The Illinois High School Association is an easy target to attack. It is difficult for me to watch quietly as people attack this organization. The people attacking the IHSA get upset over one event, one decision or one action and don't recognize all the good the IHSA does for student-athletes in the state of Illinois.
By Andrew Wilk
By Laura Adrian
I am a woman. I can vote, I have a job, and I'm pursuing an education. Thank you, early women's libbers, for giving me those opportunities. But modern progressive feminism has gone far beyond suffrage and "votes for women." Once capable and virtuous, the new American woman is now petty and promiscuous.
By David L. Green
By Christopher Z. Mooney
You may not have noticed, but on July 3, the Illinois State Supreme Court dealt a body blow to the state's body politic.
By Andrew Wilk
Just as filling potholes can only temporarily hide the fact that a road is crumbling, so does our refusal to recognize that government's unprecedented experiment with Keynesian stimulus — known to the uninitiated masses as borrowing and spending on a breathtaking scale — has likely just about run its course.
By Ann Callis
Being a mother is one of the biggest motivating factors for me to stand up and run for Congress. I proudly watched my son become an Army Ranger, and my daughter become a middle school teacher, and was inspired by both. I think all parents reading this will understand what I mean when I say I am in awe of who my children have become.
By Tom Emery
CARLINVILLE — For the second time, members of a central Illinois Civil War group have successfully spearheaded an effort to restore a Civil War flag.
By Mike Pemberton
By Joseph Bauers
The school parking lot was filled with cars that no teenager ought to drive, at least from my father's point of view.
The summer before my senior year, I had purchased, on his advice, a 1949 Chevrolet, my first car.