Until you walk into the Greenwood GMAC on a hot July morning to see, or better yet experience it, there are no words that can explain FASDOGS. This Greenwood tradition started by Coach Rick Jones 14 summers ago began with 180 football players. This summer, 600 plus athletes, primarily from Greenwood, are leaving their sweat on the newly installed turf. Now, it … More Gimme Two Good Ones!
As both daughters headed into their Senior year of high school exactly one year ago, we talked about several things they could do to make it the best year ever. Regan decided to expand on her advice list and share it with incoming seniors at Greenwood High School. Stop stressing about what college you want to attend. Visit … More Regan’s GHS Senior Advice
This week is the start of becoming empty nesters. Kevin is officially a licensed Arkansas driver and just drove off to a friend’s house for the day. Allyson is 3 months away from getting her official license too so I am guessing she will very soon be hauling Regan’s butt around anywhere and everywhere their allowances … More Mona’s Book Tour
Since 1995, Coach has driven a white Geo Prism which is almost as famous as he is in Greenwood, Arkansas. Fairly soon after the purchase, he hit a pothole and messed up the alignment. Now, many years and tires later, with no hub caps, no power steering, a driver’s door that only opens from the … More Old Cars, Hunting, and Birthday Surprises
Everyday something sparks me to express my point of view, but this is what prompted me to start this blog. Several years ago, I had stumbled onto the Topix website for Greenwood AR and read some comments from about 5 people venting about various situations within our town’s government. The comments were destructive, vulgar, and embarrassing … More Positive Characteristics for a Successful Coach
It was one of our early seasons here at Greenwood and we knew immediately that this group of 2005 Senior boys were special. There was only 18 of them in the Senior class, including one special ed kid named Brandon. Brandon loved Greenwood football, he worked hard all year around to be a part of this team, … More A Special Bulldog