Memories of Ali, Robinson remain strong
Steve Eighinger

Memories of Ali, Robinson remain strong

It's interesting how specific meetings, conversations or events can find a permanent niche in your brain.

Hulk, Studd and a huge pizza -- the stuff of memories
Steve Eighinger

Hulk, Studd and a huge pizza -- the stuff of memories

Every so often, the topic comes up in conversation. And every so often, the memory is the same. And so is the smile that begins that conversation, and the laughter that normally punctuates it. "What have been your most memorable interviews or assignments?

Your turn: Corey Mehaffy
Your Turn

Your turn: Corey Mehaffy

Corey Mehaffy, 48, is the executive director at Northeast Missouri Economic Development Council.

It's virtual lunch time again
Steve Eighinger

It's virtual lunch time again

Once again, it's lunch time. Virtual lunch, that is. This is the annual spring edition of "Let's Go To Lunch (with Steve)," the latest offering of our virtual noontime dates with local and national names in the news.

Learning from a friend's final journey
Steve Eighinger

Learning from a friend's final journey

In recent months, I have learned a lot from an old friend. Bob, who is about 10 years younger than me, was part of a sports staff I oversaw at one of the newspapers I was employed with back in Ohio.

Your Turn/Judy Taylor
Your Turn

Your Turn/Judy Taylor

Judy Taylor, who says she's "old enough," is married with twin sons, two grandsons ages 3 and 6, and three younger brothers.

It's still a wonderful life, movie fans
Steve Eighinger

It's still a wonderful life, movie fans

Normally, I skip over those social media posts that ask you to fill out a survey of some sort. A few days ago, however, I stumbled across one that intrigued me. Being a movie buff, you'll see why I was attracted.

Was it really 50 years ago this all happened?
Steve Eighinger

Was it really 50 years ago this all happened?

Simple math tells us that 1969 was 50 years ago, which makes 2019 the golden anniversary of some incredibly historical events.