January 26, 2011 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Driving Miss Betty Jo, Tammy and Uva

How has your new year been going so far?  The transfer from 2010 to 2011 was about as roll and tumble as the stock market has been.  I was taught to share, so to teach my folks the same, we share one restroom, bathroom (no bath) between the More...

Under the Gold Dome

The State Legislature was in recess this week, and the House and Senate Appropriations Committees took advantage of the break to listen to State Agency requests for the Supplemental Budget and the 2012 Budget. More...

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Question: So what have we learned in 2,065 years?  "The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign land More...

Changes are coming

CHANGES ARE COMING ---- Whether these changes are good or bad depends in part on how we adapt to them. But, ready or not, here they come!  More...

Feeling the pinch? Try these belt- tightening tips

Between holiday shopping bills now coming due, increased winter heating bills and the upcoming income tax season, many people are feeling the pinch. More...

AS YOU SEE IT

• The nice deputy sheriff that directs traffic each morning at the school is to be commended and thanked. He does a professional job and restores sanity to a very stressful traffic problem. We thank you and your sheriff.   More...

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A truly scary plot

September 11, 2001, was a brutal reminder that there are people out there dedicated to our nation’s destruction.  Americans are fun-loving and energetic, but we don’t run from those who threaten us. More...

OLD BUSTER AND CARS

They are not as common as they once were. But, there are some still around. More...

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You are so blessed!

If you woke up this morning with more health than illness, you are more blessed than the million who won't survive the week. More...