Columns - The Rolla Daily News - Rolla, MO http://www.therolladailynews.com/article/20121202/NEWS/121209930/1008/OPINION therolladailynews.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:25:07 +0000 Rick Holmes: The tests facing Trump http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:32:11 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump Darla Noble, aka Momma D: The Earring Calamity http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170115/darla-noble-aka-momma-d-earring-calamity?rssfeed=true Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:55:35 +0000 Darla Noble http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170115/darla-noble-aka-momma-d-earring-calamity Matthew T. Mangino: A farewell and a warning http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:33:31 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning OUTDOORS REVELATIONS: Late season gigging blowout http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170112/outdoors-revelations-late-season-gigging-blowout?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:58:57 +0000 Bill Cooper http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170112/outdoors-revelations-late-season-gigging-blowout Arthur I. Cyr: Intelligence agencies go public http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:20:34 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public MOMMA D: Momma and her dust mop http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170110/momma-d-momma-and-her-dust-mop?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:53:12 +0000 Darla Noble aka Momma D http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170110/momma-d-momma-and-her-dust-mop Outdoor Revelations: Adventures of an Outdoor Writer http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170110/outdoor-revelations-adventures-of-outdoor-writer?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:38:27 +0000 Bill Cooper http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170110/outdoor-revelations-adventures-of-outdoor-writer Mark L. Hopkins: But I heard it through the grapevine http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:45:03 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine Matthew T. Mangino: President Obama promotes criminal justice reform http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170106/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-promotes-criminal-justice-reform?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:33:45 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170106/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-promotes-criminal-justice-reform Arthur I. Cyr: Israel’s isolation and U.S. influence http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170104/arthur-i-cyr-israels-isolation-and-us-influence?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:49:25 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170104/arthur-i-cyr-israels-isolation-and-us-influence Rick Holmes: Scratching our heads, and wondering what happened to America in 2016 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:49:35 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016 Matthew T. Mangino: 3 things to think about in 2017 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161230/matthew-t-mangino-3-things-to-think-about-in-2017?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:29:28 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161230/matthew-t-mangino-3-things-to-think-about-in-2017 Arthur I. Cyr: Russia now shapes the Mideast http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:02:03 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast Mark L. Hopkins: Some good news at the end of 2016 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:56:53 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016 COLUMNIST: Momma D: Look At All That Christmas! http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/columnist-momma-d-look-at-all-that-christmas?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 23:32:18 +0000 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/columnist-momma-d-look-at-all-that-christmas COLUMNIST: It's All in the Past: Missouri and Ozarks History; A look at Siloam Springs, Missouri http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/columnist-its-all-in-past-missouri-and-ozarks-history-look-at-siloam-springs-missouri?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 23:19:01 +0000 Larry Wood http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/columnist-its-all-in-past-missouri-and-ozarks-history-look-at-siloam-springs-missouri TODAY'S EDITORIAL: Trump and Greitens pre-election promises crucial for Rolla's growth http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/todays-editorial-trump-and-greitens-pre-election-promises-crucial-for-rollas-growth?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 23:07:10 +0000 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/todays-editorial-trump-and-greitens-pre-election-promises-crucial-for-rollas-growth Matthew T. Mangino: Missouri criminalizes growing-up http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/matthew-t-mangino-missouri-criminalizes-growing-up?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:11:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161223/matthew-t-mangino-missouri-criminalizes-growing-up Arthur I. Cyr: Peace and war at Christmas http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161220/arthur-i-cyr-peace-and-war-at-christmas?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Dec 2016 18:01:05 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161220/arthur-i-cyr-peace-and-war-at-christmas Spit-spot, Donald http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161217/spit-spot-donald?rssfeed=true Sat, 17 Dec 2016 15:05:52 +0000 John Buckner jbuckner@therolladailynews.com http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20161217/spit-spot-donald