Sunday, Dec 21, 2014

Opinion

So quiet you could hear a cricket chirp

“Go into my room and listen,” she insisted. “It’s driving me crazy.” It was just a cricket. The very loud insect had taken up residence in the bushes under her bedroom window, and she was not happy. The sound was pr...
Updated: 1 months ago

Faith performance creates awesome experience

Most people who know me know that my faith is an important part of my life. Those who know me also know that I absolutely love to listen to Christian music. The weekend before last, two of my favorite Christian music artists, Josh Wilson and Sanctus ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Letters to the editor

Cure for Ebola?
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Giving up some electronic privacy is good in the long run

Depending on how you view the world, you might think new technology that allows your cell phones to be tracked by law enforcement as being either a great thing or big brother at its worst. Both sides are legitimate but it’s clear that having t...
Updated: 1 months ago

Letters to the editor

Work permits
Updated: 1 months ago

Domestic violence pushes some victims to the extreme

It wasn’t when Liysa Swart was being strangled into unconsciousness by her powerful husband that she knew she’d have to kill him. That was later. Her last thoughts before blacking out were, “What will happen to my children?ȁ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Memorizing changes who we are

Do kids memorize anything these days, besides the latest Taylor Swift song? Is it a part of their education to know by heart any of the poetry and wisdom of our forefathers? What’s more, do they need to? Is it really time well spent for them t...
Updated: 1 months ago

Every day is a holiday

Today is a normal Saturday. It just happens to fall between Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving Day weekend. This Saturday is like the middle child. It’s not the first born. It’s not the baby. Middle children are often overlooked and ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Is age an issue?

Nothing is a “non-issue” anymore. Yet, that is what 37-year-old Becky Hammon, the first woman named a full-time assistant coach in the NBA, called her upcoming appearances in the men’s locker room—a non-issue. Well, okay &...
Updated: 1 months ago

100 Happy Days

Like most teenagers, I can shamelessly admit that I love social media. A lot of what is posted on the Internet carries an extremely negative connotation. Over the last year or so, I have seen several of my friends participating in something called th...
Updated: 1 months ago

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