Write Team

Opinions and stories of our writers.

Hughes, Burns heading to wrestling state tourney

Mt. Olive also sending two to state in Class 2A By Eric Becker VANDALIA (Feb. 15, 2018) […]

Tragedies can be prevented, but only if we

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Feb. 15, 2018) – Saw a pretty brutal aftermath of […]

County tourney celebrates 100th edition

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Jan. 25, 2018) – Pardon me for forgetting this was […]

If you want to stay healthy, don’t forget

By Gordon Hopkins, Rural Health News Service WASHINGTON D.C. (Jan. 11, 2018) – When people think about […]

Cold snap not a great way to start

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Jan. 4, 2018) – I returned home from the basketball […]

The college home stretch

By Blade C. Williams For the Write Team CARLINVILLE (Dec. 28, 2017) – In the fall of […]

Medicare drug coverage: The good and bad

By Wendell Potter, Rural Health News Service For the Write Team WASHINGTON D.C. (Dec. 14, 2017) – […]

Never too young to learn about running a

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Dec. 7, 2017) – Students at one area elementary school […]

Thinking of Bubby, the cat of a lifetime

With Misty Fritz The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Nov. 30, 2017) – Around the tail end of my […]

Short Commentary

By Trudy Lieberman, Rural Health News Service WASHINGTON D.C. (Nov. 23, 2017) – Recently I got a […]