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Workhorse industry in crisis
The coal industry is often demonized — certainly not much around here, where it remains one of the A-list employers, making a good life possible for many people, but by the outside world, which is ...
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Presidential perks is what candidates want
As it appears we’re smack dab in the middle of the 2016 presidential campaign announcement season, this might be the perfect time to ask the question on every American’s lips: what kind of twisted ...
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Executing Boston bomber won’t bring back victims
Here is what the death sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will achieve: It will remind the world that America is not entirely the home of exceptionalism as many politicians suggest. Retaining the death...
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Show thanks to those who help protect our communities
As you may know, last week was National Police Week – a time to pause, recognize the brave men and women in uniform who serve and protect our communities, and honor those who were injured or lost t...
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Memories
This undated photo, now in the Lonesome Pine School and Heritage Center collection, is of a girls’ volleyball game at Bullitt Park. To share photos or information about this or previous pictures, e...
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Postal food drive a success
To the Editor: City and rural letter carriers would like to say thank you to the many people who contributed to last Saturday’s “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. The drive gathered 3,216 pounds of non...
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Time to hammer the point
I realized too late that my reference in last week’s column to repurposing CD containers as bagel storage devices could lead to big trouble — we’re talking about potential international incidents h...
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