Letter: Thankful for care received in hospice

The family of Dr. Thomas E. Bilon would like to thank St. Rita’s Hospice and Dr. Eric Fisher for making it possible for him to die comfortably a...

July 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: America needs God’s healing

Whoa, America! We need to slow down and return to the good stuff in II Chronicles:“Then if my people will humble themselves and pray, and search...

July 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: WBGU helps build mind, body and soul

How do you stay alive? First thing to do is eat food and drink water (obviously). Your quality of life and quality of body would depend on the kind of...

July 12th, 2015 |  



George Will: Roberts v. Willett

George Will: Roberts v. Willett

WASHINGTON — Today’s most interesting debate about governance concerns a 110-year-old Supreme Court decision. Two participants in this deb...

July 11th, 2015 |  


David Trinko: A kid’s midsummer’s night dream

David Trinko: A kid’s midsummer’s night dream

If I could spend every day doing whatever I felt like doing, I suspect the last words I’d ever utter would be “I’m bored.”Yet ...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Cheryl Parson: Cleaning a flooded basement a real chore

Cheryl Parson: Cleaning a flooded basement a real chore

This past month of June was our area’s wettest on record. The local TV station recorded nearly 14 inches for the month and, needless to say, the...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Slow moving vehicle emblems

Legal-Ease: Slow moving vehicle emblems

If it stops raining, farmers will harvest more wheat in the coming days. Some hay and straw baling may follow. Soon thereafter, traditional fall harve...

July 11th, 2015 updated: July 11th, 2015. |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Bill Cosby, public moralist, silenced

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Bill Cosby, public moralist, silenced

You might have missed the irony.If so, it would be easy to understand. Last week’s bulletin about accused serial rapist Bill Cosby was sensation...

July 11th, 2015 updated: July 12th, 2015. |  


Editorial: Reconciling the good, bad sides of Cosby

There’s Bill Cosby, the man, and there’s Bill Cosby, the entertainer. America, so we learned this week, was wrong about one of them.Bill C...

July 11th, 2015 |  


When bragging is winning

When bragging is winning

WASHINGTON — “So, Mom,” he says. “Did you tweet that you were going on ‘Meet the Press’?”No.“Did you t...

July 11th, 2015 updated: July 11th, 2015. |