Category: Editorials

Joe Boyles: Guest Columnist February is Black History Month, a designation made by President Ford in the bicentennial year of 1976.  Some might argue that we shouldn’t single out a race for recognizing their history.  I disagree.  For more than two centuries, the contributions made by African-Americans to building our country went unrecognized.  If you…

Conservative Corner: BRAVO! Judge Gorsuch

Nelson A. Pryor: Guest Columnist Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s nominee to succeed Justice Antonin Scalia, is a native Coloradan and avid outdoorsman. He clerked for a federal appellate judge and two Supreme Court justices and spent a decade practicing law before his appointment in 2006, at age 39, to the 10th U.S. Circuit…

Rick Patrick Let me start by saying that I have never been married. I’ve been what you would probably call “a confirmed bachelor” my entire life. I’ll not try to speculate as to whether that is good for me, or better for any potential mates I may have had over the years. It’s just the…

The Miss Madison County Pageant is this weekend

Emerald G. Parsons Baby to Junior Miss Pageant – 10 a.m. Miss and Teen Miss Pageant – 4 p.m. The annual Miss Madison County and Baby Miss Madison County pageants will be held this Saturday at the Madison County Central School. The “Baby to Junior Miss” pageant will begin at 10 a.m and wrap-up around…