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Joe Pappano: A political legend

May 11, 2014 JOE PAPPANO was a Belmont County political icon. He was the man. When Pappano spoke, people stood up and took notice. As auditor, he controlled the purse strings of the county. more »»

Mom did a good job

May 11, 2014 WAS God trying to tell me something? If so, that Supreme Being as usual had the right idea. I was attempting to write a column for today, but the ideas just weren’t coming. more »»

No substitute for a mother’s love

May 11, 2014 HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY to all our wonderful moms in Belmont County and beyond. We pray that you receive the greatest gift of all, that of love. You certainly deserve that, and a lot mor. more »»

Rubio to visit New Hampshire as he weighs 2016 run

May 10, 2014 PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Fighting to revive his political prospects, Sen. more »»

Issa condemns Donnelly comments on Islamic law

May 10, 2014 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. more »»

GOP split breaking down, tea party power wanes

May 9, 2014 MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — It’s too early to say the tea party’s over. more »»

Palin defends oil tax structure she championed

May 9, 2014 JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Former Alaska Gov. more »»

GOP’s lead on Benghazi former federal prosecutor

May 8, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. more »»

In drought, fortunes can be made

May 7, 2014 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- This summer, even drinking water may be hard to find in some central California towns. This region is in its third year of drought, among the worst in recorded history. more »»

Hillary Clinton: Gun culture ‘way out of balance’

May 7, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday the nation’s gun culture has gotten “way out of balance” and the U.S. needs to rein in the notion that “anybody can have a gun, anywhere, anytime. more »»

Our children are our nation’s dreamers

May 6, 2014 Show of hands, please: How many of us can remember a time in our childhood when we told our parents where our family was going to live? Right. Nobody. more »»

Sen. Graham avoids big re-election challenge

May 5, 2014 COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here’s how Sen. Lindsey Graham is navigating through six challengers in South Carolina’s Republican primary: goodwill, shrewd politics and nearly $7 million in campaign cash. more »»

Familiar names back on ballot in Florida, Georgia

May 5, 2014 SOPCHOPPY, Fla. (AP) — It’s not easy being a Democrat at the Worm Gruntin’ Festival. more »»

Neglecting and abusing those who served

May 4, 2014 One hundred twenty years ago, Rudyard Kipling captured the plight of forgotten and neglected veterans everywhere and it is still spot-on today. more »»

A good mother’s work is never done

May 4, 2014 Mother’s Day is nearing and I thought I might come up with a description for such a job. Here goes- it’s a 24 hour job, 7 days a week. No sick time or overtime pay. more »»

Ballot: Levies, levies and more levies

May 4, 2014 PRIMARY ELECTIONS aren’t always glamorous but for some school districts and communities they are still of vital importance. more »»

Get out and cast your vote Tuesday

May 4, 2014 TUESDAY is election day, and there are several important levies on the ballot. There are also candidates who are seeking nomination to run for office in November. more »»

Advice for the cap and gown wearer

May 4, 2014 ANOTHER SCHOOL YEAR is coming to an end, and that means it is graduation time for seniors in our high schools and colleges. more »»

Runoff elections could be bad news for GOP

May 3, 2014 DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — As Republicans try to win control of the Senate in the 2014 elections, they may be forced to confront runoffs in key states that could expose conservative-vs. more »»



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