Crestwood writer: Clean Missouri not about merger

Letter to the Editor To the editor: The uninformed and tin-foil-hat conspiracists are among us. A dear reader who is concerned about the prospects of a city-county merger opines that the Clean Missouri initiative is a pathway to such a merger. However, he is ignorant of the fact that legislative districts are completely different than

[ Read More ]

National Newspaper Week merits look back at tariffs

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor Happy National Newspaper Week! As a weekly newspaper celebrating its 30th year in business, we may admittedly be biased toward this annual celebration’s importance. This event focused on what we see as an irreplaceable part of the American landscape takes place Oct. 7 through 13, and we believe it’s a

[ Read More ]

Officials: Look inward before judging Kavanaugh

Letter to the Editor To the editor: U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of attempting to rape a high-school student while himself being a high-school student at 17 years of age, over 30 years ago. I would like to see, by show of hands, how many elected politicians in Washington, D.C., can

[ Read More ]