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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

July 1, 2015

Kansas University’s basketball team traveled to South Korea on Sunday, June 28, to represent the U.S. in the World University Games. Coach Bill Self has been working his experienced ball club to get ready for the global tournament and international rules. KU won two exhibition games against Canada’s national team at the Sprint Center in […]

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Letter to The Editor ~ Steven B. Lee

July 1, 2015

As I contemplate the June 26 U.S. Supreme Court ruling of Obergefell v. Hodges on same-sex marriage being a civil right in all 50 states, I am reminded of the following; “Those who can’t remember the past are condemned to repeat it,” George Santayana. The question answered by the Court was far more than the […]

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Nine Judges to Rule Them All

July 1, 2015

A comment by Erik Shupe “Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not destroy them.” ~John Roberts. “An individual [is eligible] to receive tax credits only if the individual enrolls in an insurance plan through ‘an Exchange established by the State.” ~Affordable Care Act  In the interest of full disclosure, I don’t like […]

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Letter to The Editor ~ Rev. Edwin Rouston

July 1, 2015

Welcome to the United States of Sodom & Gomorrah. Our beloved country is dying. The Supreme Court has, yet again, inflicted a “MORAL” wound in the fabric of America. Five individuals have overruled the will of the majority and undermined the wisdom and counsel of our forefathers. And we’re now living in a land of […]

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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

June 24, 2015

With baseball’s all-star break about three weeks away, the Kansas City Royals have exceeded expectations. Through the June 20 games, the Royals had an exceptional 39-26 record that had them in first place in the American League Central. KC has a nine-game road trip followed by an 11-game home stand before the all-star break. On […]

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Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?

Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?

June 24, 2015

By Anthony Ruiz I love classic country music. It is one of my absolute favorite genres. Most places you travel can pick up at least one radio station playing the great Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, and other legends. Those artists had a knack for writing and performing songs you could feel deep down […]

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Royal Watching by Dorothy Rosby

June 24, 2015

Royal babies sure have a lot more names than other babies have. I’ve never paid much attention to Britain’s Royal Family before, but I couldn’t help noticing all the fuss about the birth of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. If she has to sign every piece of homework she ever does with her full […]

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Gratitude Makes a Good Gift

June 24, 2015

A comment by Erik Shupe My Father’s Day probably qualified as pretty typical for most dads. Several of my jobs in our yard were completed by my daughters and wife the day before, I got breakfast in bed, and we went out for lunch and caught a movie. Nothing new, just a simple good day […]

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Freedom is Sweet

Freedom is Sweet

June 10, 2015

A comment by Erik Shupe I admit that I do view things a bit cynically, especially when someone is peddling something as an absolute truth. So when my sister told my wife and me about the movie Fed Up, which details the food industries evil plot to turn us all into sugar craving crack addicts, […]

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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

June 10, 2015

Kansas University’s new football coach, David Beaty, couldn’t be in a better situation going into the 2015 season. Almost every predictor has placed the Jayhawks among the ten worst teams in major college football. Beaty and his staff can only exceed expectations for the upcoming season; no matter what, any success at all will be […]

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