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It’s Not Just One Day

One of my more annoying habits according to some folks is my optimism. I am like the kid who got a stocking full of horse manure for Christmas and was…

Our Future Has No Room for Hate

Our Future Has No Room for Hate

By Nick Della Valle  Thanksgiving is America’s time to count our blessings and be grateful  for the favor GOD has bestowed upon us  as a nation and as a people.…

To Be or Not To Be – It Should Not Be a Question

To Be or Not To Be – It Should Not Be a Question

I just discovered I am guilty of yet another politically incorrect belief. I am guilty of “genderizing.” Genderizing is my apparently mistaken belief that gender is a relatively stable situation.…

Gun Control vs. People Control

Gun Control vs. People Control

A drunk driver wrecks his or her car killing innocent people but no one blames the car. The driver of a car deliberately runs into a person or people but…

Ideas Matter

Saul Alinsky’s name is not widely known.  Indeed, he’s been dead over 40 years. But his writings and thoughts are read today, discussed, and his vision pursued by a wide…

Who Am I and Why Do I Write?

By Furman Joye I am an old man of 84 years that loves my Jesus more than anything in the world. That loves my family almost as much and who…

Religion: The Forbidden Topic

I’ve been told that religion and politics are two topics that should never be discussed and especially should never be the topic for an editorial.  I believe both are topics…

The Prince Edward Budget Committee – The Way Local Government is Supposed to Work

For at least the past 10 years, the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors has followed the same general approach to making financial decisions.  They did not appear to spend…

‘O gross and miserable ignorance!’

‘O gross and miserable ignorance!’

By Daniel Burnett “Ignorance is the curse of God, knowledge the wing wherewith we fly to heaven,” declaims Lord Say in “Henry VI, Part II” Yet on many college campuses,…

Prince Edward Supervisor Forums Would Not Be Illegal Under FOIA

Recently, the Southside Virginia Tea Party Patriots organized a Town Hall Meeting for Prince Edward County Supervisors. A town hall meeting is just a public forum. All eight Prince Edward…

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