Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

Opinion

Opinion
  • deannakirk.jpg Being a blessing

    Do you ever just look at some people and wonder, “How do they do it?”

    June 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Guest Commentary: Dr. Rick Lamb

    There is an old saying that “the abuse of a harmless thing is the essence of sin.”

    June 27, 2014

  • Bill Tinsley Digital faith

    I am a digital immigrant. I was born into a world of rotary dial telephones and slide rules, cash registers that resembled slot machines, schools without air conditioning, encyclopedias that occupied an entire shelf in the book case and paper maps that unfolded to fill the entire front seat of the car. 

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dr Don Newbury 2014.jpg Hither, thither and yawn

    Honest-to-goodness columnists who write scatter-shooting accounts on miscellaneous topics often refer to such pieces as “potpourri.” This has always impressed me, since my using the word always requires a visit to Webster or Google — my predictable response to a Spell Check squiggle.

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dick Platt 2014.jpg Kiss my grits!

    I found an article on Yahoo News recently that really caught my attention. It seems that man in Tampa, Florida has been charged with attempted murder for hurling a scalding hot pot of grits on his neighbor during an altercation on his porch.

    June 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linex publisher.jpg Clothing optional: Things change over time, but a fervor for information remains

    Two weeks ago, son No. 3 walked across the stage, to where ... we really don’t know. Now a high school graduate, his future remains uncertain. ... When I think back to my childhood, I can see the building blocks of what I do today taking shape.

    June 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Guest Commentary: Fred DuBose

    In the spring of 2013 I was in Clifton, Texas, visiting a couple of Corsicanans who retired there — Dave Megarity and Sue (Lynd) Megarity —when Dave told me a fascinating story

    June 18, 2014

  • Dick Platt 2014.jpg The keyboard blues

    As I stare at this stupid keyboard for this stupid computer, I sadly observe that there are some 109 possible keys I could mash. I actually only know what half of them are for (basically the typewriter keyboard) but they suffice for my meager applications.

    June 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • deannakirk.jpg Significant dates

    Just what are the significance of dates?
    When it’s a Friday (as it is of this writing) and also happens to be the 13th, do you automatically expect bad things?

    June 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janet Jacobs Over the transom

    I get a lot of press releases each week ranging from the slightly newsy if you squint just right, to the outright bizarre. For those of you on Facebook, imagine getting updates from people you’ve never heard of all day long.

    June 13, 2014 1 Photo

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