Columns - The Shawnee News-Star http://www.news-star.com/article/20121117/NEWS/121119715/1008/Shawnee,OK news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:30:57 +0000 Kent Bush: Still seeing miracles six years after that first Gotcha Day http://www.news-star.com/news/20170624/kent-bush-still-seeing-miracles-six-years-after-that-first-gotcha-day?rssfeed=true Sun, 25 Jun 2017 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170624/kent-bush-still-seeing-miracles-six-years-after-that-first-gotcha-day Matthew T. Mangino: Convictions in police shootings rare http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:40:16 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare Kent Bush: Myths about Washington go beyond cherry trees and wooden teeth http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/kent-bush-myths-about-washington-go-beyond-cherry-trees-and-wooden-teeth?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:29:03 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/kent-bush-myths-about-washington-go-beyond-cherry-trees-and-wooden-teeth On the Road with Rick Holmes: The healing powers of vacation http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:35:56 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation Kent Bush: America's greatness flows from freedom http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/kent-bush-americas-greatness-flows-from-freedom?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:39:12 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/kent-bush-americas-greatness-flows-from-freedom Arthur I. Cyr: France again votes for moderation http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:29:37 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation Kent Bush: Bicentennial quarters and two-dollar bills http://www.news-star.com/news/20170617/kent-bush-bicentennial-quarters-and-two-dollar-bills?rssfeed=true Sun, 18 Jun 2017 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170617/kent-bush-bicentennial-quarters-and-two-dollar-bills Matthew T. Mangino: The irony of an expanding obstruction probe http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:18:30 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe On the Road with Rick Holmes: Vermont, where the hippies won http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:42:15 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won Kent Bush: Sometimes a double standard is the best standard http://www.news-star.com/news/20170614/kent-bush-sometimes-double-standard-is-best-standard?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 04:34:49 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170614/kent-bush-sometimes-double-standard-is-best-standard Evan F. Moore: Tiger Woods can’t always play race card to his advantage http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:40:11 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s earthquake election http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:49:15 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election Kent Bush: Cries of fake news bring about the rise of fake news http://www.news-star.com/news/20170612/kent-bush-cries-of-fake-news-bring-about-rise-of-fake-news?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jun 2017 04:35:32 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170612/kent-bush-cries-of-fake-news-bring-about-rise-of-fake-news Kent Bush: The first person you meet http://www.news-star.com/news/20170610/kent-bush-first-person-you-meet?rssfeed=true Sun, 11 Jun 2017 03:41:16 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170610/kent-bush-first-person-you-meet Matthew T. Mangino: The enormous cost of civil commitments http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:51:28 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments On the Road with Rick Holmes: In New Orleans, another defeat for Robert E. Lee and the Lost Cause myth http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:38:13 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth Arthur I. Cyr: Britain and Europe have strong anti-terrorist assets http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170606/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-europe-have-strong-anti-terrorist-assets?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Jun 2017 20:04:33 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170606/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-europe-have-strong-anti-terrorist-assets Kent Bush: Tougher lessons are usually learned best http://www.news-star.com/news/20170605/kent-bush-tougher-lessons-are-usually-learned-best?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:00:52 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170605/kent-bush-tougher-lessons-are-usually-learned-best Kent Bush: Right and wrong aren't partisan issues http://www.news-star.com/news/20170604/kent-bush-right-and-wrong-arent-partisan-issues?rssfeed=true Sun, 04 Jun 2017 19:44:32 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170604/kent-bush-right-and-wrong-arent-partisan-issues Arthur I. Cyr: Pittsburgh: Paris of the Environment http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170602/arthur-i-cyr-pittsburgh-paris-of-environment?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:34:56 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20170602/arthur-i-cyr-pittsburgh-paris-of-environment