opinion

<p>Blank Green Street Intersection Sign Isolated on White</p> Letter to the Editor: Ferguson or Furguson?
STREET SIGNS: usually only a blip on our conscious minds as we navigate through our small city. But remember a few years ago when our city...

CR Entertainment Corner: Hulu's "Castle Rock" is a hit
<blockquote>“I fear for this place. Everyone has a theory how it started- Castle Rock’s ‘original sin’. Was it the Puritans who settled here? Or...

Raidator Springs Jordan Green recounts his vacation to California with a strong lesson
They may not think the way we do, but Californians are still Americans. We should treat them that way.I just returned from a short vacation to the...

Entertainment Corner: Bid history farewell as Disney takes 20th Fox
<blockquote>“You’re far away…where are you?”“In a world that seems to be disappearing, I’m afraid.”</blockquote>-Quote from The Baroness and Captain von Trapp, THE SOUND OF...
TTGO! Review: TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES is hilarious and refreshing
<blockquote>“…but are they still making superhero movies?”“No movies. Only suffering.”</blockquote>TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES released this past...

Denzel Review: Brutal and efficient EQUALIZER 2 has good values with a...
<blockquote>“I punish the guilty. If you’re lucky, I give you the opportunity to do the right thing. This ain’t one of those...

Bwell Jordan Green says if Blackwell wants change, they need to get involved
Politics can get downright dirty, especially in small towns.And the smaller a town is, the worse the politics can get. After all, you always know...

4th Letter to the Editor: Independence Day Parade by Lesley Riddle
It was really great to see the American flag,  our State flag, leading our Independence Day parade in Blackwell on July 4th.  I would like to thank...

Purge1 Review: THE FIRST PURGE is neither mature enough for politics nor...
<blockquote>“Tonight, we’ll see the good and evil in everyone.”</blockquote>THE FIRST PURGE released in theaters a few weeks ago, and I saw that...

Twitter Jordan Green Says reporting on tweets and Twitter makes a terrible...
In the era of the Trump Tweet, news reporting has devolved into a mere aggregator of social media posts.A few weeks ago, Sarah Huckabee Sanders,...

4th Letter to the Editor: The "Five F's" from Dale Oard
Faithful readers, a friend asked me about my what I saw this 4th of July. So,here goes: I saw the five ‘F’s: freedom, fun, family, friends, and...

Soldado SICARIO: DAY OF THE SOLDADO is a brooding, bloody, and timely...
<blockquote>“Do you know how hard it was to find him?”“I could throw a stick across that river and hit fifty grieving...

2018 Election: Jordan Green Says 'Oklahomans are ready for change'
Oklahomans demonstrated in the June 26 primary that they are ready for change.Our state’s political problems began in 2016, when we elected several "proven conservatives"...
PennywiseMeGeorgie Entertainment Corner: The BJ-T goes to Anime Festival Wichita
Another year, another convention down for the record books. Anime Festival Wichita 14 was held this past weekend at the Hyatt Regency of Wichita,...

News Jordan Green Says: Newspapers are in danger.
<p class="p1">I wish I could be using this column to talk about the election results, but because we print the newspaper on Tuesday afternoons,...