Greetings District 36. I hope and pray that everyone enjoyed a very special Easter celebration. It is easy to get so busy with daily activities that we forget the important

The state’s prisons remain overcrowded. They are short-staffed and the current employees are overworked. Assaults on staff continue. The watched pot continues to boil. Nebraska’s prison system currently has 2,127

Q: Our 4-year-old son has started acting out in ways that perplex us. He’s taken to shouting when he gets angry and has said some words that seem beyond his

I walked into the dining car on the train. It was my first experience traveling across the country to Chicago this way. In a typical dining setting, I tend select

Greetings District 36. We are two-thirds of the way through the Legislative session and headed towards Easter weekend. This is a special time to remember all our blessings. We work

Q: I became a single mom after an ugly divorce -- not what I wanted, but it happened, and there’s no going back. After a few years, I’m ready to

My grandmother, Jane Franzen, is known for being “very loving”. The first time she saw me she thought I was “ precious.”  Franzen’s maiden name is Patterson. “My father’s name

If the reader will indulge me, I would like to diverge from my typical topics and style. This week, I’d like to share with you about an event that has