Keeping America 'under blessings of Almighty God'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1891005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abraham Lincoln[/caption] The federal government's revenue before the Civil War came mostly from tariff taxes on imports, the majority of which were collected from more…

Intrepid student gets letter from 'dead' president

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1857485" align="aligncenter" width="607"] Harry S Truman[/caption] Editor's note: The following excerpt from James Rogan's latest book, "And Then I Met … Stories of Growing Up, Meeting Famous more…

Modern university failing students in every respect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) Modern American universities used to assume four goals. First, their general education core taught students how to reason inductively and imparted an aesthetic sense through acquiring more…

Apollo 13 drama united world in prayer

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1890855" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mission Control[/caption] "Houston, we've had a problem" were the words sent from Apollo 13, which was launched for the moon April 11, 1970. Mission more…

Lauren Hill, 19, succumbs to brain tumor

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="MzMnJndDrr9W1cKATbvxOsqh4Gpi6juf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Lauren Hill, a 19-year-old freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati who discovered a couple years ago she had an inoperable brain more…

Substitute teacher charged with school threat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WFSB-TV) Putnam police confirm that a middle school substitute teacher has been arrested after allegedly threatening to "shoot up" a classroom. The female is a substitute teacher at more…