Opinion

Why Military Experience Matters

Delegate Nick Freitas of our Virginia 30th House District has served his country in the Army’s 82nd Airborne Division and as a Special Forces Green Beret during two combat tours in Iraq.  His opponent has no such experience.  Why does that comparison matter? […]

Columnists

Newlyweds, both young and old – The Commonwealth may be a third party to your nuptials

The phrase, “To death do us part,” has been a promise frequently found in traditional wedding vows.  Perhaps unbeknownst to many, the Commonwealth extends that commitment to a financial obligation that survives death.  As uncomfortable as the following information may be, the attempted action of disinheriting a spouse does occur.  If you are mad at your spouse and think that you are going to deliver one final and painful message upon your death, not-so-fast.    […]

Columnists

Confederate War Memorials

Just writing the title of this blog I know some folks will want to label me a racist. I’m not. That’s a ploy done by people of lesser minds so they don’t have to confront logic or facts. […]