Charlie Adams

Adams: Working with the TV Anchor who Lost Her Mind on Set

I once watched a woman implode her career right in front of me. It was 1986. I was the sports anchor at KBAK TV...

That we all could have the attitude of Justin Freeman!

I met a young man this past week who will inspire you and refresh your attitude on life! While speaking on building and keeping a...
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Adams: How to Achieve Excellence

While people like Herb Brooks gain international recognition in their quest to achieve excellence, most of us are not famous but we still try...

25 Years Ago, This Unforgettable Story Began…

Brace yourself for this very, very special story. It hits home to me as I am an alum of the University of Mississippi, also...

Charlie Adams: My Grandfather’s Humble Mississippi History

Ever been to Zama, Mississippi? It's in Attala County. From Oxford, it's a little over two hours south and a bit east. During the...

Adams: From Knowing Little to Becoming the Best in the World

As I share the back story of Lake Placid and the Miracle on Ice, there are so many powerful examples for all of us...

The remarkable attitude of Terry Klarich – A blind single parent

Terry Klarich spoke after me at a recent conference in Tulsa, Oklahoma where the Dept. of Rehabilitation Services brought me in to speak on...

Mitchell: Sooner or later, Mississippi will Legalize Pot

The day is coming when marijuana will be sold legally in Mississippi under rules similar to those in place for whiskey, wine and beer. Don’t...

He Helped Make the Miracle a Reality

When coach Herb Brooks was putting together the 20 man roster for what would become the Miracle on Ice team of 1980, he wanted...

Charlie Adams: My Grandfather’s Interview with Mississippi Roads

This past week I wrote about my grandfather Everett Adams, Sr., who lived to be 101. An Attala County native, he was a teacher,...