In the Sept. 24 issue of this newspaper, Carol Sampson made a cogent and impassioned plea to support Democrat candidates David Garcia for superintendent of education, Janie Hydrick for the state Senate and for Mitzi Epstein for the House. Her letter was titled “Build a strong bridge for the future.” Interestingly enough, no mention was made of Fred Duval.
Queen Creek is off to another hot start under the leadership of head coach Travis Schureman. Before Friday’s game at Higley, Schureman took a few minutes to talk about stud running back Weston Barlow, getting to the state title game and how this year’s team is different form previous years.
Recently someone asked me on my thoughts about the NFL players accused of physical abuse to their wives, children and, in one case, a fiancé that has been reported by every major news outlet around the world. I shared, “One who abuses another in any way, is a coward, period.”
The Mountain Pointe Hall of Fame ceremony is always filled with stories told from memory, hugs reserved for long-ago teammates and inspirational speeches for the current students that focus the glory days.
Sometimes newspaper opinion generates the cream of community-thinking, which, in truth, is what it’s supposed to do. And, another plus: Readers’ constructive input drown out the belly-aching from tweeter-types.
Sometimes newspaper opinion generates the cream of community-thinking, which, in truth, is what it’s supposed to do. And, another plus: Readers’ constructive input drowns out the belly-aching from tweeter-types.