Columns - The Lake News Online http://www.lakenewsonline.com/article/20121219/OPINION/121218601/1008/OPINION lakenewsonline.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:30:31 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: How Jimmy Carter changed Georgia and the world http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180118/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-jimmy-carter-changed-georgia-and-world?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:13:15 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180118/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-jimmy-carter-changed-georgia-and-world Arthur I. Cyr: Britain and the European Union: Political Eurobusiness as usual http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180116/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-european-union-political-eurobusiness-as-usual?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:39:39 +0000 By Arthur I. Cyr, More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180116/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-european-union-political-eurobusiness-as-usual Mark L. Hopkins: The center cannot hold http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180115/mark-l-hopkins-center-cannot-hold?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:48:17 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180115/mark-l-hopkins-center-cannot-hold On the Road with Rick Holmes: Black history is American history http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180111/on-road-with-rick-holmes-black-history-is-american-history?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:23 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180111/on-road-with-rick-holmes-black-history-is-american-history On the Road with Rick Holmes: Pin Point’s American story: From a Gullah community to the Supreme Court http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180104/on-road-with-rick-holmes-pin-points-american-story-from-gullah-community-to-supreme-court?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:03:27 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20180104/on-road-with-rick-holmes-pin-points-american-story-from-gullah-community-to-supreme-court Looking Up: Winter moon, high and bright http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171229/looking-up-winter-moon-high-and-bright?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Dec 2017 16:26:10 +0000 By Peter Becker, More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171229/looking-up-winter-moon-high-and-bright Ticket to Write: Mojave Desert oasis teems with wildlife worth seeing http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171229/ticket-to-write-mojave-desert-oasis-teems-with-wildlife-worth-seeing?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:06:29 +0000 By Steve Stephens, More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171229/ticket-to-write-mojave-desert-oasis-teems-with-wildlife-worth-seeing Matthew T. Mangino: Drug court works, but enrollment is on the decline http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171229/matthew-t-mangino-drug-court-works-but-enrollment-is-on-decline?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:49:20 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171229/matthew-t-mangino-drug-court-works-but-enrollment-is-on-decline Cheers to Grinch investigation, municipal sales tax; Jeers to flu season, again http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171228/cheers-to-grinch-investigation-municipal-sales-tax-jeers-to-flu-season-again?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Dec 2017 17:00:00 +0000 Lake Sun Editorial Staff newsroom@lakesunonline.com http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171228/cheers-to-grinch-investigation-municipal-sales-tax-jeers-to-flu-season-again READERS' MAILBAG -- The Party is Over for Sen. McCaskill http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171227/readers-mailbag----party-is-over-for-sen-mccaskill?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Dec 2017 02:44:48 +0000 Art Zarky Camdenton http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171227/readers-mailbag----party-is-over-for-sen-mccaskill Matthew T. Mangino: Escape into the world of courtroom noir http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171222/matthew-t-mangino-escape-into-world-of-courtroom-noir?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:55:26 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171222/matthew-t-mangino-escape-into-world-of-courtroom-noir READERS' MAILBAG -- Let's support new wake bill filed by Rep. Wood http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171222/readers-mailbag----lets-support-new-wake-bill-filed-by-rep-wood?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Dec 2017 23:00:00 +0000 Ed Kolb Osage Beach http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171222/readers-mailbag----lets-support-new-wake-bill-filed-by-rep-wood On the Road with Rick Holmes: Community in a box http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171221/on-road-with-rick-holmes-community-in-box?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Dec 2017 17:35:15 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171221/on-road-with-rick-holmes-community-in-box Cheers to robotics teams, "Pappy" Pirch, Eric Cook and friends; Jeers to lack of candidates http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171221/cheers-to-robotics-teams-pappy-pirch-eric-cook-and-friends-jeers-to-lack-of-candidates?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:30:00 +0000 Lake Sun Editorial Staff Newsroom@lakesunonline.com http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171221/cheers-to-robotics-teams-pappy-pirch-eric-cook-and-friends-jeers-to-lack-of-candidates READERS' MAILBAG -- In response to lift station project in Lake Ozark http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171220/readers-mailbag----in-response-to-lift-station-project-in-lake-ozark?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Dec 2017 18:17:25 +0000 Vicki Sutton Lake Ozark http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171220/readers-mailbag----in-response-to-lift-station-project-in-lake-ozark DORHAUER -- Reflecting on the year, and the life of a firefighter http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171219/dorhauer----reflecting-on-year-and-life-of-firefighter?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Jeff Dorhauer Fire Chief, Osage Beach Fire Protection District http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171219/dorhauer----reflecting-on-year-and-life-of-firefighter READERS' MAILBAG -- Christ teaches us to resist hate and division http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171219/readers-mailbag----christ-teaches-us-to-resist-hate-and-division?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Dec 2017 23:37:17 +0000 Rev. Dr. Ira S. Williams, Jr. Retired clergyperson of the United Church of Christ, Gravois Mills http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171219/readers-mailbag----christ-teaches-us-to-resist-hate-and-division MARLAY -- Slowing down the aging process http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171219/marlay----slowing-down-aging-process?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Dec 2017 17:58:49 +0000 Anita Marlay, R.D., L.D. Dietitian in the Cardiopulmonary Rehab department at Lake Regional Health System http://www.lakenewsonline.com/lifestyle/20171219/marlay----slowing-down-aging-process SCORE: Don't take small business cash flow for granted http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171217/score-dont-take-small-business-cash-flow-for-granted?rssfeed=true Sun, 17 Dec 2017 23:39:05 +0000 Bruce Mitchell SCORE at the Lake http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171217/score-dont-take-small-business-cash-flow-for-granted Cheers to CHS' FIRST LASER team, Camden Co. audit; Jeers to ignoring burn bans http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171217/cheers-to-chs-first-laser-team-camden-co-audit-jeers-to-ignoring-burn-bans?rssfeed=true Sun, 17 Dec 2017 21:05:43 +0000 Lake Sun Editorial Staff newsroom@lakesunonline.com http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20171217/cheers-to-chs-first-laser-team-camden-co-audit-jeers-to-ignoring-burn-bans