Dinner on the farm

April 29, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” Carrying a blue plate that I had retrieved from my kitchen cabinet earlier in the …

The real war on the middle class

April 29, 2015 One of the great ironies of American politics is that most politicians who talk about helping the middle class support policies that, by expanding …

Christians offending others

April 28, 2015 Danny Gardner “Special to the Guard” To paraphrase Will Rogers, I don’t belong to an organized religion; I’m a Christian.

Going squirrelly

April 27, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” For days and weeks I had no idea how the broken shells got there. “Boy, …

End the war on deadbeat dads

April 27, 2015 Tina Dupuy “SoapBlox” I had a deadbeat dad. The kind of slacker so egregious, so blatant in shirking his …

State Capitol Week in Review

April 27, 2015 After a 19-day recess, the Legislature officially ended the 2015 regular session on April 22, when it completed a few housekeeping measures and adjourned …

Rise of the machines nearing

April 24, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” All right Terminator fans, your time has arrived. Due to major progress made in the field of …