Mariann Main: An ode to all things French

Mariann Main: An ode to all things French

A week has passed since the Paris terroristic rampage of Friday, Nov. 13, which killed 129, including two Americans. I am still numb, as to the scope ...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: Letter writer ‘doubled-down on that ideology’

To the editor:I believe in the teachable moment, but I’m not sure Mr. Chuck Smith is much in the learning mode when it comes to his prejudice to...

November 21st, 2015 updated: November 21st, 2015. |  


Pauline Scott: Stratford’s winter feed sufficient for animals

Pauline Scott: Stratford’s winter feed sufficient for animals

Thanks to the unseasonably warm, dry weather during the last few months, all the harvesting and fall planting have been completed at Stratford Ecologi...

November 21st, 2015 |  



David Hejmanowski: The power to close the door

David Hejmanowski: The power to close the door

“Given the tragic attacks in Paris and the threats we have already seen, Texas cannot participate in any program that will result in Syrian refu...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Letter’s vitriol is of real educational value’

To the editor:A letter from the Nov. 9 edition of The Gazette (“In defense of Dr. Carson’s comments”) provides local teachers with a...

November 20th, 2015 |  


On religion: The many layers of Jesus’ parables

On religion: The many layers of Jesus’ parables

Each of Jesus’ parables has many layers. That’s why they’re so popular – and powerful.Look at the Parable of the Good Samarita...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Take a stand for what you believe’

To the editor:Most of the time my husband and I read letters to the editor written by the same writers, arguing the same positions; and we think the b...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Brad Ross: Cover-crop use becoming more popular

Brad Ross: Cover-crop use becoming more popular

If you have traveled on U.S. 23 south of Delaware in the past few weeks, you probably noticed the “Star Wars”-looking piece of farm equip...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Tom Burns: Auriga, the Mighty Charioteer

Tom Burns: Auriga, the Mighty Charioteer

Auriga, the Charioteer, is one of those constellations that would have been instantly recognized by our ancient forebears. Sadly, the stalwart Chariot...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Gloria prays for deer, serves up an Apple Venison Ring

Gloria prays for deer, serves up an Apple Venison Ring

Editor’s note: In my travels to Amish settlements from Maine to Montana over the past 25 years, I have seen varying views about hunting. As paci...

November 16th, 2015 updated: November 16th, 2015. |