Williamson Daily News- RSS OPINION Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/OPINION http://williamsondailynews.com/section/OPINION Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:46:20 EST 1800 An Upward Look http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50637491/An-Upward-Look By Mae Stallard“All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.” (I Cor. 10:23) Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:06:08 EST Former first lady had class http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50632040/Former-first-lady-had-class By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmahelley Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:42:03 EST Dreaming of Tug Valley as tourism mecca http://williamsondailynews.com/news/editorial/50596503/Dreaming-of-Tug-Valley-as-tourism-mecca “What do you do when you go somewhere else?” Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:52:05 EST Remembering 9-11; Strength for the Moment http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50603900/Remembering-9-11;-Strength-for-the-Moment Tonight as I type this article, I realize the clock has struck midnight and it is the 13th anniversary of September 11. I know for some just deleting September 11 from the calendar and go from the 10th to 12th would be... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:44:08 EST Mingo voters vs. Secretary of State http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50550054/Mingo-voters-vs.-Secretary-of-State By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comCan we talk privately? I wouldn't want this spread around. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 15:15:08 EST Evan’s first trip to the dentist http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/50496075/Evans-first-trip-to-the-dentist *Evan was very apprehensive about his first visit to the dentist. He's five and needed a paper for kindergarten, so it was inevitable. At the beginning, he didn't speak. His eyes darted around, looking for an escape. We took his picture so... Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:44:05 EST Leap of Faith http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50519774/Leap-of-Faith Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, what a wonderful movie. Growing up in the 1980's I, like most children, loved this Trilogy. Raiders of the Lost Ark and the Last Crusade. As an adult I was very excited when Indiana Jones was revisited with... Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:28:16 EST Governor made Mingo ballot problem http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50472620/Governor-made-Mingo-ballot-problem By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comHow would you like to be governor or secretary of state and prove you have zero confidence in the citizens of Mingo County? Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:38:13 EST Taking Baby Steps http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50445794/Taking-Baby-Steps Tonight as I was praying over my daughter before bed time I thanked God for baby steps. Now that may not seem unusual to those reading this but I have not given you all of the information. My daughter is eighteen years old and a freshman in college. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:12:05 EST It’s time to draw the line with the EPA http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50366099/Its-time-to-draw-the-line-with-the-EPA By ROGER HORTONGuest columnist Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:17:03 EST It’s good to have solid foundations http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50363629/Its-good-to-have-solid-foundations Growing up in the metropolis of Nolan, West Virginia I learned many valuable lessons. One of the most important lessons I learned was the importance of a foundation. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:29:05 EST If we’d just send Capito … http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50312372/If-wed-just-send-Capito By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comIf we'd just send Shelley Moore Capito to Washington, the coal trucks would start rolling again. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:38:05 EST Indictments to come in Logan? http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50231863/Indictments-to-come-in-Logan By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comEverybody in Logan County is about to be indicted. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:55:07 EST The story of Jonah and the fish http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/50219994/The-story-of-Jonah-and-the-fish There's a ginormous fish on my coffee table. It's for my Jonah and the Fish game. I made it out of a laundry basket and a big garbage bag. It has big teeth and a long tongue. I hope it's as cool for the kids as it is in my head. Fri, 8 Aug 2014 21:50:03 EST Mingo County: Political writer’s dream job http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50158858/Mingo-County:-Political-writers-dream-job By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comA political columnist's dream come true. That's Mingo County. Mon, 4 Aug 2014 16:51:08 EST Mingo politics 3-ring circus without a tent http://williamsondailynews.com/news/editorial/50145533/Mingo-politics-3-ring-circus-without-a-tent It's frustrating to be a voter in Mingo County. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:32:06 EST “Salt of the Earth People” http://williamsondailynews.com/news/church-opinion_columns/50132956/Salt-of-the-Earth-People Recently my family and I visited St. Augustine, Florida. I spoke at Lighthouse Church of God/Beacon of Hope Christian School. The drive to Florida is a lovely one. We have been blessed to make it many times and I am always excited to look in the rear... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:29:03 EST Ex-judge sentenced to resort http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50083052/Ex-judge-sentenced-to-resort By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comIt could, after all, have been worse. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:01:12 EST Two senators call for rollback of funding halt http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50070450/Two-senators-call-for-rollback-of-funding-halt By Mike LuxGuest columnist Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:10:03 EST With kids, Jesus’ love is easy http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/340590/With-kids-Jesus-love-is-easy I gush every year about Vacation Bible School. Brace yourself…here it comes. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:43:04 EST