Opinion

You’re growing a papaya tree?

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Like a doctor removing something important, Herb Collins gently peeled the wrapper back from the root ball and tenderly placed the baby tree in the hole. 

What to do about those roots!

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Maintaining a good relationship with your editor is important.

So it is my policy to stop by The Graham Star office every week and discuss my column ideas with Kevin Hensley. 

A prudent re-opening is a sustainable answer

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A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column arguing that while a stay-at-home order might be justified as an initial response to an immediate and poorly understood public-health threat, it wasn’t “sust

The Great Suppression may linger

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The 1930s had the Great Depression. 

The early 21st century had the Great Recession. 

Now, in the 2020s, we are suffering a Great Suppression.