Politics

Politics

I do not normally write articles for my papers, I leave that to the many wonderful editorial staff members that I am honored to work with.I do, howeve...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Winter is around the corner

Winter is around the corner

What will the winter of 2017 be like this year? It’s that time of year when we all start thinking ahead. With cooler fall temperatures in the ai...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Front Porch Talk

Front Porch Talk

Boone County is filled with many small communities stretched across its mountainous landscape.These communities are where family, friends and neighbor...

October 4th, 2016 updated: October 4th, 2016. |  


Needles found at school bus stops

Needles found at school bus stops

Once again used syringes, probably tossed out by drug users, have been found in some locations that were dangerous to children.On Tuesday morning, one...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Weddings and vows

Weddings and vows

I went to a wedding this weekend. It was a beautiful affair. The bride was breath-taking in a lovely gown that was silky and rich. (It made me think o...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Halfway point for the legislature

Halfway point for the legislature

By Phil KablerFor the W.Va. Press AssociationLegislators marked the halfway point of the 60-day regular session with an impassioned debate in the Hous...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Republicans debate who will play the alpha

The most primal scene in American politics is a debate stage, where candidates wrestle in rhetorical mud for dominance. Of course, when the candidates...

January 20th, 2016 updated: January 20th, 2016. |  


Russia & Hezbollah: A dirty nexus

The following editorial is from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:Jan. 16—Russia’s “assistance” in the Middle East is not limited ...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Doubts on Islamic State plan spur fear

Doubts on Islamic State plan spur fear

Here’s the message President Barack Obama was promoting on foreign policy in his last State of the Union speech Tuesday: “Don’t worr...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Trump-Putin friendship gives reason to worry

Trump-Putin friendship gives reason to worry

Nothing better symbolizes the depressing foreign policy year of 2015 than the bromance between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump.“Bromance,”...

January 7th, 2016 |