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Editor,It has now been 25 years since Oklahoma voters approved State Question 640 in March of 1992 to amend the State Constitution to require either a...

May 6th, 2017 |  


We should all be prepared for emergencies

We should all be prepared for emergencies

I’m sitting at my desk writing this column with the door open and the strong, cool breeze blowing through.The sky looks like it’s about to...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


We are all here for a reason

We are all here for a reason

A cowboy friend of mine once lost his favorite Bible whilst he was out fixin’ fence. Some may have heard me tell this one before. He rode back t...

May 1st, 2017 |  


I’m a people-pleaser

I’m a people-pleaser

The other day I was out with a friend. Somehow the conversation turned to people-pleasing, which made me think of visiting my dad.I’ve been a pe...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Maybe I’ll plant some white four o’clocks

Maybe I’ll plant some white four o’clocks

I’ve mentioned before that my grandpa gave me inspiration to begin gardening.For longer than I can remember, he’s always had a huge vegeta...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Oklahoma editorial roundup provided

Oklahoma editorial roundup provided

Tulsa WorldFour-day school weekis bad idea for studentsKeeping the public schools functioning these days is a difficult job. Schools have had their bu...

April 30th, 2017 |  


Keep our nation safe from future terrorist attacks

Keep our nation safe from future terrorist attacks

These past weeks marked the 22nd anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. That day is still fresh in my memory. At the time, it was and still remains...

April 30th, 2017 |  


Remember the importance of tithing

Remember the importance of tithing

“I the Lord do not change. So you, the descendants of Jacob, are not destroyed. Ever since the time of your ancestors you have turned away from ...

April 30th, 2017 |  


About a year on the job and we’re still trying to get it right

About a year on the job and we’re still trying to get it right

I’ve been in Oklahoma about a year and am comfortable we’ve made some progress improving the quality of our newspapers and that we’r...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Work together to stop bullying

Work together to stop bullying

Bullying is a huge issue. I’ve read in different news reports lately that it’s a new epidemic. But is it? I don’t think it is. Bully...

April 27th, 2017 |