Our View: Turning point
In a few anguishing moments on the morning of Oct. 9, 2006, a 13-year-old Joplin Middle School boy pulled an assault rifle walked into his school, pointed a gun at an administrator and fired the weapon into the ceiling of the school.
Your View: Pack of liars
President Barack Obama’s promise that if you like your health care, plan you can keep it was an integral part of how he sold the Affordable Care Act.
Your View: Voting rights
According to the left-wing nut jobs, asking people to prove they can legally vote is bad business.
Your View: Thanks for the generosity
On Nov. 11, 2013, 15 members of Joplin’s chapter of The Retired Enlisted Association were having a dinner meeting at El Charro in Carthage when an anonymous gentleman entered our meeting room and thanked us for our service and sacrifices.
Your View: Honoring our heroes
The United States of America should be proud of the men and women who have fought to make us free in this country.
Your View: No leniency
In the Nov. 19 edition of The Joplin Globe, there were two articles involving abuse and endangerment of small children.
Other Views: Senate goes ‘nuclear’
It shows the high regard in which the Senate holds itself that it calls a relatively minor change in a rule, one that was invoked only sparingly for the country’s first 200 years or so, “the nuclear option.”
Geoff Caldwell, columnist: Old or young, we recall the loss of a nation's hero
Behind the Plexiglas they stand. They are re-created just as they were. Silent sentinels standing guard over the history we now know all too well.
Our View: Why we remember Kennedy
John F. Kennedy, 50 years after his assassination, continues to hold the attention of Americans, many of whom were grade-schoolers on the day he died.
Our View: Do you have a bowl?
Those attending today’s Empty Bowls benefit at Phoenix Fired Art won’t walk away hungry.
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