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    COMMENTARY | GOVERNMENTMatthews: Pipeline projects need green light

    06/26/2015 08:02 PM CDT
    The recent California oil pipeline spill has highlighted an important problem: even though the United States has surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world's top energy producer, our nation's infrastructure for transporting, storing and delivering energy hasn't kept up with production. 
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    Mollette: Churches need to protect congregations
    06/26/2015 07:59 PM CDT - A faith group in our town recently held a worship event with about 350 plus people in attendance. They expected people from several states and foreign countries including Nigeria, South Africa, Botswana, United Kingdom and Canada. Full Story

    MATTHEWS: Fracking not to blame for quakes
    06/17/2015 01:37 PM CDT - A recent spate of earthquakes across the United States has raised concerns that hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is the cause. Full Story

    WILLIAMS: Together, we will push forward
    06/17/2015 01:34 PM CDT - Up until recently, our state had experienced a drought so severe that water levels were reduced to historic lows while conservation efforts were set to all-time highs. Full Story

    Letters: Residents speak out on bond
    05/06/2015 03:48 PM CDT - The policy of the Joshua Star is not to publish a letter to the editor pertaining to an election in our final print edition prior to Election Day. Full Story

    WHITE: A bit foggy about the Cloud?
    04/30/2014 01:15 PM CDT - Our eldest offspring graduates high school this spring, and as we help her gear up for her college adventure, we find ourselves dealing with periodic outbreaks of sanguine eagerness and heartrending nostalgia. Full Story

    LETTERS: School official supports Woolley
    04/30/2014 01:12 PM CDT - I am writing in support of Larry Woolley for Johnson County Precinct 4 commissioner. I have known Mr. Full Story

    PORTER: Curiosity has us wondering about Red Planet
    08/08/2012 11:28 AM CDT - What irony have we when life imitates art.The War of the Worlds, a science fiction novel by H.G. Wells, more than a century ago told of Martians falling from space and with it an attack on Earth. Full Story

    BREWER: Life has an end, even for the immortal
    08/08/2012 11:25 AM CDT - I have traveled a lot this year and when I got back into town last week from West Africa, I wanted to catch up on the news. Full Story

    Park a clear win for Joshua residents
    05/30/2012 01:33 PM CDT - The issue: Earlier this month the Splash Pad at City Park opened and a movie night took place.We say: Turnout was strong. Full Story

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    Panama too drops out of Trump's Miss Universe pageant

    PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump's comments about immigrants. Full Story
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    Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

    Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.