Here are the Blogs in the Role-Model
Children will often “steal the show” at weddings and other ceremonial events. The picture of a young John Kennedy saluting his father’s funeral cortege is an indelible part of history. This week, during the funeral of Britain’s Margaret Thatcher, another child was able ...Read More...
Posted on 04/18/2013 10:31 AM by David O Jones
For the celebration of Presidents' Day, I have decided to give a more lengthy space to a man whose life is most worthy of study.
George Washington was born at Wakefield Plantation in Westmoreland County, Virginia, on February 22, 1732. George’s father was an established member of the Virginia ...Read More...
Posted on 02/15/2010 3:00 AM by David O Jones
Happy Lee-Jackson Day!
I serve as Headmaster of a church-related school. Unlike most of my counter-parts across Tennessee and the rest of America, I refuse to utilize the third Monday of January to celebrate the life of a whore-mongering socialist even though popular opinion says that he contributed ...Read More...
Posted on 01/18/2010 3:00 AM by David O Jones
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Posted on 12/23/2009 3:00 AM by David O Jones
There was a time, before the advent of political correctness, when the history of the South was honoured. Men and women told their children and grandchildren stories about their ancestors. The history of those men and women, who fought for liberty first in 1776 and again in 1861 was also taught in public ...Read More...
Posted on 12/04/2009 3:00 AM by David O Jones
Happy Columbus Day!
On 12 October 1492, Christopher Columbus and the crews of the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria came ashore on a Caribbean island which Columbus christened Sal Salvador – “Holy Saviour.” Together the men knelt and prayed with thankful hearts, “O ...Read More...
Posted on 10/12/2009 3:00 AM by David O Jones