This was not supposed to happen. At this point, we should not have to worry about the future of our nation. We have had more than 240 years to…

As you may have noticed by now, I’m “old school,” which is a way of saying you’re old, but by adding the word “school” it softens the blow.

For the past twelve years, I have had the privilege of representing Tennessee’s First Congressional District in the United States House of Rep…

I once wrote about the clichés we used in TV news. Oh, I still hear them every night. I even slip up and use them myself now and then. Wheneve…

When you write a column long enough, you establish traditions. For me, I usually turn over my Christmas week column to someone else. This give…

Back in March, President Donald Trump said the country needed to consider itself in a state of war against the COVID-19 virus and do what was …

Just like many other children, I learned the game of baseball from my dad. It was a family tradition. Flyballs, grounders all had to be practi…

Oh, those mistakes you hear on the news. Like the reporter who said “The man was electrocuted, but not seriously.” (Don’t try that at home, please.)

David Carroll, a Chattanooga news anchor, is the author of “Volunteer Bama Dawg,” available on his website, ChattanoogaRadioTV.com. You may co…

As we approach what some are calling the “dark winter” of this pandemic, I can only hope it is our one and only such winter. Like so many othe…

There are some things we can’t say out loud. Perhaps no one should say them out loud. This pandemic is just as bad as advertised. People have …

I’ve been trying hard not to write about politics. We’re two weeks from the presidential election, and it’s almost impossible to escape. The b…

In my attempt at a humor column loosely related to the first presidential debate, I learned a lesson. I angered two groups of people: those wh…

Before COVID-19 reached our shores, we had one of the greatest economies our country had ever seen. As we work to defeat the coronavirus, Hous…

This year has been tumultuous in many ways. Our lives have been upended by COVID-19, and we’ve seen violence and unrest in cities across our c…

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