Opinion

A nice visit…

It’s been a terribly busy week here at the office. I don’t know if the workload is increasing or my ability to deal with it is decreasing. Either way this[Read More…]

A very sad day…

Before I get the main topic of this writing, let me remind everyone that we are in our last week of early voting. Anyone wishing to vote may do so[Read More…]

Is Spring finally here???

The weather is unpredictable at the least. The summer like weekend that we just experienced was certainly a welcome interlude to all the mess we have had lately. Probably, like[Read More…]

Branch banks closing…

I had heard a rumor several days ago that Peoples Bank was going to close their branches in Sutton and Burnsville. The date conveyed in those messages indicated the move[Read More…]

Day use fees…

You will read on the front page of this issue that the US Army Corps of Engineers will be implementing a charging system to utilize the recreational areas of Sutton[Read More…]

Pretty remarkable…

The topic of this writing is not a new one in many ways. I have often spoke and thought of the many prominent people who have roots in Braxton County.[Read More…]

Opinion

Will the axe fall… The action of our legislature continues to become clearer and I don’t like what I am seeing. I read an interesting article last week in the[Read More…]

This and that…

I continue to watch the fallout from the recently concluded Legislative session. Most observers characterize it as some sort of disaster. Except for those in power. I read an article[Read More…]

Chaos prevails…

This year’s legislative session has concluded and as predicted didn’t go really well. I have read several articles after coming to work this morning, but with deadlines looming, I had[Read More…]