Opinion - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121217/NEWS/121219880/1007/OPINION jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 01:46:15 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: America's original divide http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170330/on-road-with-rick-holmes-americas-original-divide?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:48:49 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170330/on-road-with-rick-holmes-americas-original-divide Charita M. Goshay: Where have you gone, Boris and Natasha? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170327/charita-m-goshay-where-have-you-gone-boris-and-natasha?rssfeed=true Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:55:19 +0000 Charita M. Goshay http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170327/charita-m-goshay-where-have-you-gone-boris-and-natasha Beeler cartoon: Trump swine http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170320/beeler-cartoon-trump-swine?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:14:32 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170320/beeler-cartoon-trump-swine Matthew T. Mangino: Are freedom and fear compatible? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170317/matthew-t-mangino-are-freedom-and-fear-compatible?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:45:33 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170317/matthew-t-mangino-are-freedom-and-fear-compatible Granlund cartoon: Coast Guard budget cuts http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/granlund-cartoon-coast-guard-budget-cuts?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:57:15 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/granlund-cartoon-coast-guard-budget-cuts Granlund cartoon: PBS budget cuts http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/granlund-cartoon-pbs-budget-cuts?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:56:53 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/granlund-cartoon-pbs-budget-cuts Liccar cartoon: Saint Patrick http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/liccar-cartoon-saint-patrick-?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:12:19 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170316/liccar-cartoon-saint-patrick- Matthew T. Mangino: Did the president literally say ‘my wires tapped’? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170311/matthew-t-mangino-did-president-literally-say-my-wires-tapped?rssfeed=true Sat, 11 Mar 2017 16:50:51 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170311/matthew-t-mangino-did-president-literally-say-my-wires-tapped On the Road with Rick Holmes: Same pew, different churches http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170309/on-road-with-rick-holmes-same-pew-different-churches?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Mar 2017 23:19:18 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170309/on-road-with-rick-holmes-same-pew-different-churches Granlund cartoon: SpaceX and tourists http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170301/granlund-cartoon-spacex-and-tourists?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 20:52:23 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170301/granlund-cartoon-spacex-and-tourists 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