I’m probably going to die of something within the next fifteen years or so. This is not being morbid, it’s merely being realistic. I can do arithmetic and I’m realistic about the fact that I have one or two nagging minor conditions that could bloom over the next decade into a full-blown curtain-closer.
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10 YEARS AGO
Much pomp and circumstances greeted Gadsden County’s first black sheriff as he was sworn into office on the courthouse square in Quincy by County Judge Stew Parsons. “I want to build a bridge that will bring this community together,” Young told the crowd of several hundred who witnessed him officially take office. Young, who had just won the office of sheriff, took the oath early because of the retirement of Sheriff W.A. Woodham. [Full Story »]