Opinion

Lessons learned serving on the Board of Education

Column — The pain and suffering from our opioid epidemic, which centers in West Virginia, hurts deeply down to our souls. ... more

Speak Out — July 11, 2018

Speak Out — July 11, 2018... more

Why do we celebrate July 4th as a holiday?

Column — Why do we celebrate July 4 as a holiday? I basically know the answer to this question. ... more

Lessons learned serving on the Board of Education

Column — Lesson learned this week comes from dividing the word “responsibility” to get a fresh look at “response” + “ability.”... more

Column: Record Delta reporter: Murder of journalists hits close to home

Column — “But as much as I’m going to try to articulate how traumatizing it is to be hiding under your desk, you don’t know until you’re there and you feel helpless,” Capital Gazette police reporter Phil Davis said after a gunman shot and killed five of his coworkers Thursday.... more

Speak Out — June 27, 2018

Speak Out — June 27, 2018... more

Lessons learned serving on the Board of Education

Column — The 131st Annual Commencement of Buckhannon-Upshur High School, celebrated in the Rockefeller Gymnasium on the beautiful campus of West Virginia Wesleyan College, emphasized for me an important lesson as I begin a ninth year of service on the Board of Education.... more

Inflatable church could have wedding couples bouncing off the walls

Humor — It’s no coincidence that the same day my wife received the dress she’ll be wearing for her sister’s wedding, I read about the creation of the world’s first inflatable church. ... more