Diamonds on the Prairie

I was doing my daily chores around the house, just a normal day.... more


Around Our Town

Chocolate Cake Day... more


Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed” – The Declaration of Independence

I was delighted to have been afforded the opportunity to witness democracy in action this past Saturday... more


Get your spurs on

One dictionary description of a spur is a pointed implement secured to a rider’s heel to urge the horse by its pressure.... more


Around Our Town

National Cheese Lovers Day and National Penguin Day... more


From one adventure to another

Hello everyone.... more


‘Consider your source, choose your words wisely’

Words hurt. ... more


Diamonds on the Prairie

May the ice in your tanks be thin... more


Around Our Town

National Rubber Ducky Day ... more


What we can learn from dystopian fiction

I’ve always been a fan of dystopian novels. ... more


News and Views

Upon hearing the week before about the Washington, D.C., rally... more



Home improvement shows on TV are always taking something old and tearing out walls to make something new and more inviting.... more


Around our town

Bean Day... more


Why read the local newspaper?

People today look to a variety of sources for news... more


The last newspaper of 2020

If you’re reading this, congratulations.... more



Either direction from our home we have a hill.... more


A Christmas miracle

Christmas is nearly upon us.... more



I love Christmas.... more


Letter to the Governor

Dear Mr. MacKay:... more


An afternoon at Wyoming Women’s Center

I recently wrote a story about a flower shop in Lusk called Bloomers, whose owners take orders for families and friends of women incarcerated roughly a mile away at Wyoming Women’s Center (WWC). ... more


Prayer Walk

Ephesians 5:1 “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children’ and walk in love, ... more


“Be a goldfish”

I was recently inspired by a line in the AppleTV+ sitcom “Ted Lasso.” ... more


Diamonds on the prairie

My second grade teacher made the phone call to my parents. ... more


It’s beginning to look a lot like…

The tree is up and the turkey, cranberry sauce and mashed potato leftovers are running out.... more


The will of God

We are living in troubled times! ... more


Around our town

National Parfait Day... more


My experience with COVID-19

Social media, the news and just about everywhere has been abuzz with anything and everything to do with COVID-19,... more


Week 35

We’ve just endured week 35 of the pandemic.... more



The other morning I was hurrying to get ready to go someplace and noticed my makeup didn’t look right... more


Thank a veteran

Nov. 11 marks the 101st anniversary of President Woodrow Wilson’s proclamation of Armistice Day. ... more


Keep UW’s j-school alive

It’s possible that the University of Wyoming’s journalism program could be the latest casualty in a series of statewide budget cuts.... more


Leave ‘legals’ alone

Guest editorial... more