Columns - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121120/NEWS/121129990/1008/OPINION jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:10:00 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins: You choose the next president http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160920/mark-l-hopkins-you-choose-next-president?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:22:53 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160920/mark-l-hopkins-you-choose-next-president Rick Holmes: Reasons to welcome autonomous vehicles http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160919/rick-holmes-reasons-to-welcome-autonomous-vehicles?rssfeed=true Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:11:00 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160919/rick-holmes-reasons-to-welcome-autonomous-vehicles Kent Bush: Trump’s Second Amendment jokes are no laughing matter http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160919/kent-bush-trumps-second-amendment-jokes-are-no-laughing-matter?rssfeed=true Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:07:10 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160919/kent-bush-trumps-second-amendment-jokes-are-no-laughing-matter Kent Bush: Are we really going to pretend this isn’t a problem? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160914/kent-bush-are-we-really-going-to-pretend-this-isnt-problem?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Sep 2016 17:02:14 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160914/kent-bush-are-we-really-going-to-pretend-this-isnt-problem Kent Bush: Trump trying to flip the deplorable script http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160912/kent-bush-trump-trying-to-flip-deplorable-script?rssfeed=true Mon, 12 Sep 2016 22:18:01 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160912/kent-bush-trump-trying-to-flip-deplorable-script Kent Bush: Answer in the form of a question puts Johnson campaign in jeopardy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160909/kent-bush-answer-in-form-of-question-puts-johnson-campaign-in-jeopardy?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:49:31 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160909/kent-bush-answer-in-form-of-question-puts-johnson-campaign-in-jeopardy Kent Bush: Everything but UFOs in nine great years http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160906/kent-bush-everything-but-ufos-in-nine-great-years?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:12:30 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160906/kent-bush-everything-but-ufos-in-nine-great-years Kent Bush: It is time to improve the process http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160902/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-improve-process?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Sep 2016 22:05:12 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160902/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-improve-process Kent Bush: Quarterback throws pundits for a loop http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160830/kent-bush-quarterback-throws-pundits-for-loop?rssfeed=true Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:04:53 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160830/kent-bush-quarterback-throws-pundits-for-loop Kent Bush: Sometimes things are worse than you think http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160824/kent-bush-sometimes-things-are-worse-than-you-think?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:15:30 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160824/kent-bush-sometimes-things-are-worse-than-you-think Kent Bush: Running for more than medals http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160822/kent-bush-running-for-more-than-medals?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Aug 2016 22:49:03 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160822/kent-bush-running-for-more-than-medals Kent Bush: A little perspective for unsettled times http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160822/kent-bush-little-perspective-for-unsettled-times?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:48:55 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160822/kent-bush-little-perspective-for-unsettled-times Kent Bush: Donald Trump’s campaign against the truth http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160816/kent-bush-donald-trumps-campaign-against-truth?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:18:01 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160816/kent-bush-donald-trumps-campaign-against-truth Kent Bush: Clinton and Trump doing damage at drive thrus http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160816/kent-bush-clinton-and-trump-doing-damage-at-drive-thrus?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:52:54 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160816/kent-bush-clinton-and-trump-doing-damage-at-drive-thrus Mark L. Hopkins: An Olympics to remember http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160815/mark-l-hopkins-olympics-to-remember?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:16:50 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160815/mark-l-hopkins-olympics-to-remember Kent Bush: Trump would be leading in the polls if it weren’t for those meddling kids http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/kent-bush-trump-would-be-leading-in-polls-if-it-werent-for-those-meddling-kids?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Aug 2016 22:58:10 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/kent-bush-trump-would-be-leading-in-polls-if-it-werent-for-those-meddling-kids Rick Holmes: Putting ‘Our Kids,’ child poverty on the political agenda http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/rick-holmes-putting-our-kids-child-poverty-on-political-agenda?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Aug 2016 19:33:00 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/rick-holmes-putting-our-kids-child-poverty-on-political-agenda Kent Bush: Trump’s biggest problem is looking back at him from the mirror http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/kent-bush-trumps-biggest-problem-is-looking-back-at-him-from-mirror?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:32:55 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160808/kent-bush-trumps-biggest-problem-is-looking-back-at-him-from-mirror Kent Bush: It’s amazing that anyone would run for President http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160803/kent-bush-its-amazing-that-anyone-would-run-for-president?rssfeed=true Wed, 03 Aug 2016 22:23:53 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160803/kent-bush-its-amazing-that-anyone-would-run-for-president Rick Holmes: The Democrats celebrated America while the GOP celebrated Trump http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160801/rick-holmes-democrats-celebrated-america-while-gop-celebrated-trump?rssfeed=true Mon, 01 Aug 2016 18:57:32 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160801/rick-holmes-democrats-celebrated-america-while-gop-celebrated-trump