04/15/2014 - 10:25am
Birds of a feather
News of the Civil Rights Summit at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library caught my attention when I heard George W. Bush was making an appearance there. Bush, being a Republican and LBJ having been a Democrat, for an instant, made it seem like...
04/15/2014 - 10:24am
Can I be selfish and say I wish the greatest thing to happen to Stephen Colbert's career didn't happen?
When David Letterman announced his retirement, I had a feeling that Colbert would be on the shortlist to take Dave's spot. I never thought he'd take it though.
04/15/2014 - 10:23am
The warming temperatures, green grass, and longer daylight hours are sure signs that spring has arrived in Iowa. After the long winter, I have no doubt we are all looking forward to getting outdoors and enjoying the state’s great activities and events.
You may be following the recent news coverage regarding the...
04/15/2014 - 10:22am
Economic plan invests in Iowans, jobs, and communities
In the final weeks of the 2014 session, we continue our work to strengthen Iowa's middle class and generate economic activity in communities across the state.
HF 2460, the Economic Development Budget, is a large part of that effort. House File 2460 funds small business development...
04/08/2014 - 7:04pm
To the editor:
We would like to thank the Franklin County Ministerial Association for making sponsoring the free showing of the movie "Son of God" at the Windsor Theater this past week.
It was very factual, following the Bible correctly. It was great seeing the theater filled to capacity on Sunday and ...