His editorial stance was for temperance but against Prohibition, because it was unenforceable and aided organized crime. In 1929 his newspapers conducted a nationwide contest with a $25,000 award for the best plan for the repeal of Prohibition. He wrote: “I consider the Eighteenth Amendment not only the most flagrant violation of the basic American principle of personal liberty that has ever been imposed on the American public, but the most complete failure as a temperance measure that has ever been conceived and put into impractical operation.”.
It was Knight’s turn to be the star for the Rush. The Buffalo offence is sparkling like a diamond right now. Literally half of Buffalo’s roster could merit inclusion in this week’s column after the team won its pair of games by a combined 36 22. He was a member of Cookeville Masonic Lodge 266 and a 62 year member of the Masonic Fraternity. He was a charter member and past president of the Cookeville Repeater Association, Short Mountain Repeater Club , Cookeville Rod Gun Club, over 50 year member of the National Rifle Association, The American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars. He served an assistant Scout master and Merit Badge counselor for Boy Scout Troop 196..
The frontal boundary will be east of us Friday and this allows things to dry out through Saturday. Temps behind the front will be a bit cooler with highs dropping back into the 50s. Our next rain maker slides in here Sunday and this round should produce a good soaking across the state.
The holiday enforcement crackdown campaign law enforcement worked tirelessly, often in severe weather conditions including this extended cold snap, to assure safety for motorists and families on our roadways, said Dutchess STOP DWI Coordinator William Johnson. Commitment and coordinated efforts of our law enforcement partners reaffirms that if you choose to drive impaired by alcohol or drugs in Dutchess County, there is a high probability you will be identified, apprehended, and prosecuted. It simply not worth the risk.
Opportunity to gain hands on experience and to get a closer look at a career field is tremendously important, said Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West. Is Huntingdon third summer program introduced to spark interest and enthusiasm early in the minds of students who will become college freshmen the following year.
The two workers were pinned under the machinery as it crashed through the ice.UPDATE: Police elaborate on threat at Red Wing HighUPDATE: Police elaborate on threat at Red Wing HighCourtesy: Red Wing High SchoolExtra officers are at the Red Wing High School Wednesday due to security concerns.Extra officers are at the Red Wing High School Wednesday due to security concerns.Saint Mary’s alumnus could be beatifiedSaint Mary’s alumnus could be beatifiedA Saint Mary’s University alumnus is one step closer to becoming “blessed” in the Catholic Church. The University says the Vatican has approved the cause for beatification of Brother James Miller. All that’s still needed is approval by Pope Francis and a beatification ceremony.