DAILY TOP 5 READ

  • #1 - Burglary at Frederick County home under investigation
  • #2 - EDA selects Glaize Developments for Winchester Towers project
  • #3 - Responders train for deadly threat
  • #4 - Gleaners: 'We give it to anybody who needs it'
  • #5 - Battlefields Foundation fired up about its new purchase

OPINIONS

  • Our View: How much more
  • Open Forum: Thank a first responder
  • Open Forum: Clinton vs. Trump
  • Open Forum: Paradise reawakened
  • Your View: Special appeal before the kettle bells ring
  • Editorial cartoon
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Our View: How much more

One topic we’ve addressed many times on this page is the ever-increasing amount of money that has been committed to college athletics, which sometimes borders on the obscene at major universities. Read More

Open Forum: Thank a first responder

A recent tragedy in the Town of Berryville gives us reason to mourn, give thanks and think about service to our fellow man. Read More

Open Forum: Clinton vs. Trump

I am writing in response to the Sept. 6 commentary that Donald Trump is "scary." I would particularly like to address Hillary Clinton’s "extensive accomplishments, qualifications, global knowledge, and formidable political skills." What might some examples be? Read More

Open Forum: Paradise reawakened

Traveling on Interstate 81 south toward Bristol, this writer was full of anticipation and optimism regarding my beloved Virginia Tech Hokies football team against the Tennessee Volunteers. Tech was a formidable opponent for the first quarter, but quickly relinquished a 14-0 lead with a plethora of miscues and penalties and succumbed to defeat. Read More

Your View: Special appeal before the kettle bells ring

As The Salvation Army does at this time every year, we make a special appeal to your compassion, kindness and generosity to help us help others this coming holiday season as the need in the Winchester, Frederick and Clarke community is greater than ever before. Read More