Yummy desserts make choices hard

Yummy desserts make choices hard

How do you want to live? That’s a loaded question, for sure.Our world is full of choices every day. Whether you’re rich or poor — or...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


M-P moving in right direction

M-P moving in right direction

It’s been just more than a year since I switched administrative hats in Madison-Plains, moving from the treasurer’s seat into the superint...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Where does morality come from?

Where does morality come from?

There are some moral principles that we see in every culture. It could be a coincidence that they developed that way, or it could be they had the same...

October 1st, 2015 |  



How are you doing today?

How are you doing today?

“How are you doing today?” I would imagine you have been asked this question every day of your life by someone. Maybe even multiple times ...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Heroin & painkillers: A deadly opiate duo

Heroin & painkillers: A deadly opiate duo

In Madison County, our drug treatment division of Mental Health Services continues to pursue measures to counter the opiate problem that plagues our c...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Letter: Support the London Public Library’s levy

(Editor’s note: The deadline to submit letters to the editor regarding any issues or candidates for the Nov. 3 election is Oct. 27.)Dear Editor,...

October 1st, 2015 updated: October 1st, 2015. |  


Register now to make a difference

Who do you think is the best — or least best — candidate for your city’s or village’s council in the Nov. 3 general election?D...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Painting to live

Painting to live

The statement, painting to live, is not about making a living even though I have used my art talent to do just that. This is entirely different. It is...

September 30th, 2015 updated: September 30th, 2015. |  


School fees sideline kids

For many families, the cost of allowing their students to participate in sports or other extracurricular activities — including band, theater, c...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Extending foster care to the age of 21

Extending foster care to the age of 21

Parents prepare their children for independence by teaching them life skills that will help them make good decisions as adults. Many children, however...

September 30th, 2015 |