Business of education

November 18, 2015 No doubt you’ve seen the ads on TV or in print. Smiling students, professional instructors, promises of better jobs, better earnings, …

Politicians peddle fear because it works

November 17, 2015 Rick Jensen Politicians and activists throughout the ideological spectrum use fear tactics to win. Candidate Barack Obama portrayed Mitt …

We all are brothers

November 17, 2015 Daris Howard Note: This was a story that was based on what an older gentleman told me, with details about …

In the market to rent a mom?

November 17, 2015 Danny Tyree “Rent-a-Mom The Real Deal For Adults Needing Mother,” blared a recent ABC News story about Nina Keneally, a …

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: …