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 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    October 29, 2020 

Set Us Free

Redrafting congressional districts is a tricky process that can become even more difficult when the...

 

For Bice

Whether you plan to vote by mail or mask up and perform your civic duty in person on Nov. 3, the mos...

 

Powerful

Linda Capps, John "Rocky" Barrett. Melissa Dennis, Kathy Laster, Angi Mohr, Rachael Melot, Randy...

 

What An Audit!

"It is completely inappropriate to allow $125 million meant for Oklahoma public school students to b...

 

All Are Precious

Jesus loves the little children All the children of the world Red and yellow, black and white They a...

 

RBG

PART ONE No matter what else you may say or think on this finally tolerable, somewhat cooler fourth...

 

On A Roll

Is Tecumseh on a roll? It certainly looks that way... pandemic or no pandemic. As far as the city...

 

Thanks, Palau!

What's going on in Washington these days? Lots of things, some important, others trivial. For instan...

 

Mighty Good

Following are excerpts from a speech Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee for president. His speech...

 

What's More Dangerous Than A Dead Rat?

It is 9:57 am on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020. It is raining hard outside the elongated picture window...

 

A Fine Tribute

In this day and age, it is hard to imagine an election year without women candidates and a lot of...

 

Remember When?

Take a little walk with us down memory lane please. In the presidential election of 2016, Donald...

 

Election Day

When talk turns to Elections 2020, everyone knows the "Big Show" (the White House and all that...

 

School Daze

In a normal year - the kind of year most everyone knew 2020 would never become not long after Jan....

 

Tale Of Two Cities

Some readers may feel that this editorial is a little out of date given recent and largely welcomed...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 30, 2020

A Life Well Lived

When one of 10 children was born to a sharecropper family in 1940, Frank M. Dixon was governor of...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 30, 2020

Go For It, Senator!

We can say one thing about James Lankford, Oklahoma's junior senator and before that, the congressma...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 23, 2020

A New Start

Some pretty strange things are going on the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave right now......

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 16, 2020

What A Mess

Thank you, Supreme Court, we suppose. Thank you for waiting 113 years to conclude that after...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 16, 2020

Thank You All

Meanwhile back in Shawnee, some changes in city government were made official with or without permis...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Columns    July 16, 2020

Maybe You'll Never Know The Answer

Your friendly editorial and occasional column writer spent the better part of two decades trying to...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 9, 2020

Defund To Refund

A lot of strange things happened in the country most of us know and love over the Fourth of July...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 2, 2020

This 'N That

This and that about that and this ... in an era of COVID-19, shutdowns, shutoffs and people who...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    June 25, 2020

Help The 'Kids'

"The Supreme Court has now ruled that every future president has to abide by any previous president'...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    June 18, 2020

Bad Idea

Anyone who believes that defunding police departments would automatically result in kinder,...

 

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