Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:02:34 EST 1800 Time to close the ‘gate’ http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151465570/Time-to-close-the-gate There aren't many things that drive me over the edge. But this week, I have to admit I'm getting pretty close. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:36:42 EST Calling Around Bradford http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151488079/Calling-Around-Bradford BRADFORD — Did you know that the Village of Bradford holds two monthly meetings open to the public? You would think it would be common knowledge, but I'm not so sure. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:36:32 EST Congrats to choir students http://dailycall.com/news/letters/151464136/Congrats-to-choir-students To the Editor:Miami East High School Choir students recently performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Adjudicated Event. The event was hosted by Mrs. Heather Marsh at Tippecanoe High School on Jan. 17. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:31:30 EST Call me frugal http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151431265/Call-me-frugal Little else hurts as much as bad timing. I'm sitting here toiling away at my computer when I should be rolling in dough. I'm not rolling in dough because it never occurred to me that I could realize enormous economic success from writing... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:16:28 EST We third-generation ‘rednecks’ http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151421338/-We-third-generation-rednecks My roots are in West Virginia. My mom was from a little town not even on a map. My brother and I found it two years ago by asking questions and finding its name on a clapboard church on a short dirt road. That was it. Kitchen, W. Va., was here at one... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:41:21 EST MLK’s message still resonates today http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151399451/MLKs-message-still-resonates-today Monday, I had the opportunity to attend the 30th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Breakfast in Columbus. There, Dr. Julius Scruggs reflected on a phrase that is carved on the monument in Washington to the great civil rights... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:46:34 EST Expanding health coverage for Ohioans http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151396844/Expanding-health-coverage-for-Ohioans Their View Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:46:33 EST William (Bill) Lutz Contributing Columnist http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151327607/-William-(Bill)-Lutz-Contributing-Columnist In a recent story that was broadcast on National Public Radio, a songwriter from Nashville by the name of Greg Todd was concerned that many country music songs were beginning to sound the same. He tested his hypothesis by combining pieces and parts of... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:21:36 EST In your own back yard http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151340398/In-your-own-back-yard Are you aware that more than 2 million people in the United States have real estate licenses? With that many agents, the seed quickly separates from the chaff, with a small percentage rising to the top in quality service to buyers and... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:16:21 EST Editorial Roundup http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151328188/Editorial-Roundup • Kansas City Star on Congress making 2015 the year of 'net neutrality':Republicans and Democrats might finally have found an issue on which they can agree. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 09:31:30 EST Cost and value in higher education http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151203290/-Cost-and-value-in-higher-education There has been a great deal of attention regarding the cost of higher education and student debt. College debt on the average is over $28,000 for a four-year degree in Ohio's universities. That would not be true of a community college student... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:01:23 EST The Princess of Palestine http://dailycall.com/news/editorial-opinion/151317271/The-Princess-of-Palestine In May 2012, I went with my university for three weeks to Israel-Palestine, visiting holy sites and learning about the conflict in the area occurring between Israel and Palestinians. I spent a couple nights with a Palestinian Christian host family in... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:11:32 EST Traveling Teacher http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151319706/Traveling-Teacher By Holly McElwee Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:11:26 EST Completing the Keystone XL Pipeline http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151202872/Completing-the-Keystone-XL-Pipeline The ongoing debate surrounding the Keystone XL pipeline has become a microcosm of everything that is wrong with Washington. Later this year will be the seventh anniversary since the initial permit request was made for the construction of the 1,700... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:41:24 EST It’s sinful — only if you keep ‘em http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151183659/Its-sinful--only-if-you-keep-em Some of our outdoor activities may appear even wilder than those we experience during an average day indoors. Neighbors must study us to understand that what appears to happen here is fairly normal and not what it looks like. One example would be the... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:31:21 EST Salvation Army Christmas a big success http://dailycall.com/news/letters/151303344/Salvation-Army-Christmas-a-big-success To the Editor, Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:11:33 EST Thanks for downtown Christmas lights http://dailycall.com/news/letters/151196881/Thanks-for-downtown-Christmas-lights To the editor: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:26:32 EST An alternative to payday loans http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151195567/An-alternative-to-payday-loans When unexpected costs arise before tax returns come in, workers are faced with a dilemma and many workers turn to predatory payday loans to make ends meet. These loans – which can carry hidden fees and can have annual interest rates more than... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:26:31 EST MLK had a dream http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151195514/MLK-had-a-dream Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream that one day his children would “not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:26:29 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151164202/ Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States:• Aiken (S.C.) Standard on restoring national trust: Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:58:45 EST