Letter: Thank you, Farm Science Review volunteers

Dear Editor,The Madison County Chamber of Commerce would like to thank and recognize all who volunteered with the set-up and tear down of their lot fo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

For daring to ask Hillary Clinton several questions and follow-up questions about her disregard for national security in regard to her use of private ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Workforce development a key

Workforce development a key

Many of the bills passed by the legislature and signed by the governor earlier this year have recently gone into effect. One of those pieces of legisl...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Why this Democrat wants a strong Republican Party

Why this Democrat wants a strong Republican Party

I’ve been a Democrat all my life. I believe in the party’s values, I’m pleased when its candidates win elections, and I’m pers...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


For Clinton, ominous signs in Ohio

For Clinton, ominous signs in Ohio

SPRINGFIELD — In less than a week, Hillary Clinton went from a 7 point lead over rival Donald Trump to a 5 point deficit in this must-win battle...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


A sad commentary on our celebrity obsession

A sad commentary on our celebrity obsession

Allow me to preface this column by acknowledging there are far more pressing concerns than Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s pending divorce.Their ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

The “Baby Boomers” generation of Americans born in the years following World War II represent one of the largest generations in our nation...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


Gary Johnson not fit for highest office

Gary Johnson not fit for highest office

Gary Johnson is likely to get more votes than any previous Libertarian running for president, but he’s not even close to being qualified. His po...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Father Mychal Judge: Victim #0001

Father Mychal Judge: Victim #0001

This is Part 2 of Randy Riley’s column on 9/11/01.News coverage on 9/11 was non-stop. For me, it started just before 9 a.m.Charlie Gibson was th...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Special traditions and Raber’s special

Special traditions and Raber’s special

Family traditions are an interesting subject. The Amish as a whole have large families. My father-in-law, for example, comes from a family of 16 child...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |