Mountain Memories Make Many MinionsSeveral years ago I was fortunate enough to go to Hawaii and went to the island of Maui. One of the things you just...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Never say die

Never say die

The closing of so many Sears’s stores across the nation, including the one at Aracoma near Logan and the Charleston Town Center Mall location, i...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Gun-rights debate going further in the wrong direction

The following editorial appeared in Newsday on Friday, Feb. 17:Just as with operating cars, people who want guns should have to become educated on the...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


For nation’s sake, Trump and intelligence community must get along

For nation’s sake, Trump and intelligence community must get along

WASHINGTON — The White House disarray we’ve witnessed of late can’t be good for national security. Having a president kept out of th...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Trump has homework to do on one state vs. two states

Trump has homework to do on one state vs. two states

Courtesy of President Trump, the “one-state solution” to the Israel-Palestine conflict is now officially on the table, even though it pres...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Update for District 22

Update for District 22

On Monday, the Roads and Transportation Committee met and discussed HB 2007. HB 2007 would eliminate the courtesy patrol programs operated by the Divi...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Slow start on passage of Legislation

Slow start on passage of Legislation

By Phil KablerFor the WV Press AssociationCHARLESTON, W.Va. — Unlike the past two legislative sessions, when the new Republican leadership jumpe...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The Temptations are alive and well

The Temptations are alive and well

The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s. Known for their choreography, dist...

February 19th, 2017 |  


The murderous ’30s

The murderous ’30s

Some readers may recall the story of Logan Police Chief Roy Knotts being gunned down in 1930 at the Smokehouse restaurant in Logan by Enoch Scaggs, wh...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Battle of the “hamburgerers”

Battle of the “hamburgerers”

Although there were no McDonald’s, Burger King’s or Hardee’s around back in 1953—the year of my birth—there was such a t...

February 11th, 2017 |