Charlie Adams

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...

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...

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...

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 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,...

Adams: Inner Fire of Miracle on Ice Doctor and His Horrifying Mugging

What I have found fascinating about the whole Miracle on Ice of 1980 story is how the story is still going and growing. Having...

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...
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Charlie Adams: A Story on Perseverance

For my friend Bob Miller, a cloudy day has been more complicated for him than the rest of us. It has been that way...

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: Meeting John Walton of “The Waltons” at The Hoka

To be honest, I never imagined I would meet John Walton — the Dad of The Waltons — at The Hoka in Oxford. At...