Category - Opinion

Molly’s Musings

Visiting Ground Zero and Remembering By Molly Young The wooden flute’s notes split the sticky city air. As I stood on the busy sidewalk, I joked about the...

Perspectives

Independence Day By Paul Hosford The trouble with never throwing anything away is that sooner or later you run out of space for everything. Save things over a span of...

My Side of the Fencepost

By Jim Dickerson A Patriotic Tribute At the Boone County Courthouse grounds on Monday, Memorial Day was observed as it should be. A large and sincere crowd remembered...

Teen calls attention to drug use perils

Letter to the Editor By Macey Dozler, Albion, NE Dear Editor: Teenage life has always been and always will be rough. As the years go by, it seems to be getting tougher...

Molly’s Musings

Some tips for senior grads By Molly Young Four finals. One paper. Eight days. My freshman year at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln slipped into single digits...

Notes from a Vagabond

It doesn’t say in the Constitution . . . By Steve Fox I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to...

Perspectives

Chief Standing Bear deserves better By Paul Hosford Standing Bear just can’t seem to get a break. The famous Ponca chief, whose struggles to lay his son to rest in...

My Side of the Fencepost

Beware the easy solutions By Jim Dickerson As we amble into the final two weeks before Nebraska’s primary election, I always like to remember advice about...