Library Corner: Health Matters, Part Two

 by Marge Lewter Telemedicine Recently, I interviewed Dr. Bill Frist regarding telemedicine and learned that this new technology is of great value for rural communities. You...

Filibuster Frustration

Morgan Griffith Representative I have written often in this column about the modern filibuster/cloture rule. Unlike the classic filibuster, in which a senator might take to...

The trouble with the CBO

Morgan Griffith RepresentativeIf you have been watching the news coming from Washington in recent months, you will likely have heard mentioned again and again “the...

Library Corner – A Library is more than books- Part Two

By Marge Lewter, president, CCPL Board of TrusteesIn a previous Library Corner, we explored how libraries strive to foster lifelong learning and creativity as Art...

So now what?

Morgan Griffith RepresentativeThe United States Senate is letting down the American people by failing to advance any solution for the disaster that is Obamacare. It...

Statement of U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner

~ On revised Republican healthcare repeal bill ~ U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA), a member of the Senate Finance and Budget Committees, recently released the below...

Letter to the Editor: Preserve Craig – Sustaining the Quality of Life We Value

This is the first in a series, intended to update Craig County about the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP).In 2015 hundreds of Craig County citizens...

Library Corner – eBooks at the Library, Part II

Empowering individuals to build a stronger communityby Carol S. LewisIn part one, I talked in general about checking out ebooks from our library. This...

Letter to the Editor – Preserve Craig, Inc.

To the New Castle Record and the citizens of our special part of Appalachia,Our Jefferson National Forest is about to be harmed and our water and...

Better Deal for the American People

Morgan Griffith RepresentativeOn July 11, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced that it had called off procurement for a new headquarters for the Federal Bureau...

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