Category : Editorial

Dear Josh: A Life of Passion

I hate my job but I can’t leave it. I work full time and go to college part time just to knock out my core credits. People told me I’d eventually find my passion in life, but I still don’t…

0 Comments / 64 View / October 15, 2015

On My Honor: What’s In A Name?

Michael Brown In Shakespeare’s play, Juliet asks Romeo, “What’s in a name,” which is understood to mean that the essence of something is distinct from the word used to name it. For example, calling something a “chair” brings forth a…

0 Comments / 41 View / October 15, 2015

The Misericord: A Timeless Truth in the Midst of Change

Ryan Kiblinger So much in our world depends on how we deal with change.  It has been said that the only constant in life is change.  Changes come in big and small ways, but we all experience them.  So how…

0 Comments / 35 View / October 15, 2015

Parent’s Corner: Baby Daddy

Dear Sue Ellen, I have a 3 month old baby girl and I live with my parents.  My baby’s daddy don’t pay any attention to her.  Before she was born, he promised he would take care of us and now…

0 Comments / 49 View / October 15, 2015

Pleasant Ramblings: I Don’t Like Spiders and Snakes

Mark Magnan Some years ago there was a song by that title. (for the record, I tolerate spiders and actually do like snakes) The song made a completely different point than where I am going this week. Do you ever…

0 Comments / 108 View / October 15, 2015

Dear Josh: The Promise Has Been Made

What are your feelings on the Final Fantasy VII remake? What should stay the same, what should change, and why? -Alian, Denver You know, I had a complicated relationship with that game up until recently. I loved it when I…

0 Comments / 125 View / October 15, 2015

Parent’s Corner: Is this Abuse?

Dear Sue Ellen, I love your column!  It’s the first thing I read every week.  I have a question.  My live-in boyfriend and I have a 4 year old daughter and we still take showers with her.  Is that abuse? …

0 Comments / 59 View / October 15, 2015

Rambling Thoughts for the Week

Mark Magnan Why is the probability of getting behind a slow person or catching all the yellow traffic lights much higher when you are in a hurry? Why are woodpeckers heads red? Is that indicative of how their heads feel…

0 Comments / 35 View / October 15, 2015

Dear Josh: A Government of Fighters

How many aircraft carriers does the US have, and how much does it cost a month to operate them? -David, Belton My boss, ladies and gentlemen. The US currently has ten aircraft carriers with two in reserve. We are currently…

0 Comments / 171 View / October 15, 2015

On My Honor: Welcome Back to School

Michael Brown With the recent 100-degree weather, you wouldn’t think that fall is just around the corner. But, as happens every year, milder temperatures will soon be upon us. And of course, the change in season signals the return to…

0 Comments / 84 View / August 31, 2015