farrell What is it that sets some healthcare providers apart from others? That was something I contemplated on a recent hospital visit. I watched, listened and “felt” the…

Pulaski County’s Crossroads

Dear Editor: Several news reports characterized the bond referendum decision as a crossroads for Pulaski County. That decision became more than a decision to build a middle school; it became…

Endless Love: Caring for someone with a terminal illness

Endless Love: Caring for someone with a terminal illness

by Pat Farrell I know many people who have taken on a new role in their life: caregiver. It is challenging to care for a loved one suffering with a…

Let’s put on thinking caps

Dear Editor: We were invited to a meeting to inform us of options available for renovating Dublin Middle School or going $47 million ($70 million with interest) in debt for a…

Thinking long term

I will start by stating that I never have or never will have a child in our school system. However, that does not mean that I do not care deeply…

Home away from home

I’m sure by now everyone has heard all the pros and cons for building a new middle school. There is no denying that there is a great need for this…

A Moving Force of Energy – The Art of Nursing and Healing

A Moving Force of Energy – The Art of Nursing and Healing

By Pat Farrell With all the turmoil and challenges going on in the world, I want to shine a positive light and offer a prayer of recognition to those who…

Pulaski by Threes

The 2017 Pulaski Town Council Retreat, by name, brought to mind images of relaxation and frivolity. It was precisely the opposite. For six hours, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.,…

The right thing

It is rare that we get the opportunity in our lives to be in the right place at the right time, to do the right thing. Pulaski County will have…