Opinion

Letter to the editor – Treason

Ever since the situation in Ukraine started to unfold ultimately spreading into the Crimea region with Russia moving troops into the region the leadership of the republican party and their right wing pundits have gleefully sought every opportunity to engage … Read more

Letter to the editor – States Fair Project

Dear Readers,

My name is Carlee Bartak, and I am a third grader from Anselmo-Merna School in Merna, NE.  I am nine years old.  My class is having a States Fair and I have drawn your state to research.  Our … Read more

You have to do the work

I was flipping through the television channels one night and heard Life Coach Iyanla Vanzant say that to someone on her television show “Iyanla Fix my Life”. I thought to myself how simple and true, but how it is so … Read more

Letter to the editor – Rambling

Praise the Lord everyone.  I want to praise the Lord for allowing us to get Devon out of the nursing home Saturday evening and go make senior pictures with his lovely daughter, Candace Dawn Barrett.  She will graduate from Grace … Read more

Memories of our county – Milking cows

Nannie Maude Reynolds
Shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Someone mentioned buttermilk the other day and it brought back a flood of memories. It was my job to help milk the cows. I hated milking. Spring, summer, fall … Read more

Letter to the editor – Treason reasons

During the time when this nation was being founded if a person was found to have given only a few muskets and a few musket pellets to the British that person would be tried for treason and upon being found … Read more

Letter to the editor – Ramblin with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.  How wonderful to wake up to another beautiful sunny day.  Say thank you Jesus for letting me wake up one more time to praise you and give you thanks for my family and friends and church … Read more