Your Turn/Mara Clingingsmith
Your Turn

Your Turn/Mara Clingingsmith

Mara Clingingsmith, 57, is the regional director for Quincy Better Business Bureau. She has been married to her husband, Mark, for 17 years, and they have four children and six grandchildren.

Saying farewell to celebrities we lost this year
Steve Eighinger

Saying farewell to celebrities we lost this year

It's become a tradition at this time of the year to bid farewell to some of our favorite celebrities who we have lost during the preceding 12 months. And the past year has been especially painful for the baby boomer generation.

Letters

Liberals fear losing control with new food stamp rules

President Trump has issued new directives concerning SNAP (food stamp) eligibility. The new directives require some individuals to work in order to maintain eligibility. The liberals are highly upset.

Holiday classics can provide classic lines
Steve Eighinger

Holiday classics can provide classic lines

During the days leading up to Christmas is when I most enjoy re-watching some of my favorite holiday films. What is most rewarding, at least for me, is noticing a phrase or relatively hidden message I may have missed or overlooked in years past.

Your Turn/Gayle Pope
Your Turn

Your Turn/Gayle Pope

Gayle Pope, 66, was born and raised in Fargo, N.D., graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead in 1976 and worked in journalism and marketing communications in Fargo for 22 years. She started at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minn., in 1998, graduat

Time for a holiday lunch with friends, would-be buddies
Steve Eighinger

Time for a holiday lunch with friends, would-be buddies

‘Tis the season -- to eat. What better time of the year to gather with friends and would-be buddies? There's always something special about December as we journey closer to Christmas, and that includes the daily lunch hours.

Closing the books on 2019's most celebrated morons
Steve Eighinger

Closing the books on 2019's most celebrated morons

It's the time of year when we pay tribute to those who struggle with the day-to-day battle with common sense, which often winds up with them being involved in some form of bizarre mischief.

Herald-Whig View

Time's right for public input on riverfront plan

THREE votes on consecutive days this week could help start to usher in a new vision for Quincy's Mississippi riverfront -- or continue to leave the city's greatest natural resource woefully underdeveloped.

Letters

60th anniversary celebration appreciated

Thank you to our family and the many friends who came to help us celebrate our 60th anniversary.

Letters

Thanks for making 50th anniversary memorable

Thank you so very much to all the friends and family who shared their time with us at our 50th wedding anniversary celebration.

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