Calling all phone-o-philes

Calling all phone-o-philes

Don’t say you weren’t given due notice. Remember a few weeks ago, I casually mentioned I got a new phone? I stated pretty baldly that you ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Happy Thanksgiving, Covington! Can you believe it’s already Thanksgiving this week? But with Thanksgiving this Thursday, the public is invited t...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Being the ‘gopher’ isn’t so bad

Being the ‘gopher’ isn’t so bad

It has been a stop-and-go kind of harvest, at least it has been on my dad’s farm this year.I don’t do much to help other than stay out of ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

Nov. 14, The New York Times on the House Judiciary Committee hearing where Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned:The House Judiciary Committee...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Turmoil in Zimbabwe

Turmoil in Zimbabwe

One of the most interesting and perhaps intriguing events of the early 21st century is happening right now and it’s something that very few peop...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Tax plan just a money grab for corporations

Tax plan just a money grab for corporations

Republicans are pushing a huge corporate tax cut bill through Congress. You might’ve seen a lot of coverage trying to sort out “who wins&#...

November 15th, 2017 |  


The Japanese ladies’ lesson

The Japanese ladies’ lesson

When I look out of my kitchen window I can see the back of Miho’s house. For a long time after she was gone, when evening’s darkness would...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Edison president thanks supporters

To the Editor:As I reflect on National Philanthropy Day, I write to highlight and celebrate the work throughout the year of Edison State Community Col...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

• The Canton Repository, Nov. 12In the movie “The Shawshank Redemption,” the characters “Red” Redding and Brooks Hatlen ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


What’s cooking? Food for thought

What’s cooking? Food for thought

In addition to teaching part-time at my local community college, I teach telecommunication employees. My predominant focus is literature and writing, ...

November 14th, 2017 |