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Changes in prisons needed

Back on the Fourth of July, buried in the mumbo-jumbo of campaign rhetoric, was a statement by Democrat Martin O’Malley. The former Maryland governor said ... Read more

Diplomacy should be first

The problem was that we, our allies in Israel, and the most developed nations in the world thought Iran wanted to build nuclear bombs, destabilizing ... Read more

Will real Atticus stand up?

“Sequel reveals dark side of Atticus Finch.” “New book portrays Atticus Finch as a racist.” “Atticus Finch fans on Twitter aghast.” Those are some of ... Read more

Volunteers needed for Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society is seeking volunteers in Lawrence County to be a part of the Event Leadership Team for the planning of the annual ... Read more

Trump correct, just not politically

FYI, my fellow Americans. Donald Trump, a political amateur, has won the first Republican presidential debate of the 2016 primary. It wasn’t a formal scheduled ... Read more