Fall landscaping and garden chores

Fall landscaping and garden chores

I think we are finally finished with summer, as it looks like much cooler temperatures will continue in the coming days/weeks.With cooler temperatures...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

It’s rare these days to watch a movie or TV show that hasn’t been ruined by spoilers. It seems like it takes more work to not know about s...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Profile: Clinton County Board of Commissioners

Profile: Clinton County Board of Commissioners

Editor’s Note: This is the last of 14 weekly columns on Clinton County departments leading up to the celebration of the courthouse’s 100th...

October 11th, 2019 |  



Blessing on Gloria’s list; apple goodies

Blessing on Gloria’s list; apple goodies

It’s early in the morning. I was up with two of the children at 4:30; after a while, they settled down, so I decided to stay up and enjoy a few ...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Why are young people so sad?

Why are young people so sad?

Statistics suggest that young people today suffer from mental health disorders like anxiety and depression like never before, and there is no reason t...

October 10th, 2019 |  


ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

The deadline for the News Journal to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the Nov. 5 general election ...

October 10th, 2019 |  


First obligation is to stay informed

First obligation is to stay informed

Last month, the new fall television lineup got a last minute, must-see-TV addition: the Trump impeachment inquiry.If the Watergate and Iran-Contra hea...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Make turning the page your decision

My dad worked in underground coal mines for about 35 years. He retired and was done with that part of his life.He never sighed that he missed the good...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Did you ever stop to think?

Did you ever stop to think?

There are so many wonderous things in the world, and I suppose it’s a good thing that others take it upon themselves to ponder them, because if ...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Growing older, but not up

Growing older, but not up

It sounds boring. It sounds like something an old guy would say, but here it is: Debbie and I usually go grocery shopping on Friday evening. It has be...

October 7th, 2019 |