Newton Local SchoolsPLEASANT HILL — Newton School has named honor students for the third grading period of the 2016-17 school year.PrincipalR...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Community visioning or stinking thinking?

The HEART Institute is an evolving initiative having its inception in the RIGHT Concept formed from an epiphany in January 2005 and was further promot...

April 11th, 2017 updated: April 12th, 2017. |  


Gun control and violence in the U.S.

The issue of gun control and violence in the United States seems to be a growing trend in the previous decades. With raising gun violence, there has b...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Listen carefully to what they say

Listen carefully to what they say

Those of us who have been around for a while (which is a polite way of saying “those of us who are old”) have learned that the most import...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Quintet to perform at Hayner

Quintet to perform at Hayner

Staff reportTROY — The Wittenberg Woodwind Quintet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center for the Drawin...

April 9th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Hopefully winter is finally finished and we are heading toward spring weather here in Covington! The Spring of 2017 is a busy one here in town, so to ...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Trafficking violates human rights

Human trafficking is the transporting of a person for a specific purpose, most likely sexual slavery or forced labor. It is the third largest organize...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Secret to a better life?

Transhumanism, a controversial and interesting topic, could save the world from many things. It could lead the world to think smarter and faster. It c...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Stricter abortion limits needed

Since the beginning of abortion rulings, there have been problems meeting ends with pro-choice and pro-life advocates. Women since the 1973 Roe v. Wad...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Trans bathroom laws invasive

Recently, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to reverse a previous order allowing transgender individuals to use whichever bathroom they...

April 6th, 2017 |