If you don’t respect yourself ain’t nobody gonna give a good cahoot. — The Staples Singers
I’ve been saving this up for a long time, and it’s time to say it, even if I bruise some feelings. I’ve had a belly full of “people in PR” who can’t show a little respect for themselves and for the p [...]
ROME, Georgia (February 26, 2015) – As William Sherman’s army moved into Floyd County, a lady named Margaretta Skinner kept watch, ready to warn her neighbors when the soldiers approached. But ultimately, her home was one of the few spared, because she had nursed a young Union soldier back to health, and that soldier turned out to be Sherman’ [...]
SCOTTSBURG, Indiana (Feb. 24, 2015) – Morgan Foods, headquartered in Austin, Indiana, will offer six farms at auction Saturday, April 11, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company marketing the property and handling the event.
The farms – a total of 1,674 acres – are located in Clark, Jackson, Jefferson, Scott and Washington counties and [...]
This article was originally printed in Auctioneer Magazine. Used by permission.
One of the hottest shows in 2014 was the one nobody watched. It didn’t run on CBS, HBO or Netflix. It was a podcast called Serial, which was nothing more than a whodunit created by a radio producer who decided to tell a story about a 15-year-old murder case.
In sh [...]
ATLANTA, Ga. (February 19, 2015) — Approximately 5.5 acres of Duluth commercial land with a leased mobile tower will sell at absolute auction Tuesday, March 10, in the first of two days of auctions featuring properties from 15 sellers. John Dixon & Associates will conduct both auctions at its headquarters in Marietta.
The land with [...]
DALHART, Texas (February 16, 2015) – Approximately 10,560 acres of farmland between Dumas and Dalhart will be offered at auction Thursday, March 26. Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company will market the property and manage the event, in cooperation with Paul A. Lynn & Associates LLC and Glenn Cummings Real Estate.
The land, including n [...]
Some of us have been writing and talking about the decline in news media for years, but a lot of people have joined the conversation late. So let’s step back a bit and see the big picture. Our news coverage at all levels is a shadow of its former self. All over the country, we have city councils, county commissions, state agencies, scho [...]
MARION, Illinois (Feb. 12, 2015) – Approximately 3,794 acres of land in southern Illinois will sell in an absolute auction Saturday, March 28, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company marketing the land and managing the event.
The property — which includes large lakes and ponds, more than 800 acres of tillable land, recreational la [...]
ATLANTA, Georgia (Feb. 6, 2015) — After selling $4.5 million worth of real estate in his company’s first four auctions of 2015, auctioneer John Dixon has no plans to rest. In fact, John Dixon & Associates is already busy lining up sellers and researching properties for a multi-seller event in March.
“We’ve had two bank auctions and [...]
We had two challenges: (1) Communicating the advantages of a John Dixon & Associates live auction with simulcast, and (2) showing how a multi-seller auction enables even those with one or two properties to sell in a JDA auction. We added captions to some loose video of a recent multi-seller auction to kill two birds with one stone.