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 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...

 

Letter to the Editor: Thanking our troops

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Today we celebrate the arrival of the United States of America...

 
 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'...

 

Blue Zones Initiatives Restrict People's Choices

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: By Blue Zones' own admission, their goal is to make "permanent chan...

 

Just Looking For Transparency

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: During the forum with the candidates for the Shawnee City...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    June 18, 2020

Bad Idea

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

 

Letter to the Editor: Origins of words

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: The origin and use of words and phrases have long interested me....

 

Letters to the Editor: Virus Commentary

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Recently President Trump made it known that he was taking...

 

Letters to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Long before Blue Zones came to town, Pottawatomie County had healthy...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    June 4, 2020

An American Tragedy

Summer isn't officially here yet - (for the record, the sizzling season will arrive in the Northern...

 

Letters to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Listening to the media or reading the printed media sources, one...

 

Governor Signs Bill To Give Retirees Raises

After receiving overwhelming legislative support, I was very happy to hear that the governor had...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 28, 2020

This 'N That

This and that about that and this ... in no particular order: At last! An Oklahoma Legislature that...

 

Letter to the Editor: In Response to May 21 editorial

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Your May 21 editorial was an interesting ink odyssey that could...

 

Letter to the Editor: On masks and social distancing

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: White House coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx recently announced that we...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 21, 2020

To Tell The Truth

The first newspaper we helped produce was "printed" on a hectograph back in the fourth or fifth...

 
 By Patti Poteete    Opinion    May 21, 2020

It's About Time To Change The Subject

Change of subject. Forget about Covid-19 for minute if you can. Let's talk about the weather. After...

 

Letter to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Shawnee's annual financial report in 2017 showed that $7 million...

 

Letter to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: I am deeply disappointed in Danny Sterling's vote  to overturn...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 14, 2020

That Rumble

These days it’s hard to tell whether Oklahoma’s solidly Republican governor is throwing monkey...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 14, 2020

A Big Thank You

It’s wasn’t easy to be sure about this, but Tuesday Past really was the end of the 2019-20...

 

Letter To The Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: NO! is not strong enough a word for me to express my disgust for your...

 

Letter To The Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: This week a trip to the local food store was different and not in a...

 

Letter To The Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: I read in the Countywide News of May 7 that Tecumseh’s City Manager...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 7, 2020

Wait For It

There are occasional moments in America’s relentless pursuit of a truly equal democracy when the...

 

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