Maddi Runkles, fornication, and forgiveness Hagerstown, Maryland is home to Heritage Academy, a Christian school. Its principal is David R. Hobbs. Students who attend Heritage the fifth through twelfth grades…

It Makes A Mother Proud! This week’s column is dedicated to my daughter Brooke! Within the last four weeks she graduated from FSU with a degree in Criminology and also…

++++Patient-Centered Research Training for community health workers will be held on May 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This is a free event with lunch provided at the Center…

I’m Going To Bed The Difference Between a Man and a Woman This column is dedicated to all women and wives everywhere.  Not just mothers, but women and wives in…

A Playground Fight A playground squabble is shaping up to be the next court case further defining the separation of church and state, and a religious liberty issue. The case…

We Want Your Stories Here at ECB Publishing, Inc. (The Monticello News and Jefferson County Journal) we take pride in our work.  We work hard to bring the citizens of…

The Suicide of Aaron Hernandez Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his prison cell this past Wednesday, April 19, 2017, from an apparent suicide. Hernandez was serving a life sentence…

Growing up in the newspaper business   I never had to wonder what I wanted to do when I “grew up.” I grew up doing what I knew I wanted to…

Florida Taxpayer Independence Day Monday, April 17 was also known as “Florida Taxpayer Independence Day.” According to statistics, an improving economy in Florida is producing steady, but modest, growth in…