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Steven Ray Bowen, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

BOWEN: The man who made the long journey to faith

Every time I think of the Easter season, I think of those who make a long journey from disbelief to faith. One of those individuals ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Thursday, April 8, 2021 3:01 pm

Columns

Feeling awful for the boys’ bad, bad weekend

With March Madness in full bloom -- and my Houston Cougars riding high into the Sweet Sixteen — I thought back to the year 2003 ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Saturday, March 27, 2021 7:00 pm

Columns

Bowen column: Meet grouchy people on their end of the brick wall

The truth is, some people are just flat hard to get along with. No, Coca-Cola Mike, stop it! You, too, Benny Williamson. You know good ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Saturday, March 20, 2021 9:00 am

Columns

The ugly wife, smart-alecky duck, and old friends

What you’re about to read takes us back more than twenty years and to one of the first columns we ever wrote for the paper. ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Monday, March 1, 2021 7:38 pm

Columns

‘The rest of the story’

Have you ever wondered what the famed Georgian native son Lewis Grizzard would have to say about the state of the union today, or what ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Saturday, February 6, 2021 10:45 am

Opinion

A flame still burns on Washington Hill

I love looking back into the archives and seeing life as it was back when. The column you are about to read comes from 2003 but ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Friday, January 29, 2021 6:36 pm

Columns

God isn’t just the God of the mountain

As we prepare to write each week, we think of what is most fitting for this particular week — that’s the way it is 52 ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 9:00 am

Columns

2020 is history, 2021 already looks good

You’ve heard it. “I’m so glad that 2020 is over and done.” How many times have we heard that? Maybe you’ve said it yourself. Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:00 am

Columns

Hoping she gets home for Christmas

It was almost 20 years ago when we first told the story we are about to share together. Sometimes our favorite stories are the simplest, ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:36 am

Opinion

Someone needs this reminder

Someone, somewhere needs this reminder down in their soul. It may be the greatest song ever written—‘How Great Thou Art.’ If not, it’s on that ... Read more

by Steven Ray Bowen, Friday, December 11, 2020 7:24 pm

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