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 |  


State Department delusions

The following editorial is from The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:Jan. 04—Among its self-congratulatory year-end assessments, the State Department r...

January 7th, 2016 updated: January 7th, 2016. |  


The end of ‘affluenza’

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Thursday, Dec. 30:Not influenza, “affluenza.”The term — a play on the wor...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Politicians say dumb things, but we’re the ones voting

Politicians say dumb things, but we’re the ones voting

WASHINGTON — Politicians said the darndest things this past year. I know Art Linkletter said that about children, but honestly, these days, the ...

December 29th, 2015 |