Opinion


God bless the Bonus Dads

He is a very special man. He stepped in and stepped up. He’s often not on the Father’s Day Facebook post that says “Happy Father’s…




Valedictorian speaks out

Editor’s note: this letter was originally posted on Facebook in response to a column entitled, “The Last Valedictorian,” published in The Reporter on June 9….



Remembering our dads

“What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments but what is woven into the lives of others.” Pericles Again this month…


Overcoming Fear

Prior to having cancer, I loved giving speeches.  I even gave quite a few speeches after cancer.  However, I take a chemotherapy pill on a…