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Fall is officially here, and that means all the feels of long sleeves and boots. Yet the cooler mornings and nights don’t exactly match up to warm afternoons, so sweaters aren’t necessarily a priority yet. Many women are opting for a throwback to 90s fashion with flannels.

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The new Nissan Pathfinder assured me it had its priorities straight.

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I saw this ‘49 Oldsmobile 76 sedan at Kite’s Auto Center in Collinsville, Illinois a week ago. I looked the car over inside and out, and although it’s a 20-footer when it comes to the paint, it is very presentable and show-worthy, although I wouldn’t expect it to bring home a trophy.

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Today’s automotive world is full of highly competitive vehicles trying to one up each other. In doing so, so many makes and models have lost their personality in trying to keep up with the Joneses, so to speak. The end result is a gelatinous mush of crossover and SUVs that all kind of look the same.

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Apple products are hugely popular among Brad’s Deals readers and, well, just about everyone. Whether it’s a new iPhone 12, iPad, Apple Watch, or MacBook, there seems to always be someone searching for deals on Apple products. I’ve got some tips on how to score...

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Rare is the pooch who doesn’t love a road trip. For most dogs, the best part of the trip is sticking their fuzzy heads out the window to feel the breeze and smell all the great scents. In spite of how great it feels, allowing your pup to put his head out the window while you’re driving is actually very dangerous, for a variety of reasons.

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By Broadry Outdoors Tiny houses have entered the vacation landscape in a big way. As vacationers look for ways to enjoy more unique experiences on their trips, they look to make their accommodations every bit as special as their destination. A tiny house vacation rental...

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Two decades ago it would have been comical. In today's automotive world, it's standard operating procedure: the flagship car of a performance-oriented luxury brand isn't a car.

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Oh, you thought I was referring to the girl standing next to him. Well, that remains to be seen – but a huge American “land yacht” had been Jeremy Sanders’ dream since before he was old enough to get behind the wheel. He finally realized that dream a year ago when he and a buddy went in together and purchased the stately Lincoln Continental seen on this page.

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Your dog is family, so it's only natural to want to enjoy his company all the time, and take him along everywhere possible. However, the decision to travel with a pet - particularly on an extended road trip - is one that requires a good deal of consideration. There are several questions you should ask yourself before loading Rover up in the car, and all of them involve ensuring your pet's ultimate comfort and well-being.

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When digging into the details of Macy’s earnings report, it is clear that much of their boost comes from the online world. When compared to this time last year, online sales are down six percent. At this time last year, all stores were closed. Therefore,...

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Life would be more comfortable for all of us if could agree on everything — probably not. I cannot imagine living in such a world. It would be a wretched place to live.

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Studies show consumers are keeping their cars longer. With more older cars on the road, repairs are on the rise. People in Hopkins County interested in taking a wrench into their own hands to save money, now have a resource to help.

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Stitched into the front buckets of the Subaru Outback Wilderness is a cloth tag -- like you'd see on the back of Levi's jeans.

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The skies were cloudy and intermittent rain was the weather as my son Jeff and I headed to Wentzville, Missouri to take part in the memorial parade for Lance Corporal Jared Schmitz on Saturday, September 4. The turnout in honor of this brave young man killed in the bombing at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan was overwhelming – and included an estimated 2,000 cars, trucks and motorcycles.

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Patio Furniture  This is a staple end of summer bargain. If you love hanging out with guests outside or are looking for the perfect outside patio set this is the time to save big. Retailers will be trying to get rid of their summer outdoor...

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The acronym PHEV is showing up more and more in the auto industry. It stands for plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. It basically means that it’s more than just a standard hybrid but has an electric motor that can be plugged in to be recharged. This combination means it is both more fuel efficient and also more powerful.

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Over the past 18 months or so, we have been thinking a lot about work. There have been some who lost their jobs. There have been others who have been afraid. Some whom many took for granted suddenly were labelled “essential.”

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September is National Library Card Sign-up Month — a time when the Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library joins the American Library Association and libraries nationwide to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step on the path to academi…

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"Z" may be the mark of Zorro, but it's the passion of Nissan. But, hey, don't take my word for it. That's the word from the boss at Nissan.

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For businesses, the way to the heart of many Americans just may be through their pets. With pet parenting on the rise, and people spending even more time, affection, and money on their pets, pleasing pet parents is a solid way for businesses to gain an edge. Pet parents love businesses who love their furry kids, and they’re willing to spend a little more and go a little further out of their way to show their appreciation. That means there are a number of different ways businesses can win with this large and growing demographic.

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You don’t often hear about supercars. And you definitely don’t see supercars very often on the road. These are the cars you dream of owning or being able to afford one day when you’ve “made it.” Supercars are mostly left to the daydreamers – unless you’re an automotive writer.

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If you need glasses, you might start with your local optometrist; however, a quick look at the prices in the office will quickly lead to sticker shock. Fortunately, there is a way for you to save money on your glasses if you decide to buy...

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Webster’s Dictionary defines a renaissance man as a person with many talents or areas of knowledge, and if anyone in Webster County fits that definition, its Luther Willson, who will begin work later this year on a film that will likely become one of the Hallmark Network’s beloved Christmas …

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Exhausted. Worn out. Fed up. Tired of all this. And it seems that some people just never stop poking the sores. Some are no doubt well-meaning, but others seem to be intent on making the rest of us just as miserable as they are. I believe that there are a few of us that have the luxury of be…

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The Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library has a total of 10 employees from both the main branch and the Dawson Springs branch. I thought it would be a fun idea to interview HCMPL staff so you, the reader, could get to know us all a little bit better. Today, we are going to talk with Jud…

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(Broadry) — Haven’t quite figured out your Labor Day Weekend plans yet? Rest assured, it’s not too late to book the perfect summer camping trip to soak up the last bit of summer. Here’s a roundup of some top picks to consider: WashingtonChehalis RV Campground offers...

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Bathrooms often have been an afterthought when it comes to decorating. But in the age of self-care, more and more people are focused on the room that helps you prepare for your day and unwind.

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I’ve mentioned before how I’m trying to reduce carbs and sugars from my diet. I recently found a delicious snack fitting the bill – FBomb Krunch Cheese Crisps.

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I had been contemplating what car I would feature in my next column when an old friend of mine sent me a text message inviting me to lunch. Prior to retiring, Jim and I worked together for the Department of Homeland Security for 15 years as TSA Screeners at St. Louis Lambert International Airport. While at lunch, I asked Jim what the first car he owned was, and he told me about his 1962 Chevrolet Bel Air four-door sedan.

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The film and pictures coming out of Afghanistan during the past week have been distressing to say the least. No doubt, life has been distressing in Afghanistan for nearly 50 years now. It is just that most of us do not often see in such stark images the desperation that results from the endi…