Mike Caldwell

Colleague led by example

It was almost exactly 11 years ago that I sat in The Ironton Tribune waiting area, an inexperienced college student nervously waiting to be interviewed ... Read more

Cartoons not just for laughs

Being someone who is captivated by storytelling — this being a big reason why I sought a career in journalism in the first place — ... Read more  | 1 comment

Laws need sharper teeth

Drive through almost any neighborhood in Lawrence County and you will see them. Ramshackle, dilapidated structures that are falling in on themselves. Weeds have overgrown ... Read more  | 2 comments

Right words lead to right ideas

One of the key lessons in many journalism schools is to always be skeptical but never cynical. I was reminded of this recently when reading ... Read more  | 1 comment