Opinions

  • We operate on long-term plan

    Published on June 1, 2020 at 11:04am CDT

    Publisher’s Perspective By Tim Douglass, Publisher of the Pope County Tribune Some may hear rumors about this or that local business not being able to survive these times of pandemic and stay-at-home and now stay safe orders. No one wants to see amy local business fail.  Well, I shouldn’t say no one. There are some who do… Read More

  • Starbuck’s project is in full swing

    Published on June 1, 2020 at 11:03am CDT

    Stoneage Ramblings By John R. Stone Starbuck has been going through its Complete Streets project this summer and it appears that it will be about the same amount of disruption for Starbuck as Glenwood went through in 2018. Highway 29 is now ripped up from its intersection with Highways 28 and 114 down to the bridge over… Read More

  • Ways Pope County is Coming Together

    Published on April 13, 2020 at 12:02pm CDT

    Be Kind “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” ― Fred Rogers Ways our community is caring for others –  *The Pope County Tribune, Starbuck Times, KMGK, Horizon Public Health, law… Read More