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Remember Mr. Rogers as a great man

This week, I wanted to take time to talk about one of the most influential people in my life. It is the eleventh anniversary of his death today, and I think it is appropriate to pay tribute to the one and only Fred Rogers.

Don’t mix yourself with alcohol illegally

Don’t mix yourself with alcohol illegally

In a study done by Monitoring the Future in 2011, over 70 percent of 18 years olds had tried alcohol at least once. From the ages of 18-20 years old, nearly 50 percent admitted to consuming alcohol in the last thirty days.

Nothing that is something comes from nothing

Nothing that is something comes from nothing

We all invest our efforts into things that are important to us. There are those who paint, those who perform music, those who participate in sports, those who do other things, and some who do everything above. We invest our efforts into these things because we wish to better ourselves at them.

Affordable Care Act is in fact affordable

Affordable Care Act is in fact affordable

Last December, the topic of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act came up while traveling with a friend. As the truck’s tires roared over the blacktop, drowning Springsteen’s, “Born in the USA,” I voiced concerns regarding the ACA’s potential to overload a family’s finances and received in return, a recommendation to personally research the Affordable Care Act.

Chadron State College campus compared to Hogwarts

Chadron State College campus compared to Hogwarts

I’m going to start by suggesting that if you haven’t read “Sorcerer’s Stone,” the first of seven books in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, you run to the nearest public library, grab a copy off the shelf, and begin reading.

Richard-Heule

‘Guise of the Wolf’ incident shows company to be inept

If you are an avid reader of my columns, you might remember when I wrote an article about a little game called Day One: Garry’s Incident and the massive backlash that occurred when the developer, Wild Games Studio, tried to get a negative review of their game off the internet.

Seize opportunity and find yourself

Seize opportunity and find yourself

My freshman and sophomore years here in Chadron, I did little more than attend my classes and bunker down in my room because that was easier than being sociable and far less frightening than meeting new people.