Opinion

Plugging educational gender-gap is important

Plugging educational gender-gap is important

Nationwide, fewer males are going to college compared with female students, and at least locally, the percentage of male students graduating from high school in four years is lower than their female counterparts.
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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Loan sharks
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Keeping grounded: Friends and common sense help

People are products of their environments, and we all act with and stand for different virtues. What one man finds enlightening, another man finds fruitless. It is the nature of us — of people. We are driven by different things, money, love, e...
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Warning signs: The obvious and the not-so-obvious ones

While on a run recently, I noticed a sign posted inside a window on what looked like an abandoned house.
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Family reunion nostalgia remains

This past weekend I traveled to a small town in north Florida to attend a family reunion. This is the family on my mother’s side, most of whom live in Perry.
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Letters to the editor

No reading required
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Do you remember May Day?

When I was a kid growing up in Michigan and Indiana, May 1 was a special day. We called it May Day and it was basically a celebration of spring.
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Sales tax needed
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The good ole days: Cruising to the oldies

My first car was a 1964 Ford Ranchero. It was one of those combination car and truck vehicles, like the Chevy El Camino. Some people called those things a “cruck.” I wasn’t yet 16 in 1964. In fact I wasn’t even born yet. S...
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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

The myth of making money
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