Author Archives: captaincrusty
My wife and I were privileged to attend Marietta High School’s AFJROTC’s Dining-in this past weekend. For absolutely no reason at all, I , a civilian, was called to the Grog Bowl to partake of the vile concoction that is … Continue reading
They said the well-trod genre of cat videos, with their sub types including cute, stupid, idiotic, annoying, etc., had been thoroughly exhausted. Thus, what was an aspiring auteur who wanted to make his mark in this corner of the YouTube litter … Continue reading
Public schools are at the front lines of our society’s various crisis. That’s one point I will return to again and again on this blog. Here’s just one example – when families flee from gang violence and poverty in Central and … Continue reading
For a year I was the DUI Court prosecutor in Cobb County, Georgia. Briefly, it is a specialty court designed to deal with defendants having multiple DUIs. The court places an emphasis on treating the root problem of alcoholism. Those who complete … Continue reading
Listen to the memories of the parents of a Marine.
Demolition and renovation of historic Northcutt Stadium and French Johnson Field, home of the Marietta Blue Devils, began last Wednesday here in Marietta, Georgia. The stadium was built in 1940. One of the wise decisions made by the Board of Education (before … Continue reading