Opinion - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121123/NEWS/121129974/1007/OPINION jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 22 Jul 2017 02:17:35 +0000 Evan F. Moore: NRA ad nothing but anti-liberal rhetoric http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170720/evan-f-moore-nra-ad-nothing-but-anti-liberal-rhetoric?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:57:55 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170720/evan-f-moore-nra-ad-nothing-but-anti-liberal-rhetoric On the Road with Rick Holmes: The Rust Belt’s shiny buckle: How Pittsburgh bounced back http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170713/on-road-with-rick-holmes-rust-belts-shiny-buckle-how-pittsburgh-bounced-back?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:51:09 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170713/on-road-with-rick-holmes-rust-belts-shiny-buckle-how-pittsburgh-bounced-back Evan F. Moore: Documentary an eye-opening look at how poverty, neglect hurt black communities http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170713/evan-f-moore-documentary-eye-opening-look-at-how-poverty-neglect-hurt-black-communities?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:44:40 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170713/evan-f-moore-documentary-eye-opening-look-at-how-poverty-neglect-hurt-black-communities On the Road with Rick Holmes: How nostalgia infects politics, obscures choices http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170706/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-nostalgia-infects-politics-obscures-choices?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Jul 2017 18:28:48 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170706/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-nostalgia-infects-politics-obscures-choices Evan F. Moore: Philando Castile was just trying to comply with police orders http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170706/evan-f-moore-philando-castile-was-just-trying-to-comply-with-police-orders?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:39:15 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170706/evan-f-moore-philando-castile-was-just-trying-to-comply-with-police-orders Evan F. Moore: Baseball shooting victim Scalise owes life to those he wants to strip of liberties http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170629/evan-f-moore-baseball-shooting-victim-scalise-owes-life-to-those-he-wants-to-strip-of-liberties?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:45:55 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170629/evan-f-moore-baseball-shooting-victim-scalise-owes-life-to-those-he-wants-to-strip-of-liberties On the Road with Rick Holmes: Revisiting the battle that secured independence http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170629/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-battle-that-secured-independence?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 Jun 2017 17:06:22 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170629/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-battle-that-secured-independence Evan F. Moore: The journalist’s struggle for work-life balance http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170628/evan-f-moore-journalists-struggle-for-work-life-balance?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:47:51 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170628/evan-f-moore-journalists-struggle-for-work-life-balance On the Road with Rick Holmes: The healing powers of vacation http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:36:01 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation Evan F. Moore: #EbonyOwes shows publication took advantage of its prestige, freelancers http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170621/evan-f-moore-ebonyowes-shows-publication-took-advantage-of-its-prestige-freelancers?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:03:06 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170621/evan-f-moore-ebonyowes-shows-publication-took-advantage-of-its-prestige-freelancers On the Road with Rick Holmes: Vermont, where the hippies won http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 18:42:22 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won Evan F. Moore: Tiger Woods can’t always play race card to his advantage http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:40:25 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage ON THE MARK: MOV Hall of Fame Notebook http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/sports/20170614/on-mark-mov-hall-of-fame-notebook?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:00:00 +0000 MARK MARTIN http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/sports/20170614/on-mark-mov-hall-of-fame-notebook On the Road with Rick Holmes: In New Orleans, another defeat for Robert E. Lee and the Lost Cause myth http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 18:38:36 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth Evan F. Moore: Huckabee’s tweets on Chicago gun violence are not only cruel but misrepresentative http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170606/evan-f-moore-huckabees-tweets-on-chicago-gun-violence-are-not-only-cruel-but-misrepresentative?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Jun 2017 19:18:10 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170606/evan-f-moore-huckabees-tweets-on-chicago-gun-violence-are-not-only-cruel-but-misrepresentative Charita M. Goshay: Are we going mad ... or just being ourselves? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170605/charita-m-goshay-are-we-going-mad--or-just-being-ourselves?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Jun 2017 17:42:05 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170605/charita-m-goshay-are-we-going-mad--or-just-being-ourselves On the Road with Rick Holmes: The divided states of America http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170601/on-road-with-rick-holmes-divided-states-of-america?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:00:21 +0000 By Rick Holmes, GateHouse Media http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170601/on-road-with-rick-holmes-divided-states-of-america Beeler cartoon: Memorial Day http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170529/beeler-cartoon-memorial-day?rssfeed=true Tue, 30 May 2017 00:23:44 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170529/beeler-cartoon-memorial-day Charita M. Goshay: His name was 2nd Lt. Richard W. Collins III http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 17:40:08 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii Evan Moore: Adam Jones and the downplaying of racially charged incidents in sports http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 16:28:35 +0000 Evan Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports