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Be a giver, it’s as simple as addition and subtraction

August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Let’s have some fun today and learn some math. We often make life more complicated than it is. We don’t have to be an expert at playing chess to plan three moves ahead in our lives. We don’t have to understand how electricity works to be able to enjoy its benefits. We don’t need to [&hellip...

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Citizens and city need to step up

August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

It’s quite possible that, when the dust has settled over the Cahoon Park Pool and the proposed new recreation center, we’ll have neither. But it doesn’t have to be that way. It’s now up to the citizenry, and the city, in that order, to save the...

Recognize the signs, turn victims into survivors

August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (1)

While attending last month’s Breakfast with the Mayor, I was asked the question of what we (as a community) can do to help put an end to the amount of domestic violence that plagues our city. This is a very good question and one that our organization and...

Snippets; Afterthoughts on the passing scene

August 5, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Tax-free for back-to-school If you hate paying taxes (and who among us doesn’t?) then here’s a weekend for you. Tax-free weekend started Friday and continues until midnight Sunday. It’s a big plus for families with tight budgets and multiple school-age...

True wealth found in God-centered community

August 5, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the family inheritance with me.” But he said to him, “Friend, who set me to be a judge or arbitrator over you?” And he said to them, “Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds...

Time to fix Roswell’s process of criminal justice

August 5, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

I have written previously on the violence that seems to pervade our society and eat away at Roswell like some malignant cancer. Now it seems we have a crisis brewing where both the public and the police are being randomly attacked, wounded and killed. I felt...

Is Roswell worth returning to after college?

August 4, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

As someone who was born and raised in Roswell, there are several places where my childhood memories live. Bottomless Lakes, Cielo Grande, Cahoon Park, and specifically, Cahoon Park Pool are the most prominent places. When first informed of plans to...

Handing the torch over to the Millennials

August 3, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

I’ve got good news and bad news. (Are you surprised you’ve never read anything in a newspaper before, which actually opened with that line?) But seriously (or not) the phrase “I’ve got good news and bad news” has become an inside joke at the Daily...

The better side of humanity shines at the Olympics

August 2, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

If ever there’s an event that makes the world seem small, it’s the Summer Olympics. This week it kicks off in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro where more than 10,000 athletes from around the world will compete in 28 different sports and 306 events. According to...

Connections lost with Hastings closing

July 30, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Perhaps we have no one to blame except ourselves as consumers. So many of us enjoy the convenience of shopping online. It seems that every product in existence, from music CDs, to books, to pet meds and organic apple cider vinegar, can be purchased over the...