Your Turn/Kristen Lay
Your Turn

Your Turn/Kristen Lay

When I was a kid, I wanted to be ... a teacher. I think I just wanted the job so I could guarantee to have my summers off as well as Christmas break!

The long and winding road should be interesting
Steve Eighinger

The long and winding road should be interesting

This should be an interesting weekend, for more reasons than one.

Not all heroes are found in the spotlight
Steve Eighinger

Not all heroes are found in the spotlight

There has been much attention paid -- and rightly so -- in recent days to the anniversary of the first walk on the moon in July 1969. I can remember watching history unfold in front of a small black-and-white television.

Your Turn/Shelby DeMint
Your Turn

Your Turn/Shelby DeMint

Shelby Marie DeMint, 19, was born and raised in Basco with her grandma, aunts and uncles and cousins all within a 10-mile radius. She will be a sophomore this fall at Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Services and Quincy University.

Where did all the years go?
Steve Eighinger

Where did all the years go?

When you get to be my age, there are way too many times when you find yourself wondering, "where did all the years go?"

Your Turn/Scott Davis
Your Turn

Your Turn/Scott Davis

Your Turn/Scott Davis

At some point, will this period be considered Stone Age II?
Steve Eighinger

At some point, will this period be considered Stone Age II?

When I look back, there are days when I wonder how I survived one decade in particular. All things considered, I think that 10-year period of the 1970s might have been the most interesting of my life.

'Here's looking at you, kid,' and other memorable movie moments
Steve Eighinger

'Here's looking at you, kid,' and other memorable movie moments

It's summertime, and that means two things. 1. It's hot. 2. There will be plenty of major movies released, which is good news on two fronts. Who doesn't like a good movie, and the theaters we watch them in are air-conditioned (see No. 1). For me, the best

Your Turn/Julie Ross
Your Turn

Your Turn/Julie Ross

Your Turn/Julie Ross

Father-son journey a work in progress
Steve Eighinger

Father-son journey a work in progress

For as long as I can remember, my son and I have been best friends.