Katy Jones

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Letter to the editor: Will we have a second Civil War?

    

Our nation is locked once again in a Civil War. This time the two sides are not called the North and the South or the Union and the Confederacy. They are called by several names: the Progressives and the Conservatives or the Liberals and Conservatives or maybe just the Left and the Right. The Democrat […]

Memorial Day has important memories

    

Has Memorial Day become just another three-day holiday weekend in May to the majority of Americans? They may know it’s a day to remember the dead, but why did it get started? Decoration Day or Memorial Day, as it came to be called, was established in 1868 just after the Civil War, to honor those […]