Lagrange Daily News- RSS OPINION Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/OPINION http://lagrangenews.com/section/OPINION Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:51:27 EST 1800 ‘Gentlemen’s gun dogs’ of Wildrose kennels http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50744214/Gentlemens-gun-dogs-of-Wildrose-kennels OXFORD, Miss. — When daybreak comes in Oxford this time of year, it arrives in the serenity of a rural countryside with the sounds of nature bringing pause to the vicissitudes of life. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:31:03 EST Vladimir Putin’s military is buzzing Europe because sanctions are working http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50684479/Vladimir-Putins-military-is-buzzing-Europe-because-sanctions-are-working Not a day goes by without hearing a story about some Russian military craft getting closer to a NATO country. Many in the West wonder why. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:53:02 EST Letter to the editor: Why skip the turkey? http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50743615/Why-skip-the-turkey Dear editor, Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:27:00 EST “Chin up Bro…” http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50744735/Chin-up-Bro As many did since humankind wandered out of the heart of Africa - he walked to the edge of Spirit Hill overlooking the Red River. Spirit Sun was soon to leave the sky and Spirit Night would soon rule the darkness. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:17:02 EST Will ISIS beheadings change American views on Islam, Middle East? http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50714775/Will-ISIS-beheadings-change-American-views-on-Islam-Middle-East As Americans reeled from the news that yet another U.S. citizen, Peter Kassig, was beheaded by the Islamic State group known as ISIS, the question remains whether such a horrific act will actually provoke a change in American public... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:46:02 EST 1989: Exchange students experience LaGrange, Milliken honored http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/50725133/1989:-Exchange-students-experience-LaGrange-Milliken-honored Novembers past, 25 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1989.Front Page News Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:14:05 EST Letter to the editor: Another view from History 101 http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50724807/Another-view-from-History-101 I'd like to offer a counter to John Tures's article on Dr. Ben Carson's remarks wherein the brilliant surgeon, Dr. Ben Carson said “the United States is very much like Nazi Germany.” Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:40:02 EST A day of fishing on Chattahoochee River http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50700232/A-day-of-fishing-on-Chattahoochee-River HELEN — It was an invitation that could not be refused. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:24:03 EST Revelation 22:7 — The Blessed Keepers http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50717570/Revelation-22:7--The-Blessed-Keepers We have come to the sixth beatitude in our Beatitudes Of Revelation series. These seven beatitudes in the book of Revelation span the entire book. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:11:05 EST Planting trees 101 http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/50700478/Planting-trees-101 Early winter is a great time to add a tree to the landscape, especially when fall color is everywhere we look. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:50:03 EST Nutrition 101: Hunk’s way http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50700081/Nutrition-101:-Hunks-way Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is one of many diseases that often get in the way of exercise, sleep and a sound and safe nutrition plan. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:55:02 EST Letter to the editor: Liberalism politics of kindness or fake compassion? http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50700048/Liberalism-politics-of-kindness-or-fake-compassion Dear Editor, Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:46:03 EST Should Craig Kimbrel win Cy Young Award in 2014? http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50672557/Should-Craig-Kimbrel-win-Cy-Young-Award-in-2014 Once again, baseball writers are about to discriminate against a talented player for merely being the best at his position. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:11:02 EST Letter to the editor: A different view on the new Republican majority http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50679959/A-different-view-on-the-new-Republican-majority Had those who voted for Republicans wanted to “stop in-fighting” in Congress, as Mr. McLain wrote, they would have voted for Democrats. One does not win any “fight” by ceasing the fight for their principled beliefs, and by... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 16:16:03 EST The elephant in the room http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50685503/The-elephant-in-the-room Leading up to the election my small group of four liberals – which includes two college professors and two conservatives living in different parts of the U.S. whom I have previously referenced – was fairly active in swapping emails about... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:18:02 EST ‘I love being high …’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50663210/I-love-being-high We were in the Watchung Mountains in New Jersey. Granddad knelt down in front of me, put his left arm around me while pointing to the sun setting behind the distant mountains with his right, then with a sparkle in his eyes he whispered to me,... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:16:02 EST Beatitude of first resurrection http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50670755/Beatitude-of-first-resurrection Revelation 20:6. This is the fifth of the seven beatitudes of Revelation. Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:11:02 EST 1964: Development Authority, technical school get go-ahead http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/50684397/1964:-Development-Authority-technical-school-get-go-ahead Novembers past, 50 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1964.Front Page News: Sat, 15 Nov 2014 07:07:03 EST Plant now to pick fruit at home later http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/50665397/Plant-now-to-pick-fruit-at-home-later Picking fresh fruit from your own orchard can be a delicious way to add beauty and taste to your home landscape. The best time to plant fruit trees in Georgia is in the fall, according to experts at the University of Georgia. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:38:03 EST For Dr. Ben Carson, it’s time for Government 101 http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50671762/For-Dr.-Ben-Carson-its-time-for-Government-101 Dr. Ben Carson, who resigned from Fox News as a first step towards running for U.S. president, has been no stranger to controversial statements, seems to have gone a bit overboard,in likening the United States to Nazi Germany. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:53:04 EST