Editorial: The government action you’re not paying enough attention to

It’s called net neutrality, and depending on which of the talking heads you are listening to at the time it is an example of either a) corporate malfeasance at the highest level since the days of steel barons or b) the largest government intrusion into private business since FDR’s New Deal. The scary part is that both sides are, at ...

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Gov. Walker’s qualifications

Recently, Howard Dean, former candidate for president and former chairman of the Democratic National Committee, offered his thoughts about Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker not being a college graduate.

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On the topic of global warming

While I applaud Mr. Sowell’s efforts to have the issue of global warming under discussion (“Stormy weather and politics,” West Newsmagazine, Feb. 11), I find it interesting that he neglects the main issue behind global warming.

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Top-seeded Whitfield ready to begin play in Class 3 District 4 girls basketball

The Whitfield Warriors girls basketball team heads into the Class 3 District 4 as the No. 1 seed. Whitfield (9-13) begins district play Monday (Feb. 23) at 3:30 p.m. against No. 8 Cleveland NJROTC (4-13). Principia is the district host. In other games Monday, No. 5 Kennedy (9-16) meets No. 4 Brentwood (20-3) at 5 p.m. No. 2 John Burroughs ...

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Missouri State’s Matheny earns spot on USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award watch list

Missouri State junior outfielder Tate Matheny, a Westminster Christian Academy graduate, was one of 50 players named to USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award watch list recently. A consensus 2015 preseason All-America choice, Matheny becomes the second Bear in three seasons to be considered for the honor, which recognizes the top amateur baseball player in the country. Sponsored by Major League ...

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The perfect wedding is in the details

As the big day approaches, engaged couples are faced with managing dozens of final details, all of which need to go off without a hitch to achieve the beautiful storybook wedding every bride envisions.

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