Gov. in 1927 faced early crisis

May 1, 2015 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” Few today have heard of Gov. John E. Martineau, except for the quiet residential street …

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.

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 …

Hillary should remember B word

April 24, 2015 Things are looking up for Hillary Clinton. Her daughter, Chelsea, recently went through a high-profile pregnancy and gave birth to a celebration fit …