Covid and the Djokovic line

It’s an issue that has long engaged my attention: Where do we draw the line between autonomy...

Free speech, school rules and tax assessments

For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall understand...

WWD: ‘Wondering What Dat is?”

The headline “WWD” intentionally tried to draw you into this story. No, it’s not about WW, or...

Are you the oppressor or the oppressed?

It’s not unusual for someone to ask where I come up with some of the topics for...

Indiana public health system needs to be improved

As they worked to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, Indiana public health officials came to a realization.

A team effort to vote and other musings for the week

My ability to vote in the primary this year was a team effort. Because...

Are you deserving? Or just eligible?

This will be a departure — a digression, if you will — from our normally local topics...

This should be a good corn year

Angelkeep has not humanly planted a single kernel of corn. Yet, by all indications, enough has been...

Why we oooh and aaah on the 4th of July   

It’s been way too long since I lit a sparkler as the sun goes down on the...

What’s happening at your newspaper

Our former editor, Jessica Bricker, would occasionally write her column about what was happening at The News-Banner....