Herald Independent- RSS OPINION Feed http://heraldindependent.com/section/OPINION http://heraldindependent.com/section/OPINION Tue, 2 Sep 2014 02:26:00 EST 1800 Pull up your pants — or the law will do it for you http://heraldindependent.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50237376/Pull-up-your-pants--or-the-law-will-do-it-for-you There are times when society, families and organizations fail to govern themselves, which then opens the door for “Big Brother” to step in and do what is “right.” Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:20:02 EST Throw out the incumbents http://heraldindependent.com/news/editorial/5244466/Throw-out-the-incumbents Why do we settle for mediocrity?We here in Fairfield County should take great pride in the fact that during the “Drawdy Park Fiasco.” Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:07:08 EST Candidate throws hat into ring for council seat http://heraldindependent.com/news/editorial/5211631/Candidate-throws-hat-into-ring-for-council-seat My name is Billy Smith, and I'm running for the District 7 seat on Fairfield County Council. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:06:03 EST