Letter to the Editor

November 10, 2015 Dear editor: We are told there will be no raise in the Social Security checks in 2016 because there is no increase in the cost …

Veterans Day by the numbers

November 10, 2015 Tom Purcell “I had no idea that many men and women have served our country in our armed forces.” …

The war on girls’ privacy

November 10, 2015 Susan Stamper Brown Dear parents, when you vote next November, please remember which party wants your daughters to share their …

Raising minium wage is smart business

November 9, 2015 Raising the minimum wage makes good business sense whether you are a Republican, Democrat or Independent. It should not be a partisan issue.

Strange traditions

November 9, 2015 Daris Howard While we were traveling through Peru, our university group spent many hours studying old churches, archeological digs, and …

No one stands alone in our community

November 6, 2015 Events that bring us together in our lives sometimes are centered around the worst possible news. Oct. 26 was another reminder of how …