Tribune Editorials

Tuition program benefits

In many cases in today’s business climate having a college degree is considered a leg up. While it seems a seamless transition from high school ... Read more

Shelter adoptions benefit all

Searching for the right pet can be a difficult decision sometimes. Likewise, trying to find homes for orphaned pets can present an even bigger challenge. ... Read more

Flood levy vital

It’s no big secret. Things cost more today than they did in years past. Prices of everything from electricity, natural gas, water, food and entertainment ... Read more

Soles4Souls a project worth effort

In many cases, before we leave to go to work, school or out for a jog it is normal to throw a pair of shoes ... Read more

Tribune Columnists

Where is the line drawn?

When I was a little girl, I was pretty well behaved. I never got into trouble at school, I followed the rules and I certainly ... Read more

Hard work essential virtue

As the old saying goes, hard work pays off. As the county fair wrapped up for 2014, the culmination of a year’s worth of work ... Read more

Child neglect uncalled for

I’ll be the first to admit. I am a crier when it comes to sappy movies. I think I’ve always been that way. I remember ... Read more

Failure can bring growth

Last week, I heard a phrase that I have heard or said myself at various times throughout my life. And that phrase is “Failure is ... Read more

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Letters to the Editor

Drones safety for guards

For many of us, the word “drone” tends to prompt mixed feelings of fascination and worry. But one proposed use for the unmanned aerial vehicles ... Read more

Eliminating term limits not way to go

Our fine city and our dedicated city council have a term regulation set in place which has worked very well for Ironton with the last ... Read more

Citizens should have choice

After reading Lisa Huff’s article, I agree with her about the change which would allow the mayor of Ironton to run for more than two ... Read more

Fun Days cake and pie auction a success

The Coal Grove Betterment Club would like to express its thanks and appreciation to all those who assisted in making our annual Cake and Pie ... Read more

Opinion Columnists

Oath leader could keep

“I say it’s high time we update the wording of the presidential oath of office, which ... Read more

Angry GOP on attack

Some Republicans have now openly advanced the argument or the Impeachment of President Barak Obama. Others, ... Read more