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  • A simpler solution to climate change

    Even if climate science is complicated, author Naomi Klein wants you to know that finding a solution to global warming is easy.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • National Voter Registration Day

    I join my fellow members of the National Association of Secretaries of State in bringing awareness to National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday. In d ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Life is hard, but it’s good!

    A couple of years ago, I heard a sermon with the theme “Life is hard, but it’s good!” That axiom has stuck with me ever since. Good things aren’t nece ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • This mascot skews reality about the first people

    Until recently, I never really paid much attention to the Native American mascot issue. “It’s not my fight,” I thought.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Hunger is not a game

    Objectivity is the name of the game in my profession and yet, every now and then you can’t help but get emotionally connected to something you are wri ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Know a person by their mail

    It’s been said that you can tell a person by their shoes. What style are they? Wingtips, loafers, sandals, sneakers, high heels, hiking boots, work sh ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • The Victorian House

    The Victorian House display at the Jasper County Historical Museum is probably my favorite. I love the furniture and the incredible details and care t ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • New adventures with my tiny dancer

    In my daughter’s life, I know there are going to be a lot of firsts. She has already had plenty to document. Her first smile, laugh, crawl and walk ar ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:25 pm
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    Reader Poll

    What should be done with the Westwood Golf Course clubhouse facility?
    Tear it down and build new.
    Renovate existing facility.