Letter to the Editor

February 16, 2015 Dear editor: On Friday, Jan. 30, I went on a field trip to the Old Independence Regional Museum with my son’s class (Southside …

Take time for family

February 13, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” It would seem our family only gets together at funerals anymore and after every …

Right to be forgotten? Fuhgeddaboudit

February 13, 2015 Last May, the European Union Court of Justice asserted a “right to be forgotten,” ordering Google and other search engines to remove “inaccurate, inadequate, …

Sports Illustrated’s pluz-size controversy

February 12, 2015 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” You’ve probably heard the hullabaloo about this year’s Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. The average American woman wears …

Southern inhospitality: HIV in Dixie

February 12, 2015 The HIV/AIDS crisis has never failed to evoke strong emotions on either end of the political spectrum. Many on the right see the …

Sunday shower

February 11, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” Sunday I watched as my niece struggled to get in and out of her chair.

A modest proposal for open carry

February 11, 2015 Jason Stanford There are those who dare to suggest that Texas unduly restricts firearms. They object at having to take …