By Judy Dilts
Harrisonburg, VA – There are people who assume and people who question. Judy Dilts is Professor of Biology at James Madison University.
By Ernie Didot
Harrisonburg, VA – America, it's time for a change . . . Ernie Didot lives in Harrisonburg.
By Devan Malore
Lexington, VA – There's a lot going on around home. Devan Malore lives in Lexington.
By Martha Woodroof
Singers Glen, VA – Thoughts on community conversation. Martha Woodroof reports for WMRA and edits Civic Soapbox.
By Edie Rose
Woodstock, VA – Thoughts on life's relentless change. Edie Rose is a concierge at Life Care of New Market and lives in Woodstock, Virginia.
By John Cruickshank
Charlottesville, VA – One person's concerns with the Governor's support of increased coal mining. John Cruickshank is the Chair of the Piedmont Group of the Sierra Club.
By Larry Yates
Maurertown, VA – One person's thoughts on what we owe our armed services veterans. Larry Yates lives in Maurertown, Virginia. He has been an activist most of his life and currently works for the Virginia Organizing Project.
By Dave Burton
Charlottesville, VA – Thoughts about a brother's generosity. Dave Burton is an aquatic therapist at the Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center in Charlottesville.
Information on organ donation can be obtained on these two websites:
Save 7 Lives
DMV Organ Donation Page
By Kevin McTighe
Harrisonburg, VA – In this essay, Kevin McTighe gives us his thoughts on the Middle East Peace Process. Kevin McTighe is a senior with the James Madison University Communications department.
If you're interested in hearing more ideas about a path to peace in the middle east, JMU is hosting a national debate on the topic on Thursday March, 13.
By Marcia Rempel Weaver
Harrisonburg, VA – One mother's take on health care expense. Marcia Rempel Weaver is the mother of two school-aged children, and a student at Eastern Mennonite Seminary.