Politics: 2015

Happy New Year! What will 2015 bring, hopefully a new attitude?  It will certainty bring a chance for the new congress to prove itself. For six years the Republicans have been complaining, as have the American people about what a poor job is being … [Read more...]

2015 Changes that Affect our World

People from all walks of life will have to make changes this coming year, no matter how you look at it. Fluctuating prices in retail continue, however… our local grocers will rise, especially if you like red meat and eggs. According to Nebraska ( … [Read more...]

This Week In History Jan. 2, 2015

January 1, 1877- Edward Bunker Sr. and company leave Santa Clara to begin a new settlement mesquite flats January 6, 1877- Group arrived at Mesquite Flats January 7, 1877 - First church service held. January 8, 1877- Work begins on … [Read more...]

Where To Find Hope In The New Year

Jesus said; “In the world you'll have trouble.  But cheer up “I have defeated the world.” John 16:33 When life is going well for you, it's easy to feel hopeful. But when this world brings trouble into your life, feelings of hopelessness can come in … [Read more...]

From the Mayor ~ Year In Review

By Allan Litman It’s been a very interesting and productive 2014.  As you know I have been your mayor for the past seven months.  As you also know, it was unexpected, at least for me, as I expected to be a councilman for the next five years.  I did … [Read more...]

Permission

On the front porches of my youth, the following bits of wisdom were often shared:  (1) Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and daring, and … [Read more...]

Holding the line on taxation will take only 15 Assembly members

At this point, perhaps the best we can hope for is gridlock. The 2015 session of the Nevada Legislature is only a month away — 120 days during which our lives, liberties and property, especially our property, will be in jeopardy, as Mark Twain o … [Read more...]

Leaping Into the New Year “2015”

Here we are again, another year gone by, anxiously awaiting the New Year with our hopes and dreams for a better future; health, prosperity, and peace, just to name a few. So while we look forward for better things to come, we often take a quick … [Read more...]

Bath or Shower

I watch with curiosity the commercials that tout a safe bathtub for people who have trouble getting into and out of the bathtub. It led me to think of the days when I was a kid, a very young 4 or 5 years old, and my siblings and I would take a bath … [Read more...]

The Blue Box

It’s Christmas time.  A time of good cheer, merriment and warm fuzzy feelings.  I do not forget the reason for the season.  The birth of my Savior.  But I also am inclined to enjoy the warmth of all that the season offers.  Friends, family, food, friv … [Read more...]