Once again, the Sulphur Springs Independent School District is asking the community to step forward and vote for much-needed facility upgrades. It is a request that should be fully supported.
In addressing Congress for the first time since taking office, President Barack Obama stashed away his negative rhetoric and turned to his strength — positive messages. He promised an end to the economic struggles of this country; He promised a government plan that would end the doldrums and bring out the competitive fire in our workforce; He promised a resurgent America.
The bailouts appear to be a failure, there is little confidence in the stimulus package and — most importantly — the public is still scared. It is very hard to see the rainbow through the economic clouds still hanging over America.