January 19, 2018

NOTE: Here we post columns written by community members, city leaders and Flash staff. The opinions expressed in this section are not necessarily those held by The Flash Today. Contact information for each writer will be provided at the bottom of each column.

Not a stay at home kind of flag

October 1, 2017 0

In 1982, Robin Williams put together a comedic piece where he spoke from the point of view of the Star Spangled Banner. The speech wasn’t political. It wasn’t full of hatred for one party or […]

The Democrats’ Rocky Road Ahead

September 25, 2017 0

Last week I wrote of problems for Republicans.  This week I want to write of problems for Democrats. The Republicans control the Presidency, both houses of the Congress and most state governorships and legislatures.   […]

Back To The Future

September 4, 2017 0

Because my parents raised me right, I can speak fluently about 80s movies. Including the Back To The Future trilogy. The trilogy is essentially a story of time traveling and the pros and cons of […]

Let It Be!

September 4, 2017 0

It was only a matter of time.  The controversy over Confederate statues and monuments has come to Stephenville.  Tarleton’s Texan News Service recently raised the question of the propriety of Stephenville’s own monument to Confederate […]

Pardoning The Texas Way?

August 27, 2017 2

It’s easy to see why President Trump pardoned former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio.  According to The New York Times, “Mr. Arpaio, an anti-immigrant hard-liner who served 24 years in office before voters tossed him out […]

The Company You Keep

August 21, 2017 0

President Trump has received widespread criticism from both Democrats and Republicans for failing, in his critics’ opinion, to denounce with sufficient enthusiasm the alt-right’s participation in last week’s Charlottesville tragedy, and for attempting to argue […]

A Range of Tactics

August 14, 2017 1

Perhaps the most noteworthy feature of the upcoming election on the annexation of Erath County by the Ranger College District is its timing.  The election is to be held this fall, in an odd-numbered year.  […]

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