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If you live in or near the southwest Missouri community of Nixa, you’ve heard of Sucker Days. You might have eaten sucker at this annual event. However, that’s where many … more
Dear editor, Music instruction is going well at Bolivar Middle School. Solos and ensembles were memorized and performed recently. Professional evaluation was offered for each performance, … more
I love it when something old becomes new again. And lucky for me and my fellow letter lovers, word games are not only new again, they’re cool. Even my teenagers are doing it. In case you … more
Daylight saving time begins Sunday. Wonder if my two stocker calves will remember to reset their clocks. Probably not. Our milk cows never did when I was a boy. In fact, it was never an issue … more
I am a mother to ten biological children ages thirty-three down to six. Our fifteen-year-old daughter is in a long-term mental health facility and I am unable to visit her and give her a hug due to … more
If you watched the Super Bowl a few weeks ago, you may have noticed that most of the car commercials were for a specific type of car — electric. Electric cars and crypto currency were the two … more
Perspective. The way we see things, the way we listen, the way people listen to us, the way we feel about certain circumstances, and the way those circumstances affect us, everything is defined by a … more
This year's session of Missouri's legislature has been flooded with measures to control what local public schools must do or cannot do. It represents an erosion of the reverence I regularly heard … more
The sky is blue, the snow has melted, and the Covid home tests are once again negative. Hallelujah! My family and I have thankfully recovered from the virus, just in time for Valentine’s … more
As most of you probably know, the task of redrawing the U.S. Congressional District maps is the  responsibility of each state Legislature. The Missouri General Assembly has been grappling … more
This column is prompted by a question from a long-time statehouse observer as to why Missouri's legislature has become so divided. My answer involved the number of changes in the statehouse over … more
Prior to the 1900s, house finches couldn’t be found in this area. Now the problem isn’t seeing them here – it’s identifying them. This is the time of year when many people … more
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