We just got over the last election cycle

From where you sit, you cannot see scores of eyes looking heavenward. Nor the pressing of palms to the heart. Nor even the brief bows of the head in thanks. But they are there, for better or for worse, against all elements of logic and judgment.

Doctors debate fevers

Dear Doctor: I'm confused about fever. What is considered a fever? And if fever is the result of a person's body fighting a disease, why is it bad for us? It seems to make no sense to treat a person by lowering their fever.

With the latest round of COVID-19 stimulus money and income tax refunds now in the hands of many Clinton residents, this is a great time to invest in our town by doing business right here at home.

Will Roger Says

I generally give the party in power, whether Republican or Democrat, the more digs because they are generally doing the country more damage – the party in power is drawing a salary to be knocked. – 1924

Joe Biden wants to be the modern FDR

In early March, President Joe Biden met with a group of seven historians in the East Room of the White House. One topic of conversation: Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the New Deal. "He'd like to be FDR," Axios' Mike Allen reported in an inside account of the meeting. "Biden's presidency has already been transformative, and he has many more giant plans teed up that could make Biden's New Deal the biggest change to governance in our lifetimes."

Tag agents deserve pat on the back

I’d like to take a moment to thank our local tag agents, Jerry and Renee Koscheski, for their service to the Clinton community, especially during these challenging times.

In 1865, Union forces captured Richmond, Va., the capital of the Confederacy.