Although the school board members are not their best advocates, they are dediated and hard-working. We need to elect more members that care and trust their judgment regarding the tax levy.
Even sewage systems factor into decisions made on Election Day.
Audrianna is just one month old, and she has been keeping her parents awake at night.
Hateful language flows too often and too easily, and sometimes comes from unlikely sources ... and it needs to be stopped.
The Supreme Court should let stand the D.C. Federal Appeals Court’s decision that D.C.’s ban on handguns violates the Second Amendment.
We lost a lot in our move from an agricultural to an urban society: Such things as realizing the importance of families working together, a willingness of neighbors to help neighbors, an appreciation of our relationship with nature and an understanding of death in the natural order.
Byron Scott, a veteran newspaper and magazine journalist, is professor emeritus, Missouri School of Journalism and director of The European Union Center at MU. He was filling in for Stuart Loory, who holds the Lee Hills Chair in Free-Press Studies at the MU School of Journalism, regular moderator of the weekly radio program “Global Journalist.” It airs at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays on KBIA/91.3 FM or at globaljournalist.org.
Sewer bond issues are a definite yes, but the school tax is a harder call.
One cannot live life to the fullest with anything less than a perfect balance.
Community members as well as the press need to effectively discuss the issue of race in the First Ward, especially as the April 8 election approaches.
Paul Sturtz offers a vision that goes beyond just the issues of the First Ward.
A recent panel gathering at MU to discuss the Bush administration’s wiretapping showed little promise of objectivity.
By planting from the three varieties of lilacs, you can have blooms for up to six weeks. The plant's arrival in America dates back to the mid-1750s.
Unless we deal with the cause and effect of our nation’s problems, we’ll never be able to move past the disasters.
With the Olympics coming to Beijing, the tension between Tibet and China has been renewed.
George Kennedy writes about balancing politics with sports and other interests.
Use of new technologies can give a fresh view on news stories.
Now is the time for rooting for the teams that still have a chance to be champions — and to look at the teams that never had a hope of going to the tourney.
Americans choose unhealthy lifestyles, take no responsibility for consequences and health care costs continue to rise as a result.
The Bush administration’s war spending is taking away from spending in other areas.