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Your vote doesn’t count

Your vote doesn’t count

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor It’s nearly September and in two months voters will decide who will lead the United States for the next four years. We may choose Clinton, or Trump…

Death Can Be Weird

Death Can Be Weird

The hot and sticky days of summer have provided us with a series of bizarre deaths. For instance a 23-year-old worker in Saugatuck, Michigan reportedly drowned in a tank of…

Without readers my life is a nightmare

Without readers my life is a nightmare

Have you given much thought to what is your most valuable personal possession? I often think it’s my laptop computer, or more recently, my cell phone. I can’t imagine a…

Just can’t imagine a life without pets

Just can’t imagine  a life without pets

I must have been a frog, or maybe a moose in my prior life. For some reason, now that I am a human being (sometimes my wife things otherwise) animals…

Here is a real-life hero

Here is a real-life hero

Here’s a story about a real life hero. Her name is Lori Boyd, “known in her neighborhood as the Lawnmower Lady, and thanks to Elizabeth White and WTVM, she is…

Flying the unfriendly skies

Flying the unfriendly skies

One would never call me a proponent of flying. On any given day, time permitting, I would much prefer traveling a long distance in my vehicle versus boarding an airplane…

Time to end the violence

Time to end the violence

I’m extremely concerned about the direction our country is taking. Instead of peace and love, we have turned to violence and hatred. We need to get back on course as…

There is an alternative to Clinton and Trump

There is an alternative to Clinton and Trump

For those of you who are disgusted with presidential politics and are not inclined to vote for either Clinton or Trump, there is an alternative. His name is Gary Johnson,…

A basketball championship for the ages

A basketball championship for the ages

You’ve been warned! This column isn’t for everyone. I confess to being a fanatical sports fan and one of my favorite sports is basketball. Thus you can imagine I was…

Time to pay respects, not push agendas

Time to pay respects, not push agendas

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor My thoughts and prayers go to the victims’ families of that horrible tragedy in Orlando over the weekend. I especially hope that each and every one of…

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