Although I can’t cite a scientific survey to prove it, I have detected a recent upswing in conflicts over religion in public schools. Just as I was beginning to believe that most schools were finally getting religion right, it appears that the trend is in the other direction.
It is amazing that everyone knows about Cecil the lion and is outraged by his death. And yet no one seems to care about the thousands of innocent babies who are aborted at the butcher factor of Planned Parenthood each year and the sale of the hearts, feet and eyes of these innocent, unborn babies.
Post offices are crucial anywhere, but especially crucial in rural areas that depend on the postal service to stay connected through news delivery, services crucial to businesses, and, in some communities, a link to prescription drugs and other services.
Cheers and a big thank you to all of the volunteers who worked at the north and south gates at the 2015 McLeod County Fair selling tickets and for sticking it out with us during the “rainy” days/nights. You are a very special group of people. You are all appreciated — we could not do it without you. Hope to see all of you back again next year.