May 15, 2010 RSS feed / Viewpoints

You know, it’s not healthy to try to control everything…

In today’s buzzword world, we hear a lot of catchy phrases about being prepared or being “ahead of the curve.”   In all things, it’s hip to be “proactive,” that 50-cent phrase for heading off undesirable out More...

Car Wash Today

To the editor:   On June 16, three newly minted Cameron County High School graduates will depart with other local adults for a 10- day trip through Ireland, Scotland and conclude in London, England.   More...

Dealing With Grief

To the editor:   Has there been a death in your family that has affected children or teens? Community Nurses Inc. offers a one-day grief camp each summer for children and teens, grades K-12, who have experienced a loss through death.   More...

Through An Old Timer’s Eye s

Another Mother’s Day has come and gone. I tend to get sentimental and a little sad.   I could write volumes about my mother. She was born in a log house in Mutton Town Hollow, which is now known as Coal Valley Road.   More...

Dysfunctional Imbalances

To the editor:   Back in the 1970s, with oil prices spiking, futurist Amory Lovins advocated for a “soft energy path” -- cutting our dependence on foreign energy by putting solar panels on our roofs and decentralizing our whole en More...