Shedding the spare tire

July 22, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” There aren’t a lot of things that make me feel more helpless than when …

Cave City, a century ago

July 20, 2015 The following was written by Mary Jane Rawlings Liston, who was born in 1896 and grew up around Cave City, as told to another …

Conservatism and hope

July 16, 2015 Susan Stamper Brown As we witness the fall and likely deterioration of Greece, it would be wise to understand that …

Did Atticus Finch jump the shark?

July 16, 2015 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” “Sequel reveals dark side of Atticus Finch.” “New book portrays Atticus Finch as a racist.” “Atticus Finch …

We all scream for ice cream

July 15, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” In the middle of summer, it’s almost too hot to play outside. I recall …

Anybody got a fan?

July 15, 2015 Randall Franks“Southern Style” The heat of the day this time of year sometimes brings me into the …

Jan Rorie: A heart of service

July 13, 2015 Editor’s note: The following was written by Norman Seymore, now serving as president of the Batesville Kiwanis Club, for the club’s most weekly …

Trump towers in ‘first debate’

July 10, 2015 Mike Reagan “Making Sense” FYI, my fellow Americans. Donald Trump, a political amateur, has won the first Republican presidential …