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Road to success

Granted, in this day of huge international stories, it's not big news that they are going to improve the road up to Coronado Heights, but it's certainly welcome news and it is a sign that Kansas will continue to support one of its lesser known jewels.

May 01, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Give her another chance, and another ...

How dare they?

April 29, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


We get the bill

In Topeka they are dealing with one of those issues that just sets the average taxpayer's teeth on edge.

April 28, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Maybe it has a centerfold

Imagine, Levi Johnston has a new book out, though you have to wonder how much help he had writing it.

April 27, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


No good excuse

Surely someone in recent months has noted that Charlie Sheen is his own worst enemy.

April 26, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


He is risen!

You don't have to believe.

April 24, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Respect the post

Americans have no absolute standards because we have been told for some time, now, that everything, including ethics, are conditional. There is no right and wrong, just the current condition - except, of course, when having a standard that is cast in bronze is useful to this side or that.

April 19, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Local leaders lead the way

Materials, machinery and manpower.

April 17, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


We can't afford to lose

No harm, no foul, no case - until next time, of course.

April 15, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Go ahead, blow up the plane

Thanks to ABC Television, anyone who wants to sneak weapons or other contraband onto an airplane in the United States knows just how to do it.

April 14, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Poor, poor celebrities!

Every so often our culture proves that it is just too warped to take seriously.

April 13, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Is this trip necessary?

During World War II, there was a publicity campaign that featured now-famous posters that included the phrase: "Is Your Trip Necessary? Needless Travel Interferes With the War Effort."

April 12, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


All glory is fleeting

Here's how the Bible addresses it:

April 10, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Just do it!

There's one thing you've got to say about advertising - if it doesn't work, it tends to go away.

April 06, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


Get out and vote

There's an old saying that suggests we get the government that we deserve.

April 05, 2011 | Chuck Smith | Viewpoint


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Vote for goodness sake

DeleteTuesday could mark one of the last times voters in Kansas have a regular spring election. Simply by showing up and voting, you can become part of history.

March 25, 2015 | Veronica Coons | Viewpoint


WSU owns bragging rights on Jayhawks

It was the basketball game that Bill Self and his merry band of Jayhawks feared - Wichita State.

March 25, 2015 | Jim Misunas | Viewpoint


No big surprise

It was the basketball game that Bill Self and his merry band of Jayhawks feared - Wichita State.

March 24, 2015 | Jim Misunas | Viewpoint


Street sweepers

The Great Bend Police Department and other law enforcement agencies have a message for all the bad guys out there – you are not wanted here.

March 23, 2015 | Dale Hogg | Viewpoint


Get outside

Spring is here and with the nice weather we've been having, it's time to think about getting back outdoors.

March 21, 2015 | Dale Hogg | Viewpoint


It's not mandatory

President Obama told an audience this week that mandatory voting might not be a bad idea. "It would be transformative if everybody voted - that would counteract money more than anything," he said Wednesday at a town hall-style event in Cleveland, Ohio.

March 19, 2015 | Susan Thacker | Viewpoint


Facts trump ‘talking heads’

Last week, videos of a fight that occurred at Great Bend High School went viral. That means that it was seen by so many people, it was picked up by several online magazines and is now circulating worldwide through their subscribers. These magazines failed to follow up with even a little bit of reporting. They rushed to post the videos, and assigned "talking heads" to tell viewers what they are watching without regard for the facts.

March 19, 2015 | Veronica Coons | Viewpoint


State basketball delivers highs and lows

On one side, St. John's players and fans were celebrating a state basketball championship with laughter and joy.

March 18, 2015 | Jim Misunas | Viewpoint


Walking to school

Great Bend's public elementary schools are about to engage in a very worthwhile endeavor – the Walking School Bus program. It will be implemented in all five USD 428 elementary schools.

March 16, 2015 | Dale Hogg | Viewpoint


Let the sun shine in

Although many of you may be unaware if it, this week is National Sunshine Week. You know, the annual observance of open government?

March 13, 2015 | Dale Hogg | Viewpoint


No excuse

University of Oklahoma students in fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon were videotaped on a bus clapping, pumping their fists and laughing as they chanted, "There will never be a ni**** SAE. You can hang him from a tree, but he can never sign with me. There will never be a ni**** SAE."

March 12, 2015 | Susan Thacker | Viewpoint


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