Minden Press-Herald

Thursday
Apr 17th

Opinion

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Tarzan’s Summer Vacation

This time of year often triggers memories of my childhood days, especially when I'm driving around the countryside and come upon a farm pond that looks "fishy".

Now, any ol' country boy will readily know what I mean by "looks fishy". However, if you were underprivileged and didn't grow up in the country as I did, let me explain that it doesn't mean there's something wrong with the pond. It means the pond looks as if it would be loaded with fish. And there's nothing better than a mess of fish fried right after being caught and cleaned. The fish may not be too fond of the idea, but I sure like it!

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He is the Joke

He is the Joke

Surely you remember Howard Dean. He's the former governor of Vermont who unsuccessfully ran for the 2004 Democratic Party presidential nomination and, for a short while, ...

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Honoring Those Who Died Defending Our Freedom

Honoring Those Who Died Defending Our Freedom

I enlisted in the Navy in 1973, as a young man from a working class family. My father was deceased, my mother was disabled, and I was out of money to continue in medical ...

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Letters to the Editor

Respect for Memorial Day

Dear Editor

This year the Memorial Day "holiday" will be observed on Monday, May 27, several days before the traditional May 30.

Memorial Day should be reserved for honorin...

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There’s a Reason

Your humble observer would like to drop a name on you, faithful reader. Van T. Barfoot. His isn't exactly a household name, but it should be.

One might expect that a small...

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