Write Team

Opinions and stories of our writers.

Sage advice on reading for parents and educators

Many readers of The Write Team column know that I am passionate about sharing the importance literacy. […]

What I am resolving not to do in

It is that time of the year again, though a little late: time to make New Year’s […]

Hula hoop spurs recent life lesson

Have you ever had a thought that suddenly put things in a clear light? That proverbial light […]

Celebrating Festivus as my holiday of choice

While many people choose to celebrate the holiday season with lighted Christmas trees, elaborate decorations, and hours […]

Keep to a regular routine for school, kids

By Sue Leopold The first semester of school is nearing conclusion, and that includes a busy and […]

Become informed on Clean Line Energy proposal

I’ve been keeping a loose eye on the Clean Line Energy (CLE) Company based out of Texas […]

Leading a grateful life offers many benefits

The month of November is typically a time to give thanks. Are you sharing gratitude all during […]

An invitation to share your holiday memories

By Kaylan Schardan The Write Team   Love them or hate them, the holidays often make for […]

Support our local veterans and their needs

Macoupin County has 4,591 living veterans. There are happy veterans, grouchy veterans, loud veterans, quiet veterans. There […]

Our boy is home again. Hurrah, hurrah!

In most places, the sound of howling sirens usually isn’t a good thing, but here in the […]