Author Archives: Gary Lanham

About Gary Lanham

Authors the weekly article "News from the Hut", about local American Legion Post #142 in Hominy, OK. Read his weekly articles in the "Hominy News Progress".

To Do My Duty

I was a young lad living in Edgerton Kansas in 1964 and there wasn’t much to do. When school started all my new buddies urged me to over to the community service that Tuesday evening to see something neat. I … Continue reading

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Where were you that Day?

(written for later this week) On this day in 2003 I was managing a large telecommunications project at Ft Polk Louisiana. Looking up into the skies I could not believe my eyes. The Space shuttle Columbia broke apart in flames … Continue reading

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Deja Vu All Over Again

Yogi Berra’s famous quote can to mind when I heard last week about the false “incoming” missile warning in Hawaii all over the news. Despite all the good technology things can still boil down to human error. This is not … Continue reading

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Things to Ponder

Jim Martin contributed “People of the Dirt:” When the Christians came to Oklahoma Jesus was already here. He was with all Adam’s race everywhere whether far or near. The Amerindians universally called Him the “Great Spirit.”

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Well, Happy New Year!

So, all the business of the holidays has settled down now we get back to the daily routines but in colder weather Brrr. On this day in 1777 General George Washington defeated the British led by British General Lord Charles … Continue reading

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