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Our View: Textbook fiasco draws to a close

Posted 1/13/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

Monday night, the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees got the final tally of what it cost the district to replace one set of new textbooks for another.

 

 

Our View: Certain inalienable rights ...

Posted 1/9/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

The continuing controversy over the city of Starkville's polices regarding its LGBT residents touches on a subject that goes far beyond the city.

 

 

Our View: Starkville's shameful treatment of LGBTs

Posted 1/8/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

For a full year now, the Starkville Board of Aldermen have been going back and forth on policies which affect the city's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

 

 

Our View: A new era for the Trotter

Posted 1/8/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

The Trotter Convention Center will soon be open for business.

 

 

Our View: To whom much is given ...

Posted 1/7/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

In January and February, there are two federal holidays -- Martin Luther King Jr. Day and President's Day.

 

 

Our View: Perspective eases sting of defeat for Bulldogs, Rebels

Posted 1/2/2015 in Dispatch Editorials

Clearly, the college football season is far too long.

 

 

Our View: Our wishes for 2015

Posted 12/31/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

The New Year has not yet arrived, although we can see it poking its head up just beyond the horizon.

 

 

Our View: 2015: Looking forward with optimism

Posted 12/30/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

Tomorrow will be the last day of 2014. How you view the year depends largely on what happened on a personal level.

 

 

Our View: An idea to consider: a Christmas tree bonfire

Posted 12/26/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

How the mighty have fallen. Consider the inglorious fate of the poor Christmas Tree.

 

Our View: Christmas is at hand, mercifully

Posted 12/24/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

Christmas is near at hand. We know this not by a simple glance at the calendar, of course.

 

Our View: Finding a successor for Mr. Lewis

Posted 12/19/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

Greg Lewis' decision to step down from his position at the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees did not come without careful deliberation.

 

 

Our View: More questions than answers on Cadence building for SPD

Posted 12/18/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

By fits and starts, the city of Starkville is proceeding with its plans to purchase the Cadence Bank Building.

 

 

Our View: Debate, decision on billboard represent city's best interests

Posted 12/17/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

The Columbus City council voted to maintain its 14-year-old moratorium on new billboards in the city limits after discussing the issue for the past two months.

 

 

Our View: As Christmas Day approaches ...

Posted 12/16/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

As of today, there are nine shopping days remaining before Christmas.

 

 

Our View: New school offers cause for optimism

Posted 12/12/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

With little fanfare, the Mississippi Department of Education has revealed its plans to open a new kind of high school next fall.

 

 

Our View: Public deserves clarity on textbook issue

Posted 12/10/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

The continuing saga of the Columbus Municipal School District's textbook fiasco has raised unsettling questions.

 

 

Our View: A welcome and long-overdue movement

Posted 12/9/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

 

 

Our View: Football is the focus and rightly so

Posted 12/8/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

Normally, Sundays in the fall are devoted to professional football, and while the NFL featured its usual fare of match-ups, football fans in the Golden Triangle were likely to have focused their attention elsewhere.

 

 

Our View: Give, but give wisely

Posted 12/3/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

Mississippians are generous by nature -- each year, the state ranks among the most generous in the country -- and we tend to be even more so during the holidays.

 

 

Our View: Charity should not be seasonal

Posted 11/21/2014 in Dispatch Editorials

There is an old German proverb that goes "true charity sees the need not the cause."

 

 

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