“God Watch Over Us, Each And Every One Of Us.”

I am not exactly sure when I started offering up my simple go-to prayer internally to God, but I know I have been doing it for years now. Indeed, every time I am concerned for someone I care about’s well-being, see something that I think has inherent risk, or fly in a plane, I offer up…
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There Are Always Critics…

There are always critics who will chastise area school districts, universities, and businesses when they choose to close or continue operations when inclement weather is forecast.  I know, I am one of those critics.  I tend to lean toward caution, so my criticism is typically leveled at those who do not pay heed to the…
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Calling Foul…

Far be it for me to be the defender of Wal-Mart.  I have nothing to give on that front.  I am not a goodwill crusader for corporate America. Having said that, I have to call foul on John Kraft’s ad in The Forum that showed two young girls outside selling cookies in sub-zero temperatures and…
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Wrongdoers Do Not Have A Compliance Mindset…

I am becoming a tad exasperated with the discussion of the young KVLY reporter, Mellaney Moore, who was able to enter and walk around three area elementary schools with little or no interference from school staff.  The point of Moore’s efforts was to illustrate the vulnerabilities of school security.  The recent article in The Forum…
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Until I Am Blue In The Face…

Well, here I am again – up late watching the weather and wondering to what extent Monday will function as a typical Monday.  I am no longer alone in expressing exasperation of patience as it relates to winter.  If wind and cold don’t incite irritation, the closure of major thoroughfares do.  Folks in these parts…
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