Troy Daily News- RSS OPINION Feed http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:19:15 EST 1800 $18 million to train beginning farmers, ranchers http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151468755/$18-million-to-train-beginning-farmers-ranchers By Traci BrucknerContributing columnist Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:26:21 EST Allison drives a minivan http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151383478/Allison-drives-a-minivan During my senior year of college I held an executive chair position on the Campus Program Board, the event planning organization that was in charge of creating and executing anything and everything fun for students. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:56:26 EST Allison drives a minivan http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151467009/Allison-drives-a-minivan By Allison C. Gallagheragallagher@civitasmedia.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:56:25 EST Congrats to choir students http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/151464136/Congrats-to-choir-students To the Editor:Miami East High School Choir students recently performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Adjudicated Event. The event was hosted by Mrs. Heather Marsh at Tippecanoe High School on Jan. 17. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:31:30 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/151467320/Editorial-roundup The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, Jan. 20 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:26:21 EST King’s message still resonates today http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151417039/Kings-message-still-resonates-today By Rob PortmanContributining columnist Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:26:23 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/151443825/Editorial-roundup The Lima News, Jan. 19A controversial government surveillance program is being credited with alerting authorities to an alleged threat to bomb the Capitol and kill government officials. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:56:23 EST Nutrition and sleep go hand-in-hand http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151386427/Nutrition-and-sleep-go-hand-in-hand By David BeseckerGuest Columnis Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:16:22 EST (No heading) http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/151387244/ The Berkshire Eagle of Pittsfield (Mass.), Jan. 12 Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:21:21 EST Moose donates to soup kitchen http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/151407758/Moose-donates-to-soup-kitchen To the Editor:We would like to thank the Troy Moose Lodge for their generous donation of $2,000 donation to St. Patrick's Soup Kitchen. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:06:21 EST I’m going to quit procrastinating … eventually http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151423629/Im-going-to-quit-procrastinating--eventually Right around this time last year, I was contacted by a national publishing company about writing a book detailing the 116-year rivalry between the Troy and Piqua football teams. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:06:22 EST Address, phone number important for business http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/151386900/Address-phone-number-important-for-business To the Editor: Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:06:22 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/151386801/Editorial-roundup The Hartford (Conn.) Courant, Jan. 15The Boston Olympics? There may be mixed feelings in Boston about The Hub as the Olympic host in 2024, but from Connecticut the prospect looks absolutely delightful. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:01:25 EST Cost and value in higher education http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151365570/-Cost-and-value-in-higher-education There has been a great deal of attention regarding the cost of higher education and student debt. College debt on the average is over $28,000 for a four-year degree in Ohio's universities. That would not be true of a community college student... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:01:21 EST Don’t call me sheep, call me frugal http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151364844/Dont-call-me-sheep-call-me-frugal Little else hurts as much as bad timing. I'm sitting here toiling away at my computer when I should be rolling in dough. I'm not rolling in dough because it never occurred to me that I could realize enormous economic success from writing... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:36:22 EST Editorial Roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/151365587/Editorial-Roundup • Kansas City Star on Congress making 2015 the year of 'net neutrality':Republicans and Democrats might finally have found an issue on which they can agree. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 17:41:21 EST Wintertime bird watching http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151328276/Wintertime-bird-watching By Jim McGuireContributing columnist Sun, 18 Jan 2015 14:41:21 EST In your own back yard http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151205765/In-your-own-back-yard Are you aware that over 2 million people in the United States have real estate licenses? With that many agents, the seed quickly separates from the chaff, with a small percentage rising to the top in quality service to buyers and sellers. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 13:16:21 EST Further proof that they believe we are stupid http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151177279/Further-proof-that-they-believe-we-are-stupid In my last article, I wrote that I thought Obamacare architect Jonathan H. Gruber was just stating the obvious when he said that creators of the health care law relied on the stupidity of the American voter to get the law enacted. I also suggested... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 11:51:23 EST Spelling bees and memory lane http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/151196308/Spelling-bees-and-memory-lane As nerdy as this is to admit, words are the most fascinating things to me. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:21:21 EST