Editorial

Nickels and Sense 07-22-21

Ignorance, Stupidity, Red Lights, and Vaccines I heard a quote this week on a period drama my wife and I were watching. It was something along the lines of: “Ignorance is better than stupidity, because an ignorant person can still learn.” I thought that statement profound. We are all ignorant in certain areas. The good

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Pastor’s Pen 07-15-21

Change of perspective changes everything “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends

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Nickels and Sense 07-15-21

It’s after 11 p.m. and I am still at the office on Tuesday night. It’s been a rough day. I barely made it to City Council in time for the meeting. I got out of that gathering a little after 8 p.m. and still had several stories, including the one about what transpired at that

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Capitol Report

by Dist. 58 Rep. David Wood I have received multiple requests to co-sponsor the “Second Amendment Protection Act” which was filed by Rep. Jared Taylor. I haven’t voted against a second amendment bill in the seven years I have been in office and, unless something is added to this bill that would make it objectionable,

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Library Bookworm

by Stacey Embry, Director, Morgan County Library My Staff Round 2 This Bookworm is a continuation of last week, so if you have not read that one, make sure you do. I am sharing the tasks of my staff and basically what a day in the life of a librarian looks like. I have seven

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