September 17, 2015 RSS feed / Columns

Drawing the Line Between Duty and Conscience

Do religious beliefs trump duty when you hold public office? Kim Davis apparently believes that to be the case. She certainly has a right to her beliefs, and I’m assuming they are sincere and heartfelt. More...

Seen ā€˜Nā€™ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Brenda Insinga and we only had two correct guesses, Rachel Alexander and Lisa Wheeler. Brenda is the daughter of the late LaRue VanDeMark, who was a cook at the Wyalusing Hotel. More...

The Bugle Calls

This is the latest installment in a series of profiles of members of the 141st Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment, which was comprised of men from Bradford County who fought in the Civil War.   More...

Reflections of Nature

Recently, I found a dead cicada lying on the ground. Usually I refer to the cicada as a locust because here, in Pennsylvania, the two names are often interchanged; however, cicadas and locusts are two entirely different insects. More...

Jester Hill

Miss Lou Seiders has always gotten upset with Omar Dwight’s dog, Jake, for constantly chasing her cat, Lady Di, every time she lets the kitty outside. More...

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