Columns - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:07:11 +0000 Philip Maddocks: Bill Clinton shapes new role for Hillary http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/philip-maddocks-bill-clinton-shapes-new-role-for-hillary?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 May 2016 19:25:40 +0000 Philip Maddocks More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/philip-maddocks-bill-clinton-shapes-new-role-for-hillary Mark L. Hopkins: Accepting the generation gap http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/mark-l-hopkins-accepting-generation-gap?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 May 2016 19:18:33 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/mark-l-hopkins-accepting-generation-gap Rick Holmes: Bill Clinton can put Democrats back in the business of fighting poverty http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/rick-holmes-bill-clinton-can-put-democrats-back-in-business-of-fighting-poverty?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 May 2016 18:58:12 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160524/rick-holmes-bill-clinton-can-put-democrats-back-in-business-of-fighting-poverty Matthew T. Mangino: Rhetoric is not the solution to surge in violence http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160520/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-is-not-solution-to-surge-in-violence?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 May 2016 19:01:28 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160520/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-is-not-solution-to-surge-in-violence Kent Bush: Reason has to return to gun law debate http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160518/kent-bush-reason-has-to-return-to-gun-law-debate?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 May 2016 16:18:27 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160518/kent-bush-reason-has-to-return-to-gun-law-debate Mark L. Hopkins: The key to education is still the teacher http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160516/mark-l-hopkins-key-to-education-is-still-teacher?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 May 2016 15:55:53 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160516/mark-l-hopkins-key-to-education-is-still-teacher Suzette Martinez Standring: Nuns run safe house for sex trafficked women http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/suzette-martinez-standring-nuns-run-safe-house-for-sex-trafficked-women?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 May 2016 21:29:50 +0000 Suzette Martinez Standring More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/suzette-martinez-standring-nuns-run-safe-house-for-sex-trafficked-women Rick Holmes: The gap year adventure http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/rick-holmes-gap-year-adventure?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 May 2016 18:13:38 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/rick-holmes-gap-year-adventure Mark L. Hopkins: Presidential power in our democracy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/mark-l-hopkins-presidential-power-in-our-democracy?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 May 2016 17:03:45 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160509/mark-l-hopkins-presidential-power-in-our-democracy Breaking Bread: May 5th a good day to make guacamole http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160504/breaking-bread-may-5th-good-day-to-make-guacamole?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 May 2016 16:40:29 +0000 Lisa Abraham More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160504/breaking-bread-may-5th-good-day-to-make-guacamole Kent Bush: There is no way it would happen today http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/kent-bush-there-is-no-way-it-would-happen-today?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 22:24:44 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/kent-bush-there-is-no-way-it-would-happen-today Rick Holmes: Push for paid leave is the new family values debate http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/rick-holmes-push-for-paid-leave-is-new-family-values-debate?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 18:18:00 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/rick-holmes-push-for-paid-leave-is-new-family-values-debate Suzette Martinez Standring: For Mother’s Day, walk a labyrinth http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/suzette-martinez-standring-for-mothers-day-walk-labyrinth?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 16:46:58 +0000 Suzette Martinez Standring More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160502/suzette-martinez-standring-for-mothers-day-walk-labyrinth Kent Bush: Finally some separation between the two major parties http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160427/kent-bush-finally-some-separation-between-two-major-parties?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:32:08 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160427/kent-bush-finally-some-separation-between-two-major-parties Breaking Bread: Ohio State students win $5,000 for push to improve food system http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160427/breaking-bread-ohio-state-students-win-5000-for-push-to-improve-food-system?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:38:21 +0000 Lisa Abraham More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160427/breaking-bread-ohio-state-students-win-5000-for-push-to-improve-food-system Kent Bush: Bubble runner back in hot water http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160426/kent-bush-bubble-runner-back-in-hot-water?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:37:02 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160426/kent-bush-bubble-runner-back-in-hot-water Rick Holmes: The new marijuana debate http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160425/rick-holmes-new-marijuana-debate?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:06:08 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160425/rick-holmes-new-marijuana-debate Kent Bush: It is time to stop political dog and pony shows http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160421/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-stop-political-dog-and-pony-shows?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:03:11 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160421/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-stop-political-dog-and-pony-shows Breaking Bread: Relationship with potted lemon tree sours as it struggles http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160420/breaking-bread-relationship-with-potted-lemon-tree-sours-as-it-struggles?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Apr 2016 17:11:41 +0000 Lisa Abraham More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160420/breaking-bread-relationship-with-potted-lemon-tree-sours-as-it-struggles Kent Bush: Remembering that fateful day http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160419/kent-bush-remembering-that-fateful-day?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:24:53 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20160419/kent-bush-remembering-that-fateful-day