Help stem wetlands loss

April 22, 2004 As the nation celebrates Earth Day today, officials from Ducks Unlimited report that the United States continues to lose more than 100,000 acres of its most productive wetland wildlife habitats eve

Putting food on table

April 21, 2004 March 20 was the 31st anniversary of National Ag Day, which went by without me even noticing it.


April 20, 2004 Laws not clear enough In regard to the article written on April 7 concerning "The woman told to move mobile home."

Good news needed

April 20, 2004 In case there are a few people out there who haven't heard by now, Monday was the anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. The Alfred P.

Teaching by example

April 16, 2004 I caught a radio spot the other day that reminded me of a story that's stayed with me ever since I heard it more than 30 years ago - a story still relevant to today's scene.

A penny’s worth of proof

April 15, 2004 Thanks to Mary Randall of Houston who wrote that she enjoys my columns about early explorations in America.

Write hot, print cold

April 14, 2004 Write hot - print cold. That's a rule of thumb everyone who works at a newspaper should know.