Managing holiday stress

Guest Contributor Ray Bemis The holidays are an excellent time to celebrate with family and friends, but they can also be highly stressful. Managing the increase...

It’s Christmas – keep it real and make it Virginia grown

~ December is Christmas Tree Month across the Commonwealth ~Nothing says Christmas like a real, Virginia Grown evergreen tree, fresh-made wreaths and fragrant garlands....

New Lutheran Bishop making some changes

Religiously SpeakingNow that Bishop Bob Humphrey has been in place since September, Lutherans who are members of parishes affiliated with the Virginia Synod of...

No surprise here – Green Climate Fund is a boondoggle

Morgan Griffith Representative Sometimes problems catch you by surprise, and sometimes they can be anticipated well in advance. Recent setbacks for the global climate agenda fall...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,Congressman Bob Goodlatte is a hero for consumers in Virginia's 6th district as well as for consumers all across the county. The Congressman...

Letter: Pipeline

The Salem-Times Register published a November 23 commentary by Robert L. Bradley Jr. He gushed with praise of FERC going full throttle to approve...

It’s not at all looking like Christmas

I saw an article this morning called “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” on TV. No programs talking about the Mass of...

Make shopping small your holiday tradition

~ Locally-owned businesses support communities more than large chains ~Saturday, November 25, is Small Business Saturday – a day to celebrate and support small...

Green light at the FERC Corral

Guest Contributor - Robert L. Bradley Jr. The Senate recently confirmed two new appointees to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, ending a seven-month dormancy...

Morgan Griffith collumn – November 16, 2017

  A dereliction of dutyIt is said that Abraham Lincoln once remarked in exasperation at the inaction of Federal General George McClellan, “If General McClellan...

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