April 21, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON The Center for Active Living will have a grand opening from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, April 26. Continue Reading
November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune
“The color of the world is changing day by day.” “Les Miserables,” the musical
A look at the electoral map indicates the Republican Party won in square miles. Unfortunately for them, electoral votes, not landmass, won President Obama a second term. Analysis from the Center for Responsive Politics estimated that total spending on federal elections would peak at nearly $6 billion, an all-time record. This spending included ads that carpet bombed swing states; yet we are still an almost equally divided nation. But America is rapidly changing. Continue Reading
February 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Pat Buchanan might have seen the end of the line coming at MSNBC when last month network president Phil Griffin commented on his latest book, “Suicide of a Superpower,” by saying, “I don’t think the ideas that (Buchanan) put forth are appropriate for the national dialogue, much less on MSNBC.” Continue Reading
March 18, 2011 in West Central Tribune
In the 1979 movie “The China Syndrome,” reporter Kimberly Wells (played by Jane Fonda) witnesses an accident at a nuclear power plant and then uncovers a plot to keep it a secret in order to protect the power company’s billion-dollar investment. The film was a gift to the political left, which at the time opposed the pursuit of nuclear energy to reduce our addiction to foreign oil.
January 11, 2011 in West Central Tribune
In the aftermath of the senseless wounding of Representative Gabrielle Giffords, Democrat of Arizona, and the murder of six others, including U.S. District Judge John Roll and 9-year-old Christina Green, there will be many who will use this tragedy to advance their own political agendas.
December 23, 2010 in West Central Tribune
Suppose what some call the “Christmas story” is true all of it, from the angels, to the shepherds, to the virgin birth, to God taking on human flesh. By this, I don’t mean to suggest it is true only for those who believe it to be true, but what if it is objectively true, no matter what the deniers say? What difference would it make? Should it make any difference?
November 26, 2010 in West Central Tribune
As millions of us gathered at tables to offer thanks during this uniquely American holiday (OK, Canada has one, too, but without our Pilgrims), most expressed gratitude to God for freedom and material blessings.