Thomas Sowell – The Left’s Gambles

Thomas Sowell

Sometimes life forces us to make decisions, even when we don't have enough information to know how the decision will turn out. The risks may be even greater when people make decisions for other people. Yet there are some who are not only willing, but eager, to take decisions away from those who are directly affected.

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Former St. Charles mayor Douglas Boschert passes away at 95

Douglas F. Boschert

Douglas F. Boschert, whose long political career in St. Charles County included prominent leadership posts, died on Nov. 27. He was 95. Boschert, known as “Doug,” a city of St. Charles native and Republican, was a fixture in local politics in the 1970s and 80s. He served as the presiding judge of the old St. Charles County Court, then the ...

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Sports Briefs


  Prep Soccer The 2016 soccer season will likely go down as the best in school history for the Fort Zumwalt South Bulldogs. Zumwalt South went 22-6-1 and for the second time in three seasons and advanced to the Class 3 state tournament. The Bulldogs ended their watershed season with a third place finish in the Class 3 tournament. Post ...

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