Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 3 Jul 2015 20:00:08 EDTFri, 3 Jul 2015 20:00:08 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPolitical correctness gone wild on a flaghttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/611259.htmlThe latest assault from the left on the Confederate flag is another fine example of the mind numbing idiocy that radiates from political correctness. First, the Confederate flag was never the flag of the South.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTEditorial cartoons hard on conservativeshttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/611261.htmlWe all know that the News and Sentinel has always leaned mildly lef.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTMusic program changes not besthttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/611197.htmlI am a professional musician and have been for over a decade. I still brag about the superb musical training that I received in Wood County. Now in the Windy City, I occasionally catch a whiff of news from Parkersburg.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTGuns don't belong in a churchhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/611198.htmlI think most people will agree that the murders that happened at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., were horrific.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTBand program plan a bad ideahttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/611199.htmlI've been following the recent school board threats to de-fund important parts of the school band programs. Those proposals are all counter-productive. I also understand the school funding problems caused by the drop in student population.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT