Chicago Tribune: Why not leave Atticus be?

JULY 15, 2015 — Draft: n. a rough or preliminary sketch of a piece of writing.———First, we want to assure you that this is the...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Martin Schram: In the Iran nuclear deal, the devil isn’t in the details

Martin Schram: In the Iran nuclear deal, the devil isn’t in the details

Official Washington just jolted itself out of its familiar summer doldrums and into yet another hot war of policy and politics, this time over Preside...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Letter: Don’t blame no-till farming

I would like to disagree with your article, “No-till methods clog roads.”The article dealt primarily with the corn residues that floated w...

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 16th, 2015. |  



Letter: Flying flag is free speech

There has been much discussion lately on the subject of the Confederate battle flag.The Confederate battle flag is a part of history, provocative as i...

July 16th, 2015 |  


Philadelphia Inquirer: Soccer isn’t playing fair

JULY 13, 2015 — As American soccer fans chanted “I believe that we will win” from the stands in Vancouver, British Columbia, at the ...

July 16th, 2015 |  


Kathleen Parker: Dare not say his name

Kathleen Parker: Dare not say his name

WASHINGTON — In South Carolina these days, no one speaks his name.The 21-year-old man-boy, who allegedly murdered nine people and incited unity ...

July 16th, 2015 |  


Chris Erskine: Summer, like second chances, can sneak up on you

Chris Erskine: Summer, like second chances, can sneak up on you

Some of us measure our summers by the amount of time we spend barefoot. There are few sensations better than a morning breeze around your ankles and a...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Chicago Tribune: War crimes? Genocide? Don’t call the International Criminal Court

JULY 11, 2015 — What happened was so quick and so stealthy, many people around the world may not have even heard about it.Last month, Omar al-Ba...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Dan K. Thomasson: Time for baseball to forgive Pete Rose

Dan K. Thomasson: Time for baseball to forgive Pete Rose

With the current baseball season at the halfway point, I’m reminded how fickle the game is. So much so that the man with more hits than any othe...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Letter: New regs go too far

Many readers know that Lima Pallet Co. has served our community and region since 1977, custom-building a wide variety of pallets, skids and wood crate...

July 15th, 2015 |