October 20, 2017 RSS feed / Columns


New hope available for downtown Blacksburg

One of my favorite recreation spots is a few miles drive from the apartment I rent, just across the North Carolina border.  A greenway was developed along a 1.5-mile Broad River section near Boiling Springs, N.C., in 1994 through a public-privat More...


Trump’s timely evangelical appeal

President Trump addressed this year’s annual Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. He is the first sitting U.S. president to do so. More...


Trump proving politicians not as important as they think they are

Shortly after World War II, Congress passed a law requiring the federal government to assume responsibility for managing the economy. In 1961, President John F. More...

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