Chuck Warner

11/07/2012 - 7:34am
Nov. 11, 1918, at exactly 11 a.m., representatives of the forces fighting World War I signed the armistice which brought that deadly conflict to an end. Up until 1954, when the name of the holiday was changed to Veterans Day, Armistice Day was observed as one of the top holidays in the United States. All schools, most cities and the nation had programs and observances of this important date. Now...
09/26/2012 - 6:45am
Teddy Roosevelt said: “Speak softly, but carry a big stick.” Ronald Reagan sent bombers over Libya to let them know that if they killed Americans, there were consequences. From our days on the school playgrounds, we knew the best way to deal with a bully was to hit him in the belly — hard —and that got his attention. In 1938, Britain and France...
09/12/2012 - 6:45am
There are many things a county, city or state can do for itself. And there are things which need the federal government to handle. Most of us fight to limit what the federal government does, but we also are willing to close ranks and offer a united front when the federal government fails to take its turn at the plate and do what needs to be done....
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