Popular fixes for the post office

The U.S. Post Office is a business, so it’s a mystery to us why it isn’t being run like one. We suppose it’s having Congress for a b...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Blessings exist in every life

Blessings exist in every life

As I was sitting in church Sunday morning listening to the choir sing “Count Your Blessings,” I felt chill bumps make their way up my arm....

November 26th, 2015 |  


Hearts ofgratitude

As we gather today with family and friends to share in our bountiful blessings, we should do so with grateful hearts. For despite the trials and tribu...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Fear: Positive or negative attribute?

Sometimes, I find politics to be both funny and amazing. I suspect that you do too. It’s a little-bit like religion. According to Mark Twain, &#...

November 25th, 2015 |  


On Black Fridayand beyond,shop local

Black Friday is fast approaching and, as we do every year, we urge residents to consider shopping local first.With the holiday season upon us, and pro...

November 25th, 2015 updated: November 25th, 2015. |  


Perception and reality

Editor:I am supposing that a lot of county citizens are familiar with the debate going on for a special use permit for a local mining operation. For t...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Providing a level playing field

Dear Editor,As a former Hobbton teacher and ongoing supporter of all Wildcat athletics, especially the impressive track program Jeff Klaves has built,...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Challenging parents to step up

Challenging parents to step up

Just as it should be, providing quality education for all is everybody’s business, and working at succeeding with every student is quite a chall...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Dealing with the stuff

Dealing with the stuff

I was reminded recently of a truth that you probably know just as well as I.A phone call from my sister told me about the tragic death of a relative&#...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Newspaper media inform readers about best Black Friday deals

Newspaper media inform readers about best Black Friday deals

The infamous day-after-Thanksgiving retail bonanza – affectionately dubbed “Black Friday” – is always a major event for newspa...

November 20th, 2015 |