Obama, no friend of beer drinkers

February 23, 2015 It’s frustrating to hear President Barack Obama receive kudos from the beer community simply because of his fondness for the beverage. Between his …

Jeb lugs Dubya’s weighty baggage

February 23, 2015 Jeb Bush insists he’s not his brother’s keeper, but, alas, he’s stuck being his brother’s baggage schlepper. As evidenced Wednesday during a foreign …

Move it, Grandma!

February 20, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” I am looking forward to becoming a grandmother but it’s not in the …

Letter to the Editor

February 20, 2015 One nation under God Dear editor: Most of our founders of American history believed and honored the Word of …

Why should the government deliver mail?

February 20, 2015 In a country where people extol the virtues of free enterprise, why is the U.S. government involved in the delivery of mail? After all, …

Letter to the Editor

February 19, 2015 Dear Editor: I was pleased to read Rick Jensen’s op-ed piece in the Feb. 16 issue of the Batesville Guard concerning the ridiculous inclusion of …

Give it a chance

February 19, 2015 Rick Baber “Into Focus” Name a small town where everybody agrees with all the decisions of the mayor and the …