Editorials

  • Tale of two laws 4/23/2014

    Dead dinosaurs are so much easier to please than living mammals. Of course, fossils are incapable of feedback, so we are making an assumption here. ...

  • Start by believing 4/22/2014

    If you notice a sudden uptick in people wearing the color teal this week, there is a logical explanation. Options: Domestic and Sexual Violence Servic ...

  • He is risen 4/20/2014

    After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb. There was a violent earthquake, ...

  • Equal pay 4/18/2014

    It has been against the law to pay women less than men for the same job simply because of gender since 1963, when the Equal Pay Act was signed by Pres ...

  • School reductions 4/17/2014

    School board meetings generally don't draw much of a crowd unless something significant is about to take place. With almost 100 people at Monday nig ...

Columns

  • Why save a tree? 4/24/2014

    Kansas school administrators are trampling each other to be the first to embrace "one-to-one" computing. They are going "paperless." United States Dep ...

  • Next step on affirmative action 4/24/2014

    In the mid-90s, when affirmative action was a hot topic in California, I got a call from a television network asking me whether I would be available t ...

  • Use this old world wisely 4/23/2014

    This is a special week for those who are involved with the production of food and fiber. It marks the 44th observance of Earth Day. The original pre ...

  • Race and Obama news coverage 4/23/2014

    I have a question for George Will. If he can't answer it, maybe Brit Hume can. Both men recently were part of a panel on "Fox News Sunday" to which ...

  • Talking taxes in Kansas 4/22/2014

    Kansas tax revenues appear to have bottomed out after the massive income tax cuts of 2012. That might be the biggest news from the latest Consensus ...

Readers Forum

  • Truth about Obamacare 4/23/2014

    Truth about Obamacare I would like to respond to Friday's editorial regarding politicians and certain news reporters lying about Obamacare. It see ...

  • The huge disconnect 4/22/2014

    The huge disconnect Let me get right to the point. It is my opinion the total disconnect between what most voters in this country want and what our ...

  • Legislation ridiculous 4/22/2014

    Legislation ridiculous Hearing the news of the Kansas Senate recently passing a bill to eliminate due process protections for our public school teac ...

  • Think about the future 4/22/2014

    Think about the future Truer words were never spoken. When the education of our children become less important than adding dollars to the pockets of ...

  • Library award-winning 4/20/2014

    Library award-winning Recently, I spent most of a day in Hays Public Library doing research. During that time, I was able to observe the staff durin ...

ONLINE POLL QUESTION

Should Hays USD 489 provide an option to bus students to school inside the city limits of Hays?
Yes
No
No opinion