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Pettus Read columns reminisce about growing up in rural Tennessee and discuss current events using Southern humor. Characters appearing in his stories include Uncle Sid and Aunt Sadie.
Going to the Mattresses
Some household chores just take two people, no matter what.
ORCA Coolers Plays It Cool
Tennessee-based ORCA Coolers offers built-to-last products made in the U.S.
The Great Okra Debate
Uncle Sid and Aunt Sadie have a row while planting their garden.
Savor your leftover dressing before putting Frosty up on the roof.
Sundrop Over Smartphones
A soda bottle beats a tiny screen any day.
A Valuable Vote
Uncle Sid finds a new meaning for non-partisan politics.
You’ve Got to Walk the Walk
Uncle Sid and Aunt Sadie share the secret to a healthy marriage.
The Best of Times
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” That line from the Charles Dickens’...
Speak of the Devil
The spooky story of Cousin Clemmis' costume.
Pings From the Back Roads
Small incidents build character while telling us to back off.