August 9, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Bona fide - A promise!

I like to learn something every day, and was looking at new words, and the meanings, and saw bona fide. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

PEDALING PERILS

I recently read a story about a man who ingeniously adapted and converted his bicycle into a reliable hunting and fishing vehicle. More...

You created us

I'm noticing that a lot of you aren't graciously accepting the fact that your candidate lost. More...

Legends of Miller County

The College Years Begin -- Part 2

Just when I think I have gotten used to my son attending college, it is time for my daughter to graduate from high school. I asked her what she wanted to do with her life, but being only 18, she says she doesn't really know. More...

Political Cartoon

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How do court reporters keep a straight face?

These are from a book called Disorder in the American Courts and are things people actually said in court, word for word, taken down and published by court reporters that had the torment of staying calm while the exchanges were taking place.  AT More...

Political Cartoon

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And this is how it came to be -----

The king wanted to go fishing. He called on the royal weather forecaster and inquired as to the weather forecast for the next few hours.  The weatherman assured him that there was no chance of rain in the coming days. More...

Democracy vs. racism

A black kid asks his mother, "Mama, what's a democracy?"  "Well, son, that's when white folks work every day, so we can get all our benefits, you know like free cell phones for each family member, rent subsidy, food stamps, WIC, free healthcare, More...

Quote by a great President Ronald Reagan

"The air we breathe is also invisible and taken for granted, yet if it is denied even for a few seconds, we realize instantly how much it means to us. More...

A letter to NFL commissioners

I don’t think this could have been said any better and it definitely is about time someone said it.  Ret. Marine Col. More...

Letter to Editor

Dear Terry,  I know it is too late to add these birthdays to your calendar for this year but that is okay.  I plan on getting your paper till you go out of business or I die, which ever comes first. More...