Replacement councillor on agenda
(Local News ~ 09/02/06)
A new face could be seen on the council, if Mayor Berry's nomination to temporarily fill the vacancy is approved Tuesday night, at the regular city council meeting, 7:30 p.m., at City Council Chambers. The vacancy was created by the resignation of Bill Longnecker...
American workers have plenty of reasons to be proud
(Editorial ~ 09/02/06)
The months most of us think of as summer have come and gone, and with them the traditional time for vacations. Now it's time to go back to work, but we shouldn't feel alone. That's because there were 151 million of us age 16 and older in the nation's labor force in May 2006, according to the U.S. Census Bureau...
Our dirty little secret
(Column ~ 09/02/06)
"Lying in the hospital was a woman whose face was so swollen that it was barely recognizable. Her eyes were blackened, her nose was swollen twice its normal size, and her lips were grotesque. It would be years after this particular incident before the woman could bring herself to testify against her abusive husband in court for the years of battering she had endured. ...
They'll never understand
(Letter to the Editor ~ 09/02/06)
I'd like to comment on Mr. Harvey's latest political rant. Like most liberal pacifists, and the chairman of the Red Willow County Democratic Party, he claims to support our troops. He even wants us to believe that he applauds Sgt. McConnell for his beliefs. But unfortunately, he's more concerned about poll numbers than the safety of America...
Southern Valley shuts out Cambridge
(High School Sports ~ 09/02/06)
SOUTHERN VALLEY -- Jacob Becker ran in for two TDs and Gaven Fults completed an 11-yard pass to Matt Hoxmeier as the Southern Valley Eagles held Cambridge scoreless in a 21-0 win Friday night football action. Southern Valley had 14 first downs and 245 yards rushing, completing one pass of only two attempted for 256 yards total offense...
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