Senate denies raise

June 27, 2006 The Senate rejected a Democratic plan to raise the minimum wage on Wednesday. The vote was 52-46 in favor of the amendment, but 60 votes were required to end debate on the measure.


June 23, 2006 On recent events Editor, Just a few comments about recently reported events.

Remembering Mr. G

June 20, 2006 He very well might have been the greatest teacher I had at Cord-Charlotte, and considering how many good ones I had, that is saying a lot.

Letters to the Editor

June 16, 2006 Dear Editor The 6th grade class of Cord Charlotte Elementary in the Cedar Ridge School District donated money to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Tribute to mom

June 16, 2006 My mother was in the hospital last week with a blood clot in her leg. She’s always been in bad health, but it struck the fear of God in me.