mcphersonsentinel.com http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20121222/OPINION/121229679/1007/OPINION mcphersonsentinel.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:08:38 +0000 Granlund cartoon: Distracted driver awareness http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419403/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:23:50 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419403/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: How tax assessors view your home http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419502/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:31:04 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419502/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Boston Marathon 2014 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419533/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:43:29 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419533/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: Brownback's delay buys time http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/OPINION/140419581/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:15:00 +0000 Kent Bush http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140415/OPINION/140419581/1007/OPINION Tenure unneeded for K-12 teachers http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/OPINION/140419804/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:54:29 +0000 By Cristina Janney Managing Editor http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/OPINION/140419804/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: There's no staying in the middle http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/OPINION/140419825/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Kent Bush http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/OPINION/140419825/1007/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Street law - a resurgence of vigilante justice http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419988/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:01:00 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419988/1007/OPINION The mob attack is an example of "vigilante justice"—the actions of a group of people who claim to enforce the law but lack the legal authority to [...]]]> Granlund cartoon: Equal pay for equal work http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419861/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:32:28 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419861/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Plastic bag ban http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419903/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:44:41 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419903/1007/OPINION Michelle Teheux: Is there such a thing as American exceptionalism? http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419906/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:41:16 +0000 By Michelle Teheux More Content Now http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419906/1007/OPINION It's ironic that we Americans do hold ourselves in great regard, even as we complain about all the things we believe are wrong in our country. To hear us tell it, we're the greatest ever, even though our government is corrupt and incompetent, our corporations are greedy, our workers are lazy and the rich are sucking up ill-gotten gains.
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Granlund cartoon: Windows XP support ends http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409212/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:32:50 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409212/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Ukraine undermined http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140408/NEWS/140409304/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:21:14 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140408/NEWS/140409304/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Mickey Rooney tribute http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140407/NEWS/140409413/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:21:36 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140407/NEWS/140409413/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: Teachers get burned while Masterson gets a tan http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140407/OPINION/140409479/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:05:35 +0000 Kent Bush http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140407/OPINION/140409479/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Letterman retiring http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/NEWS/140409562/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:39:03 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/NEWS/140409562/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: Even in the worst of times, God is here http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/OPINION/140409595/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Kent Bush http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/OPINION/140409595/1007/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: The horror of filicide, parents killing their own children http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/NEWS/140409834/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:01:00 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140404/NEWS/140409834/1007/OPINION Wilkerson is charged with attempted murder. According to a police affidavit, one of her children told detectives that "Mom tried to kill us."
The case is reminiscent of another South Carolinian, Susan [...]]]>
Granlund cartoon: Another Fort Hood shooting http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/NEWS/140409649/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:31:45 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/NEWS/140409649/1007/OPINION Reader: Affordable Care Act not affordable http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/OPINION/140409672/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:36:31 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/OPINION/140409672/1007/OPINION Nathan claims "the ACA has already done great things."  Great things like: you can’t keep your doctor, you can’t keep your insurance, most premiums and deductibles are higher, difficult to enroll, just to name a few.
Most that have signed up for "ObamaCare" have done so because their insurance was [...]]]>
Reader thanks Smoky Valley seniors for MCDS fundraiser http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/OPINION/140409674/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:34:31 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140403/OPINION/140409674/1007/OPINION The man featured in the (Sentinel) picture is my brother, Doug Spitler. He has been a client with MCDS for over 30 years, and I can’t stress enough how this organization has enhanced his life.
Together with MCDS staff and an array of volunteers, his church family, and the McPherson community, Doug has lived a semi- [...]]]>