Login Status

You are not currently logged in.
Home » Archives by category » Columns (Page 6)

My Turn ~ by former owner Richard Fredrick

A Cautious Trade of Privacy For SecuritySome time has now passed since we learned that our government is compiling a detailed log of private telephone calls of millions of US…

As Time Goes By ~ Yesteryears

90 Years Ago June 23, 1923 Three farmers get medals: J.A. Rouse, Paris, T.E. Bierly, Shelbina, and A.J. Carter, Paris, all of whom are Monroe County farmers, were awarded medals…

Just a Thought ~ by Lisa Talton

I am amazed at how young some children are consuming themselves with the opposite sex these days. I’m not sure if there is even a cootie stage like there was…

Just Ask Dave ~ by Publisher David Eales

Just Ask Dave ~ by Publisher David Eales

Relay For Life of Monroe County… Well the time is near… It is Relay time! It’s a time for county residents to again take up the fight against a deadly…

My Turn ~ by former owner and publisher Richard Fredrick

New Education with New Standards and New Technology Some of the objections to the Common Core State Standards which have been adopted by forty states, including Missouri, may be alleviated…

Just a Thought ~ by Lisa Talton

Impartation of a Father!!! Last weekend I had the privilege of sitting on my back porch enjoying a beautiful afternoon with one of the greatest father’s I know-my father-in-law Cliff…

As Time Goes By ~ Yesteryears

90 Years Ago June 23, 1923 Three farmers get medals: J.A. Rouse, Paris, T.E. Bierly, Shelbina, and A.J. Carter, Paris, all of whom are Monroe County farmers, were awarded medals…

Just Ask Dave – by Publisher David Eales

Just Ask Dave – by Publisher David Eales

County of Distinction… The headline on the front page says it all. Each school in our county was named by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a 2013…

My Turn – by former owner and publisher Richard Fredrick

No Budget Conference? How many times have we heard some Republican Senator or another blast the Senate Democratic leadership for not passing a budget? Their criticism has always had a…

JUST A THOUGHT – by Lisa Talton

It Still Takes a Village… I received an email from a reader last week that I want to share part of with you. “One thing that I have noticed is…