The public should know

November 16, 2015 A reader the other day sent along a note to chastise this newspaper for publication of a story. The story was, unfortunately, reflective …

Poverty from a different point of view

November 13, 2015 Today, more Americans than ever receive some sort of government assistance, much of which can genuinely be described as “handouts.” Welfare-to-work standards, a …

Can’t have it both ways

November 12, 2015 Camille Nesler In Maryland this week a 12-year-old and a 14-year-old have been arrested and charged with kidnapping. Police …

Rescue of Gen. Joe Shelby

November 12, 2015 Freda Cruse Hardison Excerpt from Frank and Jesse James “Friends and Family” told in the voice of Frank James: …

Medicare prescription plans

November 12, 2015 Caroline Beauchamp “My prescription shows 5 mg 2 times a day. Why can’t I get that? Why do I have …

Operation Christmas Child

November 11, 2015 Jeanni Brosius When I walked into church Sunday morning, I was excited to see all of the shoe boxes …

Veterans Day by the numbers

November 10, 2015 Tom Purcell “I had no idea that many men and women have served our country in our armed forces.” …