Movies have long been a fascination of mine, from their stars to their story lines, and even their locations -- which brings us to today's subject matter. I recently stumbled across an interesting list of the most famous movies filmed in all 50 states.
There were few actors in their prime whose movies I enjoyed more than the late Burt Reynolds. I was legitimately saddened when hearing of his passing[Note]. And I don't think I was alone. While Reynolds, who died at age 82, never will be remembered as an
Kent Embree, 50, is executive director of the Quincy Public Schools Foundation. Embree grew up in Quincy and is married to Denise (Huntley) Embree, who also is from Quincy. They have two sons, Evan, 19, and Garrett, 13.
Vacations are wonderful things. Well, most of the time. My wife and I recently made the 600-mile trip back to northeastern Ohio to see our new granddaughter. The trip to Ohio and the stay there were both joyous occasions. But not the trip back.