|Published April 17, 2007|
Apathy is the reason Johnny can't read
Saturday morning I sat in a large auditorium, with a number of educators from Carbon and Emery school districts and a few parents listening to ways to get kids to read, and like it....
Rantings and Ravings
"Sticks and stones can break your bones, but words can never hurt you," is a mantra that our parents and teachers said to use to help us deal with the taunts of childhood. But most of us know that words are very powerful and the hurt inflicted by a ...
The Wasatch Behind: Uncle Spud's tax shelter
"That settles it," Uncle Spud growled as he flung down his tax forms. "I'm going to renounce my citizenship."
Letter to the Editor: Sad to see tradition gone
Many families have a tradition or two that they hand down to their children. For instance living here in Carbon County my family always buys a BLM or forest service tree permit just after Thanksgiving and we go out as a family to get our Christmas tr...
Letter to the Editor: Enough is enough
Enough is enough! Comparing World War II and the terrorist attack on 9-11 was typical Republican reasoning. You're talking about an era when America belonged to Americans, when black was black and white was white. When there was the right and the wro...
Letter to the Editor: Incorrect assumptions
After reading Mr. Wright's response (The Great Democrat Conspiracy) which was printed in the Sun Advocate and the Emery County Progress April 3 to my letter (Global Warming) which was printed in the Emery County Progress March 22 I at first decided n...
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