June 7, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

No reason to turn back

One trouble with the national and state obsession with job creation is the excuse it gives to elected officials and companies to ignore everything else.  More...

Another hiatus in state budget talks

At The Capitol

After 10 days in special session failed to bring the Senate and House of Delegates any closer to resolution of the impasse over the 2017-18 state budget, legislators voted to put the session on hiatus for a second time – until this past Monday, More...

Wish I’d said that

The more we get out of the world the less we leave, and in the long run we shall have to pay our debts at a time that may be very inconvenient for our own survival.  --Norbert Weiner (1894-1964)  American mathematician, scientist  If More...

Reaching the end of another season

Players and coaches in Morgan County Little League closed their season on June 3 with a ceremony that included a lineup of all teams. More...

Correction

In the May 24 article “Local veterans, families gather at mobile wall,” we incorrectly identified a group of quilters who make quilts for veterans and their families. More...