April 18, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Wheezing season

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It’s the wheezing season, and if I’d known I’d need to blow my nose this many times every spring, I’d have sprung for some Kleenex stock and I’d be retired on a beach somewhere with a girl in a bikini bringing me drinks More...

Poor James Comey!

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How many main stream media “woe is me” James Comey interviews have you been exposed to?  Americans for Limited Government pulled the curtain back on some long known and long ignored fact...  James Comey admits he knew the FBI in More...

The trillion-dollar myth

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There is an old saying that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, and we’ve learned that again with the Congressional Budget Office and its latest highly misleading fiscal forecast.  For years, we’ve been trying to get the CBO More...

Wagon bridge in unsafe condition

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  April 16, 2008   MRS. EDNA Sessions, long-time Early County English teacher, celebrated her 100th birthday. Among her greetings was a birthday card from President George Bush.  More...

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This time of the year

All That’s Fit to Print

This is the time of year of possibilities. Our spring — our long, long spring — keeps the feeling of anything is possible. Time to turn over a new leaf or dig in the ground.  More...

Punk turtle is endangered species

Since the headline mentioned a “greenhaired punk turtle” and the story wasn’t about the Teenage Mutant Ninja variety I had to keep reading.  The critter in question is the Mary River turtle. More...

My Guinness World Record dream won’t die

When I was about six years old, I told my parents of my lifelong ambition.  “I want to be in the Guinness Book of World Records,” I told them.  Unlike my prior lifelong ambition — to be a fire truck — my parents sup More...