Altus Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:24:53 EST 1800 Persians have attacked Ammoland shooting sports news http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/152234884/Persians-have-attacked-Ammoland-shooting-sports-news When the subject comes up in conversation about me writing a newspaper column I am usually asked who I write for. I tell folks my parent paper is the Altus Times of Altus, Oklahoma (www.altustimes.com). I have been writing a weekly veterans / military... Sat, 7 Mar 2015 09:51:42 EST Gun confiscation first learned about in WWII era comic books http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/152097416/Gun-confiscation-first-learned-about-in-WWII-era-comic-books Do you remember Sgt. Rock and Easy Company with the WWII era comic book heroes, that as far as I can tell never lost a battle with our nation's enemies? I can remember reading Sgt. Rock comic books as early as 1961. The Sgt. Rock character was... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:11:42 EST A little Lent this Valentine’s; a little Valentine’s this Lent http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151808069/A-little-Lent-this-Valentines;-a-little-Valentines-this-Lent Valentine's Day precedes Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent by only four days this year. What a contrast in these two days. Sat, 14 Feb 2015 11:21:46 EST Try a ‘stop day’ for your get-up-and-go http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151667995/Try-a-stop-day-for-your-get-up-and-go “I'm tired,” my son, Dave, told me.He was driving back from Cincinnati again after another long day.“You're too young to get tired,” I responded. Wed, 4 Feb 2015 12:46:41 EST