December 20, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

It’s about reviving history

Mumbles

My mind was wandering through the years, trying to muster up some of those precious Christmas Day memories to share. And there are plenty of them!  But, what I stumbled across was not what I was looking for... More...

It’s almost there

All That’s Fit to Print

Last week I enjoyed children singing Christmas songs. Like Charles Dickens’ Scrooge, that brought me back to Christmas past (way past) and spending hours practicing a Christmas pageant. My part grew as I did. More...

Holiday changes ahead?

Forget the Grinch. 2017 will go down in history as “The Year the Politicians Stole Christmas.” Nobody enjoyed the show.  The good news is, we go to the polls again in November, 2018. More...

What JFK and Trump have in common

Other Voices

Last week during an address at the White House, President Donald Trump likened his tax plan to the tax cut that John F. Kennedy proposed 55 years ago. More...

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All I want for Christmas

Other Voices

It seems everyone has the same question to ask this time of year, and I never seem to have a good answer. “What do you want for Christmas?” Lots of family members and friends have asked me that question over the last few weeks. More...

Fond memories of a Christmas past

The question was: What was your most memorable Christmas? The ones that I recalled immediately were the “odd Christmases” — where we deviated from the traditional yuletide formula. More...

Government urges no civilian travel over holidays

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  Dec. 19, 2007   A TORNADO raced across Early County last weekend causing damage from Cedar Springs to Freeman to Urquhart where the old J.B. King store was demolished.  More...