February 26, 2010 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Get rid of the nuts

Why doesn’t Washington keep nuts out of the sky and prevent Austin like tragedies? The answer is simple. It can’t be done. At least not in a free and democratic society.   As a private pilot, I have a few thoughts on this. More...

Students need to be safe

Parents need to be certain that classrooms are a safe place to learn. More...

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Dancing daddies

God blessed me with a few talents. Dancing is not one of them. That’s why no dance floor ever hosted my rhythmless limbs without plenty of liquid encouragement. More...

West Columbia

Central Drive, 900 block: Police were called to a home at 11 pm Tuesday after a man said another man dragged him from his bed and beat him. More...

What is in The Columbia Star?

The Columbia Star’s             main purpose is to provide positive, accurate, informative coverage of the people and events in Columbia and the surrounding area. More...

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

Letter from Hef

Hugh Hefner sent me a letter last week. It was a big surprise, even though Hugh and I have a lengthy relationship. I saw my first copy of his magazine in the early 60s. More...

Technology to the rescue

Heard an interesting story on “The Huckabee Report” the other day about a guy whose cell phone was stolen from his car parked in a downtown area.   More...