ISIS attacks

Dear Editor: Mass hysteria: “a phenomenon that transmits collective delusions of threats, whether real or imaginary, through a population in society as a result of rumors and fear.” —Wikipedia Example: The Republican response to the terrorist attack in Paris. Not their finest hour. Over 30 Republican governors raced to the nearest news camera More...

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By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Re: Fire Fee

Dear Editor: I received a bill from the City of Lewisburg for $20, stating it was for a Fire Fee. A few days later I received a bill for $30, out of the blue with no notice or a referendum to vote on. I would think More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Take care of your mental health this holiday season

Dear Editor: The holidays are often accompanied by increased busyness: plans for parties, shopping for gifts, wondering who would like what, church activities, the mounting activities and excitement of children, More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Finally, A Diagnosis

I’ve finally gotten my diagnosis. I’m a woman with opinions. Apparently, I’ve had them for years. Back in elementary school, I got my first case of them around the time that I realized that my sister regularly More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

The Newsfeed

I love my phone. I’m probably addicted to my phone. You know what they say, admitting you have a problem is the first step. But, here’s the thing: I don’t want to take the first step. Until the day comes when More...

By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Why Bernie Sanders has my vote

Dear Editor: Bernie Sanders does not accept campaign contributions from corporations, so he is indebted to the American people and not corporations like the other Presidential candidates in the Democratic and Republican More...

By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

HOLIDAZE

Here we go! By the time you read this, your Thanksgiving dishes will be washed, and maybe even be put away, you overachiever, and you’ll be subsisting on turkey sandwiches and turkey soup, and hopefully, eating More...

By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Thanksgivin’

Last night at my mom’s house I was looking through a Southwestern-type catalog and saw a jacket that reminded me of my grandmother. I looked up at Mom and almost asked how Grandmother is doing. She died two years More...

By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Abuse of privacy

Dear Editor: Now I’ve really had it! I am so upset. Yesterday was a cool, calm, moist day and I finally had the time to walk to the top of the ridge, where this lands borders land leased by a hunting club. My More...

By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Opening your arms to refugees best way to fight terror

Opening your arms to refugees best way to fight terror Dear Editor: So a guy at the pub tonight snidely asked me if I had room for a Syrian refugee at my house. I do. In all honestly I hope this hypothetical Syrian More...