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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.
Beware the Whistler
Living to tell the tale of a Halloween haunting.
How To Make a Tomato Sandwich – or Mater Saminch
Pettus Read explains the difference between Tennessee tomato sandwiches and 'mater saminches.
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’...