Guest columnists

July 31, 2009

Local group lobbies Congress with a smile

As we prepared to complete an annual pilgrimage to Washington, D.C., last week, it occurred to the group of chamber members and government officials present that […]
July 31, 2009

Jindal has become the new ‘underdog’

God Bless the United States of America! Those were the final words spoken by President Barack Obama and Gov. Bobby Jindal last week after each addressed […]
July 31, 2009

It may be time to wash the lawnmower

“Papa, my bike has a flat tire.” Those were the words my granddaughter uttered last weekend in a plea for help. “No problem,” I replied, at […]
July 31, 2009

I will not miss analog television

Despite failed attempts by the Obama administration to delay the Feb. 17 deadline, analog television stations will cease broadcasting in two weeks. In 1901, an Italian […]