Category : Editorial

Dentist Revisited

by Mark Magnan I went to the dentist again. I know that is not real exciting news, however this is not the news page so exciting is not part of my week. I get to go a few times a…

0 Comments / 67 View / August 22, 2016

Terrified

Dear Sue Ellen, My ex-husband tried to choke me to death and only got sent to prison for 18 months. He is getting out next month and I am terrified that he will come after me. How can I protect…

0 Comments / 65 View / August 19, 2016

A Light in the Dark

Psalm 119.105 states, “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.” This verse was made even more popular when a contemporary Christian music song was written with these words in the chorus in the…

0 Comments / 43 View / August 18, 2016

On the skills we learn in school

It’s almost back-to-school time for my grandchildren and, to beat the crowds, we’ve been shopping for supplies, clothes, and that special lunchbox. I look for small joys wherever they can be found. To me, none are better than helping our…

0 Comments / 52 View / August 17, 2016

Entertainment News?

I don’t watch a lot of broadcast news, nor listen to news radio. I prefer to sort through and read the news stories that interest me. If I watch the regular nightly news there may be one or two stories…

0 Comments / 32 View / August 16, 2016

Old Angry Bird

Dear Sue Ellen, My kids drive me crazy. They don’t mind me, they are messy, disrespectful and don’t work. (They are 18 and 20 years old). They tease and call me an angry old bird and maybe it’s true, but…

0 Comments / 68 View / August 12, 2016

Friendship

Ecclesiastes 4.9-10 says, “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not…

0 Comments / 48 View / August 9, 2016

Randomness for the Week

It has been a couple, OK well three, weeks since the Fourth of July Parade. I wonder about this every year, as I am sure that a lot of other people do as well; Do the county inmates volunteer for…

0 Comments / 41 View / August 8, 2016

On Our Heritage

My dictionary defines the word “heritage” as something passed along from those in our past to us, with the expectation that it will continue to be given to others in the future. I came to reflect on the word while…

0 Comments / 53 View / August 7, 2016

A Flat Tire

I have never been someone who likes a flat tire. I am not even sure that there are those people that do like flat tires, save maybe the tire repair guy. But I have been thinking about a recent flat…

0 Comments / 36 View / August 1, 2016