Phillips County News - One Nation, Under God

By Pierre Bibbs
Sports Editor 

I was on time, Granddaddy


August 15, 2018

So, yes, my last grandparent passed away a few weeks ago.

Upon hearing that, the most common-sense thing to do was go to the funeral.

That was not the most economical choice for us because honestly, a trip to Chicago is expensive. We just had a baby and our savings were depleted.

My wife had kept pushing for me to take the trip and eventually I came around to it.

I had already had so many regrets with my grandfather that I had no choice but to go.

Growing up we saw my mother's side of the family a lot more than our dad's side, so I had only seen my grandfather so many times in my life.

My g...

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