Category - Opinion

Molly’s Musings

The help of a friend
By Molly Young 
It’s difficult to describe the clamor my car creates. In reverse, it sounds like a cat is stuck in my wheel well, squealing...

Here’s Why God made Moms

Answers given by second grade school children to the following questions: 
Why did God make mothers?
1. She’s the only one who knows where the Scotch tape is.
2...

My Side of the Fencepost

What am I complaining about?
By Jim Dickerson
Doggone it, I’m getting older, and I’m beginning to understand why people get upset with health insurance...

My Side of the Fencepost

By Jim Dickerson
Giant steps backward
It makes you just want to throw up your hands in disgust and say: “What’s the use?”
American International Group...

My Side of the Fencepost

A small town fights the good fight
By Jim Dickerson 
I’ve heard and written enough about the national economy and the economic stimulus package. I’m...

My Side of the Fencepost

Important water hearings
By Jim Dickerson
Four very important public hearings are coming up in Central and Eastern Nebraska during February and March. The Nebraska...

Notes from a Vagabond

Diplomacy failed to end conflict
By Steve Fox
The Israeli conflict today in my opinion is the result of using diplomacy to resolve previous conflicts. At the urging of...

Molly’s Musings

Laboratory of Life
By Molly Young

Laboratory of life

 
A pink suitcase rests empty on my bedroom floor. Propped beside it, a black backpack lies unfilled. Nearby...