Into the slough, the swamp, the quagmire called 21st-century American life walks the prospective Supreme Court justice, Brett Kavanaugh: Lord help him, even while helping 21st-century America get its act

Each time Republicans do something Democrats do not like, Democrats escalate their rhetoric. The right is not immune from this, but the right is in power now, so conservatives have

Kudos to the Lampasas Fire Department, who answered my non-emergency call Monday night [July 9] when my smoke detector started alarming around 1:45 a.m. Four very gracious firemen came to

People on the left are outraged when you question their patriotism, their dedication to the nation as founded and their respect for the Constitution as originally written, but they continually

These are tough times for newspapers, particularly local papers that are still an integral part of their communities. They serve many vital functions, because no 24-hour news channel and no

Neat! We know what the Supreme Court debate is all about -- the debate, that is to say, over who shall take retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy’s seat. The debate is

I want to ask why Lampasas doesn’t have a recycling program. I was shocked when I found out that Lampasans don’t recycle. I have lived in several different states and

Witnessing the political left’s increasing irrationality and aggressiveness is discouraging, but on the bright side, it’s immensely clarifying. People with selective memories may be unaware, but the left’s extremism and

Yes, all right; what’s this, in the 242nd year of American independence? Something about a restaurant? A verbal brawl? The president seen as the cause? Nobody said modern life is