Charlie Adams

Charlie Adams: Honoring the Late Michael Rubenstein, a Mississippi Sportscaster

Having been born in Oxford, graduated from Lafayette High School and Ole Miss, and having had family all over the state, I am very...

Charlie Adams: The Day John Grisham Called Me Back

Like a lot of folks, my wife Beth and I have been watching An Innocent Man on Netflix. It's based on the true crime...

Charlie Adams: The Day I Met Archie Manning in the Shower

Archie Manning was my childhood hero. From his legendary quarterback scrambles at Ole Miss to his days with the New Orleans Saints, I thought the...

Charlie Adams: LHS Teacher Paved the Way for Me to Become an Inspirational Speaker

If it had not been for a teacher at Lafayette High School, I don't think I would ever have stood up in front of...

Charlie Adams: The Day Billy Brewer Shook My Hand

I can still vividly remember Ole Miss football coach Billy Brewer coming across the room to shake my hand. The football banquet for the 1992...

Charlie Adams: The ‘O’ in Ole Miss Stands for Opportunity

Opportunity. That's what awaits every student who enters Ole Miss. A few years ago my family took this picture of me outside the Journalism...
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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...

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...
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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...
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Adams: The Miracle Culminated on Feb. 24, 1980

"This impossible dream....comes true!!" It was 36 years ago this afternoon, February 24th, 1980, that Al Michaels yelled out those words, as over 33 Americans...