Your view: In defense of the Dallas School Board

Your view: In defense of the Dallas School Board

Dallas School District teachers recently picketed in front of a school board member’s place of business.Picketing a school board member’s ...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


Your view: Oppose radar/lidar for local police departments

Your view: Oppose radar/lidar for local police departments

I urge all state senators and representatives to vigorously oppose SB 279 and SB 251, which will allow local police departments to use radar and lidar...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Their view: Trump just pushing back against media bias

Their view: Trump just pushing back against media bias

Is this my lot in life for the next four (or more) years? The night Donald Trump won the White House, I strapped in for an expected journey of defendi...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Gov. Tom Wolf this week joined women’s health advocates and medical professionals to denounce the fast-tracking of Senate Bill 3, which the gove...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Retired West Side Career & Technical Center instructors enjoy lunch in school’s new cafeteria

Retired West Side Career & Technical Center instructors enjoy lunch in school’s new cafeteria

After nearly a half century, 100-year-old Beatrice Ray visited the West Side Career and Technology Center to attend a retiree luncheon in the newly re...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Your view: Some songs for the inauguration

Your view: Some songs for the inauguration

The editorial cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, depicting the Red Army choir singing at President Trump’s inauguration struck a chord in my m...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Tired of paying taxes

Your voice: Tired of paying taxes

Taxes, taxes, and more taxes. Why should I keep paying?The new year has not even come, and I am being taxed again.Now, can someone answer me this ques...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Country needs to turn back to God

Your voice: Country needs to turn back to God

Reading the article last Sunday “Changes in American religion” by James A. Haught reminds me of reading Time Magazine in my high school li...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Left-wingers showing their hypocrisy

Your voice: Left-wingers showing their hypocrisy

Left-wingers showing their hypocrisyPresident Obama has stated: “Because when you try to sow the seeds of doubt in people’s mind about the...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Dallas Township memorabilia sought for 200th anniversary

The Dallas Township Board of Supervisors and Dallas Days Bicentennial Committee are looking to families of the Back Mountain, both past and present, t...

December 6th, 2016 |