Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, Aug. 26, the 239th day of 2016. There are 127 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Aug....

August 26th, 2016 |  


Invest in a young person this year by serving as a mentor

Around the country children of all ages are soaking up the last days of summer, looking, or perhaps not looking forward to the beginning of another sc...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor

Observations on upcoming electionThe city of Pineville has an upcoming Local Option (wet/dry) election and I wish to express an opinion (note: I said ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Consider all aspects of college savings options

It’s almost back-to-school time. If you have young children going to public schools, your biggest expenditures may be on pens, pencils and noteb...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, Aug. 25, the 238th day of 2016. There are 128 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Au...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Media’s responsibility to our democracy

Media’s responsibility to our democracy

Politicians spend a good bit of their time complaining about the media. But why should they have all the fun?I’m going to join in, though I tend...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Hillary gets ‘press passes’ on other older scandals too

Hillary gets ‘press passes’ on other older scandals too

Even as I write fallout from Hillary’s Email Scandal has apparently cost the life of our Iranian friend and informer Dr. Shaharam Amiri, a pro-A...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, Aug. 24, the 237th day of 2016. There are 129 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On A...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Slums of Big Sky Country

Slums of Big Sky Country

My wife and I recently had the opportunity to tour a few Western states and it gave birth to a flood of stirring thoughts - it was perceptive insight ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Mitch can’t be Trump-free

There’s a really bad word that Kentucky’s senior U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell is trying to avoid saying.The trouble for McConnell, as Sena...

August 23rd, 2016 |