Opinion - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121112/NEWS/121119987/1007/OPINION jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:40:30 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins: Correcting mistakes of past immigration laws http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:35:17 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws Kent Bush: Do we really need to make a mammophant? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:23:38 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant Matthew T. Mangino: Rhetoric fuels increase of hate http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:58:13 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate Mark L. Hopkins: Why did the U.S. Constitution need the Second Amendment? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:10:04 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment Mark L. Hopkins: The Second Amendment and Shays’ Rebellion http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:28:36 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion Landgren cartoon: Pats win 5th Super Bowl http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170206/landgren-cartoon-pats-win-5th-super-bowl?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:23:49 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170206/landgren-cartoon-pats-win-5th-super-bowl Kent Bush: Trump delivers on Supreme Court promise http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:56:45 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise Granlund cartoon: Tom Brady has room for another trophy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170201/granlund-cartoon-tom-brady-has-room-for-another-trophy?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:59:45 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170201/granlund-cartoon-tom-brady-has-room-for-another-trophy Arthur I. Cyr: British prime minister’s visit underscores vital U.S. ties http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170201/arthur-i-cyr-british-prime-ministers-visit-underscores-vital-us-ties?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:34:56 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170201/arthur-i-cyr-british-prime-ministers-visit-underscores-vital-us-ties Landgren cartoon: White House inner workings http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170201/landgren-cartoon-white-house-inner-workings?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:33:06 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170201/landgren-cartoon-white-house-inner-workings Rick Holmes: The president we’ll miss http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170123/rick-holmes-president-well-miss?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:25:36 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170123/rick-holmes-president-well-miss Rick Holmes: Writing America’s next chapter http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170119/rick-holmes-writing-americas-next-chapter?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:00:26 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170119/rick-holmes-writing-americas-next-chapter Mark L. Hopkins: But I heard it through the grapevine http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:45:00 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine Rick Holmes: Scratching our heads, and wondering what happened to America in 2016 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:49:45 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016 Arthur I. Cyr: Russia now shapes the Mideast http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:02:14 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast Granlund cartoon: Obama parting shots http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/granlund-cartoon-obama-parting-shots?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 21:55:43 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/granlund-cartoon-obama-parting-shots Mark L. Hopkins: Some good news at the end of 2016 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 18:57:26 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016 Granlund cartoon: Trump’s 2017 resolutions http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/granlund-cartoon-trumps-2017-resolutions?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:55:20 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161227/granlund-cartoon-trumps-2017-resolutions Landgren cartoon: Merry Christmas http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161223/landgren-cartoon-merry-christmas?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 18:49:56 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161223/landgren-cartoon-merry-christmas Beeler cartoon: Up on the housetop http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161223/beeler-cartoon-up-on-housetop?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 18:38:01 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20161223/beeler-cartoon-up-on-housetop