College is the gateway to West Virginia’s future

College is the gateway to West Virginia’s future

By James “Ikie” BrooksGuest ColumnSome graduating high school students try to escape going to college. For me, college was my escape.Growi...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Help with directions

Help with directions

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI have no sense of direction. So, when I tell my beloved I am going out of town by myself, he is less than overjoyed. (It&#...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Manchin reintroduces “Jesse’s Law” to Congress

Manchin reintroduces “Jesse’s Law” to Congress

By Senator Joe ManchinGuest ColumnBefore Jessie Grubb’s life was taken over by addiction in 2009, Jessie’s future was bright. She was a be...

March 15th, 2017 |  


St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI love Christmas and I love Easter, but one of my other favorite holidays is coming up: Saint Patrick’s Day. Did you ...

March 12th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 2017. |  


How many times

How many times

Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI have been on a quest.For years, I have heard it said that “Do not be afraid” is mentioned 365 times in the Bible...

March 5th, 2017 |  


A trip to the ark

A trip to the ark

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistWhen you’re a kid, the story of Noah and the ark is about a man on a boat, in a storm, with lots of animals. It’...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Dreams

Dreams

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistDo you have a dream or a long-time desire for something? Do you yearn and hope that one day it will come true?I have dreams...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Who do you call

Who do you call

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistWe were looking at pictures recently from last year’s vacation. We were at the beach and the scenery was glorious. Be...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Judging the outside

Judging the outside

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistA few months ago, an older lady made her way to the classrooms in the back of the church to find me. I was surprised after ...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Still holding a grudge

Still holding a grudge

Something came out of my mouth last week I had never said before and it had the “s” word in it. I still can’t believe I said it and ...

January 29th, 2017 updated: January 29th, 2017. |