The media as the ruling class

The media as the ruling class

The first natural reaction to witnessing the national media’s abuse of every tool at its disposal to create hysteria about President Trump is to...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


It’s hard to find the words

It’s hard to find the words

Maybe one of the hardest things to do is to find the right words to tell someone you really care about just how much they mean to you. That’s th...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Trump’s approval fine for re-election

Trump’s approval fine for re-election

Presidential approval polls show Donald Trump with ratings hovering around the 40 percent mark. According to the experts, only about 40 percent of Ame...

May 15th, 2017 updated: May 15th, 2017. |  


Need your help for athletic HOF

Need your help for athletic HOF

The end of the 2016-17 school year is quickly approaching and that means The Times-Gazette is accepting nominations for its 8th annual Highland County...

May 12th, 2017 |  


It’s OK if the truth is boring

It’s OK if the truth is boring

In many ways, Watergate did irreparable harm to journalism.The journalistic investigation into the misdeeds of Richard Nixon undoubtedly helped bring ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Stand up and take a bow

Stand up and take a bow

About two months ago I had the pleasure of covering a basketball game like none I have ever covered. Over the years, I have covered more basketball ga...

May 5th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


It sure was a pretty something

It sure was a pretty something

I saw a news item a couple of weeks ago that said, “MTV gets rid of gender-specific categories for awards.”The ABC News story quoted an MT...

May 1st, 2017 updated: May 1st, 2017. |  


‘We have to do something’

‘We have to do something’

In the short amount of time I’ve been writing for this newspaper, I’ve been exposed to the drug problem in ways I never thought I would - ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: On Tuesday, vote yes for the Paint Valley levy

OUR VIEW: On Tuesday, vote yes for the Paint Valley levy

Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera said Friday that reported drug overdoses in Highland County are up a shocking 286 percent in the first quarter ...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |  


Best part of vacation? Coming home

Best part of vacation? Coming home

My wife and I are thinking about the possibility of maybe going on vacation this summer (something we think about often, but rarely ever happens), whi...

April 26th, 2017 |