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Friday, Mar 06, 2015

Editorials

Religious extremism is causing our world to burn

Most of the world watched in disbelief as terrorists murdered journalists and cartoonists at a French satirical magazine last week. The horror of the killings, as well as the message it sent about free expression of ideals, left the civilized world r...
Updated: 1 months ago

Will a Clinton or Bush be our next president ... again?

Time to break out the old sayings, it appears. “What’s old is new again.” “What comes around goes around.” “History repeats itself.” The same thing appears to be shaping up in the 2016 presidential rac...
Updated: 2 months ago

Regaining public trust seems like an impossible task

It’s sad that trust is waning between so many people these days, but that’s the main theme in this Sunday’s front-page feature. Americans just don’t believe much of anything anymore, and we’re worse off because of i...
Updated: 2 months ago

Cuban policy is destined to change

Recent changes in our country’s relationship with Cuba have brought about some strange but interesting happenings in the Republican Party. It’s strange because what seems logical for Republicans would be to oppose anything President Oba...
Updated: 2 months ago

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The level of cowardice shown by Taliban fighters who slaughtered 141 people at a school Tuesday demonstrates the kind of animals they are and always have been. Most of those killed and wounded were children.
Updated: 2 months ago

Good things are shaping up in downtown Sebring

It’s exciting to consider that the Nan-Ces-O-Wee and Santa Rosa could see new life in the coming years. Nothing’s for sure, of course, but this is promising news to an area of downtown Sebring that sorely needs it.
Updated: 2 months ago

Pearl Harbor attack brought out the best in Americans

Many of us either remember the actual events or heard about them from our parents who vividly remembered the horror of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. Our youngest generation should also know about that attack on such a lovely morning so long ago.
Updated: 2 months ago