Trump’s tax reform challenge: Cut taxes, grow the economy, tame the debt

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Tuesday, April 25:President Donald Trump, who likes to talk big, promises to unveil a tax r...

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


The real information war

The real information war

In the 1984 film “Ghostbusters” the three protagonists produce a commercial for their ghost busting business with the tagline, “We&#...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Logan’s oldest profession

Logan’s oldest profession

As a customer who frequents the local Kroger store at Mt. Gay and as a person who travels through Deskins Addition to work nearly every day, I can tel...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Postcards of a bygone era of humanity

Postcards of a bygone era of humanity

Before diving into this column, I must add a simple caveat: I am guilty of every proceeding charge.To say it simply, social media is destroying our in...

April 18th, 2017 |  


More from the Chambers court

More from the Chambers court

It’s amazing how many people have left the hills and hollows of Logan County and made a name for themselves in one vocation or another. Soon, I ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


By J.D. CharlesFreelace Writer

MAN, W.Va. — For many years the Town of Man has had a traditional Fourth of July fireworks show to celebrate Independance Day, and several times...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Legislating morality

Legislating morality

The original mountaineers of this part of what became West Virginia brought with them many skills; one of which was the art of making their own corn l...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


Amid graves of WWI, stark reminders of nationalism’s peril

YPRES, Belgium — Children now scamper through the remaining trenches on Hill 62 in Flanders fields, where Brits endured a World War I hell of mu...

April 4th, 2017 |  


The following editorial appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Monday, April 3:———It was bad enough back in 2011 when Donald Trump beg...

April 4th, 2017 |  


DUI driver damages LB&T

DUI driver damages LB&T

LOGAN, W.Va. — The branch of Logan Bank and Trust (LB&T) at Fountain Place Mall was reportedly damaged by a drunk driver in the late night h...

April 1st, 2017 |