Editorials

Even those on welfare should get unfettered access to medical marijuana under new state law that took effect on December 6

    You probably missed it, but medical marijuana is now legal in Missouri. Our new medical marijuana law, which was approved by voters in the November election, took effect on December 6. Some state residents, however, may have to decide between using the drug under a doctor’s prescription and being able to put food on their table.

Make sure you partake in Small Business Saturday

    When you get done feasting on Thursday and making your plan of attack for “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday,” be sure to keep in mind a couple of other special days coming up that can make a big impact on our local community. Make sure you participate in “Small Business Saturday” and “Giving Tuesday.”

It was an eclectic, but selective election

By Phill Brooks
    Missouri voters delivered an unusual collection of eclectic, but also selective election results this November. By a significant majority, Missouri voters elected a conservative Republican, Josh Hawley, to the U.S. Senate. Yet, by an even greater margin, Missourians approved legalizing medical marijuana.