Opinion
Was the School Board’s tax increase really necessary?
I don’t exactly have an analphylactic reaction to taxes the way a lot of people seem to, but even I’m sceptical that the Trigg County Board of Education needs another tax increase. But like a lot o...
Sep 05, 2012 | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fundraising effort brings Virginia man through Trigg County
For the second time in about a month, an athletic fundraising endeavor has brought an individual through Trigg County. Last month, we reported on Tracee Gruskiewicz, an Austin Peay State University...
Aug 29, 2012 | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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I’m trying to stay calm, but sometimes, people are just too plain stupid
Zen is not a philosophy I espouse to, though I did use the word to describe myself last week. I came to the realization a few years ago that I’ve become a much calmer person than I once was. I don’...
Aug 22, 2012 | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forget racewalking and synchronized swimming; Olympics needs tug-of-war!
I feel like I should always be excited for the Olympic Games. Most times, I even convince myself that I actually am excited. I watch for the first few days, catching up on sports – or “sports” – I ...
Aug 15, 2012 | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Idea for communicating our most important issues
Here is what should be an easy method for “we the people” to tell our elected officials what are the most serious issues we would like them to address during their next term in office. On election ...
Aug 15, 2012 | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three cheers to Curiosity!
“I don’t think I’m alone when I say I’d like to see more and more planets fall under the ruthless domination of our solar system.” - Jack Handy, Deep Thoughts Life has been good to space enthusiast...
Aug 08, 2012 | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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News flash: We, all of us, will never agree on everything
In 1946, an Atlanta man named S. Truett Cathy was owner and operator of Dwarf Grill. In 1967, Cathy expanded his operation and opened the first Chick-fil-A restaurant. Today, there are over 1,900 l...
Aug 01, 2012 | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Training simulation gives first-hand view of life in law enforcement
Law enforcement officers tend to get a bad rap from a portion of the general public. And it’s easy to understand why. In the simplest of terms, it is a cop’s job to keep us from doing things we mig...
Jul 25, 2012 | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let’s cut through the misinformation on ‘Obamacare’
We hear a lot about “Obamacare” these days. Much of it is politically oriented misinformation that describes various fearsome and costly outcomes. I will try to inject some objectivity into this di...
Jul 25, 2012 | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘The Newsroom’ shows us what media could, maybe should be
Q; What is a Liberal Republican? A: A misnomer. The question was posed online at Yahoo Answers. The answer was the top response as selected by voters at the site. Whether you agree with, disagree w...
Jul 18, 2012 | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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