Good news for Tiger

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Despite the absolute pathetic performances by Tiger Woods over the past four tournaments (two missed cuts and a withdrawal), Ryder Cup Captain, Tom Watson is considering Tiger for the team. He says it all depends on what Tiger says about his game, not how he’s played or will play.

Adams exhibit

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Ansel Adams is the master we black and white photographers look up to. With his eye and his skill, especially in the darkroom, he made many people love photographs. We owe him much.

Life’s lessons learned

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

The August 11 editorial, “School board can’t make it better” states that the FWISD board’s decision to pay for unauthorized work by students “taught…a devastatingly harmful lesson.”

Lots of time for lessons

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

In regards to your editorial of Aug. 12 about the Fort Worth school board missing an opportunity to teach 100 young people a lesson about the unfairness of life, I believe that you have totally overlooked the real lesson being taught here. (See: “Fort Worth school board can’t make it all better”)

Iraq’s religious refugees

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

The United States and our allies face a grave moral choice when it comes to the tens of thousands of Yazidi trapped on Mount Sinjar.

High healthcare costs

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

In an excellent and thorough review of the rise of and problems with free-standing ER’s, Barry Shlachter exposes to the public a problem that has been known to medicine for some time. (See: “As ERs’ business grows, so does backlash”)

Coulter makes a point

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

As a member of the church where Dr. Kent Brantly formerly worshiped, I support his mission and convalescence with love, prayers and money.

Rise of terror groups

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

When H.G. Wells and George Bernard Shaw returned from Russia with glowing reports, George Orwell wrote “Such people could not bring themselves to believe that creatures from the dark ages have come marching into the present.”

Obama’s failed policies

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

In his press conference Aug. 6, President Obama stated “good governance means everyone has a voice.”

Duplicative services

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Dr. Charles Andrews’ letter (“Don’t fix VA system,” Aug. 8) raises a valid question about the federal government duplicating existing medical services.