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Vote With Your Brain, Vote on the Facts, Hire the Best

Election Day is November 7.  Virginians will be electing men and women who will lead our state, our counties and our towns for the next few years. Every one of…

Letters to the Editor

The Season Has Changed The following is a letter in response to the Boy Scouts of America’s Decision to Allow Girls to Participate Beginning 2018. As I sit at my…

That Lawyer

“Because he says what I want to believe.” A few years ago I wrote an editorial on Social Security. It was based entirely on facts. Those facts were gathered from…

Letters to the Editor

Moton Belongs to Longwood? Recently while researching the deed to an adjacent property, I stumbled upon a transaction between two parties that nearly floored me and left me in a…

This Editorial is for Christians Only

I believe people should be able to disagree politely. I believe that the facts should be considered and that emotion has no place in a reasonable discussion. Last night I…

Letter to the Editor

Laws Need to Target the Right People To be expected, the cry for new gun laws wails in the wake of the Nevada shooting. This shooter didn’t fit any profile…

Letters to the Editor

Clean Your Own House First To quote a recent post from a friend, “Our county played a big part in the Civil War.  We had large confederate hospitals here; two…

Taking a Knee and Taking the Consequences

There is some football player who has decided to protest something or the other by not standing for the National Anthem. Now, I support his right to peacefully protest. That…

Letter to the Editor

My American Culture As I write this, my American culture has many enemies for what philosophic reasons they perceive.  We are actually at war either overtly or covertly with ISIS, Al…

Snowflakes and dating

According to the Urban Dictionary Snowflakes are “extremist liberals who get offended by every statement and/or belief that doesn’t exactly match their own. These individuals think they are just as ‘unique’ as snowflakes,…