Roger L. Poole has not received any gifts yet
Cub reporters, Roger and Thelma Poole, sometimes fill in for daughter, Shelli, when she gets over booked. Her website, MySaline.com, requires a constant diet of news and happenings as they occur all over Saline County.
Today Thelma and I went to Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library in Benton to check out the reception being held for the…Continue
Located in what was once Denny's on Highway 5 and the I30 service road in Benton, the Icehouse Grill is well worth an effort to satisfy your culinary curiosity. We had breakfast. I had a breakfast platter known in my family as the "Roger Special." Contents: 2 eggs scrambled, country sausage, hashbrowns, whole wheat toast, and gravy on the side. Thelma had her own special which was a sandwich made of bacon, a hard fried egg, and cheese on Texas toast. She had a helpin' of sliced pickles on…Continue
Reasons Why The English Language Is Hard To Learn:
1 The bandage was wound around the wound.
2 The farm was used to produce produce.
3 The dump was so full that it had to refuse more refuse.
4 We must polish the Polish furniture.
5 He could lead if he would get the lead out.
6 The soldier decided to desert his dessert in the desert.
7 Since there is no time like the present, he thought it was time to present the present.
8 A bass was painted on the…
This is a playback of a tribute I wrote for my Dad some years ago (1988). Our Pastor, Bob Marble, included it in his Fathers' Day message today at Mabelvale United Methodist Church. Bob asked me to assist in its presentation.
My daughter, you may know her as Shelli of MySaline, gave me a book she rescued from The Blue Suede Shoes Antique Mall. The title is "The Most of George Burns". It is too good not to share a little. I decided a blog on MySaline.com might be a good way to do it. Having said that, here are a couple of teasers to get us started. They are numbered in reverse order so that subsequent entries will be on…Continue