World makes no sense without God

World makes no sense without God

Every day of your life is a day in which you must weigh the messages that rain down upon you.While many of those signals are simply lost in the inform...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Messin’ with scammers and marital fidelity

Messin’ with scammers and marital fidelity

Most of my readers know that one of my favorite pastimes is actually answering scam emails.I loathe, abhor and detest the fact that wicked people try ...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Be kind and watch out for others

Be kind and watch out for others

It is one thing to mow a lawn, but it is another thing to trim it well.Trimming makes an absolute difference. One area of my yard important to me to k...

September 1st, 2016 |  



Many dividers stand in Christians’ path

Many dividers stand in Christians’ path

The other day, I was reading from Luke 12: 51-52: “Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but division. From now on there ...

September 1st, 2016 |  


What does Labor Day mean to you?

What does Labor Day mean to you?

The American Labor Day holiday was first organized and celebrated by the Central Labor Union in New York City on Sept. 5, 1882. Two year later, as the...

August 31st, 2016 |  


West Virginians deserve workplace freedom

West Virginians deserve workplace freedom

There has been much controversy surrounding the passage of West Virginia’s Workplace Freedom Act, commonly referred to as “right-to-work&#...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Commentary: Media have responsibility to democracy

Commentary: Media have responsibility to democracy

Politicians spend a good bit of their time complaining about the media. But why should they have all the fun?I’m going to join in, though I tend...

August 30th, 2016 |  


How grandpa balanced a paint can, ice cream cone

How grandpa balanced a paint can, ice cream cone

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Grandpa and me and the hardware store made three.A hardware store trip with grandpa always s...

August 30th, 2016 |  


On Aug. 15, there were 28 overdoses with one death in Cabell County. The drug crisis is literally destroying our cherished way of life.West Virginia n...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Value of journalism to the internet

For most folks, the demise of the blogging website Gawker meant only Terry Gene Bollea won his lawsuit and millions of dollars in a judgement.Hulk Hog...

August 29th, 2016 |