Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121113/OPINION/121119718/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 29 May 2017 17:24:05 +0000 Charita M. Goshay: His name was 2nd Lt. Richard W. Collins III http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 16:39:59 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii Evan Moore: Adam Jones and the downplaying of racially charged incidents in sports http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 15:28:24 +0000 Evan Moore More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports Matthew T. Mangino: Ratcheting up the ‘war on drugs’ http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 May 2017 21:39:45 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: Memorial Day is more than the beginning of summer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/been-there-done-that-memorial-day-is-more-than-beginning-of-summer?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 22:14:37 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/been-there-done-that-memorial-day-is-more-than-beginning-of-summer JOHN REICHLEY: A brief history about Memorial Day http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/john-reichley-brief-history-about-memorial-day?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 22:11:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/john-reichley-brief-history-about-memorial-day ERNEST EVANS: Pause to honor those who died http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/ernest-evans-pause-to-honor-those-who-died?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 22:08:55 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170524/ernest-evans-pause-to-honor-those-who-died Keith Magill: Happiness through hard work and failure http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 17:08:05 +0000 Keith Magill More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure Arthur I. Cyr: The Vietnam War: Legacies and lessons http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 16:12:16 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons JOHN REICHLEY: The nuclear age – a look back, and ahead http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170520/john-reichley-nuclear-age---look-back-and-ahead?rssfeed=true Sat, 20 May 2017 18:29:38 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170520/john-reichley-nuclear-age---look-back-and-ahead FROM LEFT FIELD: Getting accurate, factual information http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170520/from-left-field-getting-accurate-factual-information?rssfeed=true Sat, 20 May 2017 18:25:45 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170520/from-left-field-getting-accurate-factual-information RICH KIPER: Manning's actions put lives at risk http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/rich-kiper-mannings-actions-put-lives-at-risk?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 17:49:54 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/rich-kiper-mannings-actions-put-lives-at-risk MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: High school is over, so what now? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/mind-of-millennial-high-school-is-over-so-what-now?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 17:46:56 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/mind-of-millennial-high-school-is-over-so-what-now Matthew T. Mangino: A young presidency and a growing scandal http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 14:26:27 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal On the Road with Rick Holmes: Off the beaten track in Mobile, Alabama, the Duffie Oak endures http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 May 2017 17:54:53 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures Arthur I. Cyr: South Korea election confirms democracy http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170516/arthur-i-cyr-south-korea-election-confirms-democracy?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 May 2017 17:12:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170516/arthur-i-cyr-south-korea-election-confirms-democracy Matthew T. Mangino: A reprise of ‘our long national nightmare’ http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170514/matthew-t-mangino-reprise-of-our-long-national-nightmare?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 May 2017 01:35:58 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170514/matthew-t-mangino-reprise-of-our-long-national-nightmare On the Road with Rick Holmes: In Kennedy country, Obama chooses to 'go high’ http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170511/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-kennedy-country-obama-chooses-to-go-high?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 May 2017 16:41:02 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170511/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-kennedy-country-obama-chooses-to-go-high JOHN REICHLEY: A decorated military life http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170510/john-reichley-decorated-military-life?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 May 2017 17:58:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170510/john-reichley-decorated-military-life Arthur I. Cyr: Elections in France are about institutions -- not personalities http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170509/arthur-i-cyr-elections-in-france-are-about-institutions----not-personalities?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 May 2017 17:51:36 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170509/arthur-i-cyr-elections-in-france-are-about-institutions----not-personalities MATT NOWAK: Additional utility fees would raise needed funds http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170509/matt-nowak-additional-utility-fees-would-raise-needed-funds?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 May 2017 15:25:27 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170509/matt-nowak-additional-utility-fees-would-raise-needed-funds