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Tecumseh Golden Age Center

A big thank you is deserved by the staff of the Golden Age Center as they continue to serve...

 

It's Going To Take A While For Us To Get Shots

By the time you read this, I should be vaccinated against COVID-19. And Wayne should be by this...

 

Jett Believes In Fighting With Our Words

Excitement is building at the Capitol as we get closer to session, which starts Monday, Feb. 1. The...

 

Ever Wondered How To Hug A Naked Man?

I consciously knew where I was going was perfectly legal, yet a tiny prurient part of my brain kept...

 

Unfit To Drive Legislation Back On Track

After the auto accident that claimed the teenage lives of Shelby Johnson and Logan Deardorff, I was...

 

Lankford: 'I Pray We Never Have Another Day Like Jan. 6'

January 6, 2021, was a terrible day for our country and for our democracy. Americans do not all...

 

Senate Notes

Through the holidays, work continued at the Capitol. More than 300 Senate bills and resolutions...

 
 By Alex Sloan    Columns    January 7, 2021

A Fishing Lesson: Doing Things Differently

I recently learned that my father and I have somewhat differing philosophies when it comes to...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Welcome to 2021. Hope you have made your New Year Resolutions! Even if I don't manage to keep all...

 

It's Time To Name Names And Honor Tecumseh Athletics Contributors

I believe the time has come to name names. I feel it's time to point fingers. It's time to honor...

 

Happy New Year, 2021 -The Year Of Restoration

Just before Christmas I had a yearning to visit family and friends as has been my norm for many year...

 

Capitol Report

One of the pieces of legislation I plan to reintroduce this upcoming legislative session is a bill...

 

Christmas Memories Are The Smiles, Not Gifts

It's near midnight Monday evening. Christmas is just a few days away, and as usual, I am nowhere...

 

Jett Has Requested More Than 60 Bills For Upcoming Session

Hello, neighbors! I'm so honored to be back at the state Capitol and continuing my service to the...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Here is my last column of 2020, and the center remains closed. However, the meals are still the...

 

Be Mindful Of Hope And Joy This Season

I think I am more mindful of the hope and joy of this holy season. In previous years I've...

 

Taylor Sponsoring Bill To Help Recruit Police Officers

Last week, the last four Senate members were sworn in, including my fellow freshman member, Sen....

 

Sterling Working To Make Utility Vehicles Street Legal, Carry Tags

One of the bills that I planned to reintroduce this upcoming session is to make it lawful for...

 

A Look Back At His Family History

The first telephone I remember stood straight up on a table in my grandparents' home in Mobile, Ala....

 

'The Ride' Offers Lessons About Family, Parenting

In this period of time when we are celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas, I wanted to review a...

 

Capitol Report

We all know someone who has lost their life to Covid 19. These are very sad times we live in right...

 

Animal Rescue Groups Need Your Help

"Animal rescues are overwhelmed with calls for help with stray dogs due to the Covid Pandemic,"...

 

Is Pandemic Resulting In Academic Slide?

As the approaching 2021 legislative session is on the horizon, I just wanted to make some general...

 

Guest Column: Tim Burg, Economic Development Shawnee Forward

As our faithful readers know, we are big fans of almost everything in our area.  While you may be...

 

Just Looking For A Little Peace And Quiet

You're always learning, even if you don't realize it. This weekend, I returned to the lake for the...

 

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