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Mar. 22, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Rebecca Faye Galli Smith: Snowstorm invites play, even for women of midlife

"Happiness," my father often told me, "lies in the difference between being struck by a challenge or being stuck in a challenge."


Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Thumbs down: Special session of the legislature isn't warranted

Some West Virginia lawmakers are pushing for a special session of the legislature, presumably to allow an override of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's veto of one controversial bill and perhaps for other reasons that aren't so evident.

 


Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Voice of the people

It's time for W.Va. to remember 'Mountaineers are Always Free'


Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Thumbs up: MU forensics to help local prosecutor

On television police shows, investigators find a speck of blood and have DNA results back before the first commercial break.

 


Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Wendy McCuskey: Right-to-work policy is best for West Virginia workers

When Wisconsin became a right-to-work state last week, it marked the halfway point in the nation's fight for employee freedom. Fully 25 of America's 50 states now give employees the power to decide for themselves whether to join a union.

 


Mar. 20, 2015 @ 02:01 AM

Milt Hankins: Changing one's mind can be a good thing

The colloquial term for changing one's mind these days is "flip-flopping." Especially for politicians, it carries a negative connotation. But what is wrong with considering an issue and adjusting your thinking?


Mar. 20, 2015 @ 02:01 AM

Editorial: Protecting access to public information vital

A cornerstone of government in America is that an informed public will do a better job of selecting leaders and be in a better position to resist actions that run counter to the best interests of the people.


Mar. 20, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Voice of the people

Perry was small but dreamed big


Mar. 19, 2015 @ 02:01 AM

Voice of the people

Perry was small but dreamed big

For more than half a century, I have been privileged to call A. Michael Perry my friend and to be known as his.


Mar. 19, 2015 @ 02:01 AM

Voice of the People

W.Va. doesn't need charter schools

Let's try to understand what education is all about. Is it reading, writing and arithmetic or carrying a baby doll around learning parenting or balancing a check book?