• The principles upon which our nation was built

    Revisionists have been slowly but persistently and successfully rewriting history. Thomas Jefferson’s sentence from a letter that contained the phrase ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:27 pm
  • The Prodigal Son

    We have all heard of the story of the Prodigal Son. However, what is really said in Luke 15, is that he is telling us about the dilemma of the crosses ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:27 pm
  • An important secret

    I want to pass on to you a very important secret that it took me some time to learn and that has bothered me over my lifetime. This is the secret: Cha ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Petition at HSHS was justified

    To the citizens of Henry-Senachwine High School (HSHS) District: I am a parent of the one of the ni ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Guest Commentary

    Editor's note: The following Letter to the Editor exceeds the Bureau County Republican's 500-word limit on Letters to the Editor, therefore, the BCR w ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 10:36 am
  • Are there assets with your name on them?

    As your state representative, I want to be a resource for people in the 76th District. When I discovered the state of Illinois has $2.1 billion in ass ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 3:13 pm
  • School choice matters for Illinois’ families

    When it comes to K-12 education, America’s parents want more choices. In fact, almost two-thirds of ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 1:17 pm
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