Opinions

The poinsettia's small flowers are surrounded by colorful leaves called bracts. Photo by Scott Bauer, USDA Agricultural Research Service.
Source: David Trinklein, 573-882-9631 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Poinsettia is our nation’s most popular potted flowering plant. What makes this remarkable is that most poinsettias are sold between the week of Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Despite its short sales period, poinsettia contributed $170 million...
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Money does grow on trees, says University of Missouri Extension natural resources specialist Sarah Havens. Just how much money depends in part on knowledge and planning by the landowner, Havens says. At the recent Pixels of Production conference for women in agriculture, Havens told...
Fellow Americans, As the Democrat Party’s voting fraud scheme is unravelling, the Department of Justice is noticeably Absent Without Leave.  Since Election Day, many details of the Democrats’ plan to steal the presidency from Donald Trump have been revealed.  President Trump’s legal team has worked...
My granddad always referred to them as “Jay Birds.” They were common and robbed a lot of corn out of the gallon can he had nailed up in a maple tree for a squirrel feeder, and they were pretty bold about it. I'm sure he kind of enjoyed them but he thought they got a lot of the squirrels’ handouts....
Due to COVID-19, many are choosing to celebrate Thanksgiving in smaller groups this year. That could mean a lot of people will be preparing a turkey and all the trimmings on their own for the first time. “I remember the first time that I prepared a Thanksgiving dinner complete with turkey and all...
Fairfax, Va - President of Americans for Limited Government Rick Manning issued the following statement in reaction to the premature declaration of a presidential outcome by the media and other establishment organizations: “Consent of the governed is a fundamental principle of America. When the...
Fellow Americans, Oh, where to begin!  As I write my first article since Election Day 2020, America’s domestic enemies are cheating, backstabbing, lying, and colluding to steal a presidential election!  Here’s the scheme.  They used fear of the Wuhan virus to promote mail-in voting.  Then they...
Fellow Americans, This is my last article before Election Day 2020, and one last opportunity for me to try to convince anyone undecided to vote Donald Trump for president.  In this article, I hope to persuade those voters simply by contrasting the differences between the two candidates regarding...
Anyone who turns on the TV is well aware there’s an election on Tuesday, Nov. 3. We’re inundated with ads and, by now, I’m sure most of us have made up our minds about the various races. There may still be some confusion about the constitutional questions on the ballot, though. Missouri voters will...
As daylight hours fall, the landscape changes from vibrant shades of green to infinite hues of yellow, orange and brown. Many of us don’t look forward to moving our clocks back an hour, wishing instead to enjoy the scenery and cool evenings for as long as possible. Fall is a special time of year on...

Pages

The Caldwell County News

101 South Davis
P.O. Box 218
Hamilton, MO 64644
Phone: 816-583-2116
news@mycaldwellcounty.com

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Newsletter feed