Give yourself a present

December 12, 2017 This time of year is a special, magical time. The pleasures of Thanksgiving are still fresh on our minds. The anticipation of Christmas …

‘Help me, Dad’

December 7, 2017 Joe Guzzardi Days after the cruel, unjust not guilty verdict in the Kate Steinle trial, Americans are still raging over …

Preventing holiday weight gain

December 6, 2017 Dr. Nisha Viswanathan Doc, I’ve been trying to be careful about what I’m eating this year, but I always …

A mouse in the house

December 6, 2017 Randall Franks In the valley below the Gravelly Spur sometimes life was lost in the living, but at times circumstances …

Happy holidays, yes, all of them

December 5, 2017 Thomas Knapp It’s “War on Christmas” time again. In a Nov. 30 speech in St. Charles, Missouri, President Donald Trump …

The war on Christmas

December 5, 2017 It seems to me that Christians often ascribe more power and ability and knowledge to Satan than he actually possesses. God is omniscient. Satan …