Brad Roe Drives By

By ERIKA TOWNEContributor You can hear it coming before you see it. The long, low wail of a siren announces the arrival of the cherry red, 1954 Chevrolet firetruck. Its single dome light spins, adding to the effect as it rolls down the streets of Gresham. By now, many people in town knows what that […]

A Case for Patriotism

July 4th marks the 245th birthday of the United States. I confess, I’m patriotic. To read and listen to many media people today, you would almost think that they view patriotism as something low-brow or distasteful. I would think those in the media should be some of the most patriotic of all people. Why? Because […]