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Column: From behind my steering wheel

Commentary by Steve Wohlford In my younger years I taught drivers’ education in the summer months. I did this for more than 12 years. It never ceases to amaze me how little today’s drivers...

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Opinion: More on labor and delivery

Commentary by Danielle Wilson Two weeks ago Current published a health piece on labor and delivery for first-time moms. Dr. Perkins provided wonderful advice, but she missed a few nuggets of information that I...

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Opinion: Involvement is good for you

With all the guns-and-butter news of recent days, we thought we’d turn our attention and yours to something that may prove fulfilling to you. We’re talking about volunteering. Friends of ours, Rollie and Cheri...

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Opinion: Shake and don’t bake

Commentary by Terry Anker Over time, there have been many descriptors for it. Today, one of the most popular couplets is “helicopter parents.” But, overprotective and excessively involved parents are not a particularly new...

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Opinion: Aerating grievances

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie The men who live in my cul-de-sac aerate their lawns. I’m telling you this because there’s a good chance that because of this unnecessary demonstration of male virility, I may...

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Column: A different view on gun violence

Commentary by Jason Peek In the wake of all the shootings I thought about some different solutions to combat gun violence. The first step would be education for all; maybe even start in the...

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Opinion: Light of my life

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Baby Boomers don’t trust technology. When Microsoft Word asks if I “want to save the changes?” before I close a document, I often want to do exactly that, but can...