Monthly Archives: February 2012

From The Goat Rope–Rick Wilson’s Blog

Yesterday, Feb. 26, marked the 40th anniversary of the Buffalo Creek disaster, when a coal waste dam owned by Pittston Coal broke collapsed, killing 125 people, wiping out several communities and leaving thousands homeless. In other coal news, it looks … Continue reading

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Lincoln County (Corrupt) Politics

This, with a minor change, was published by the Charleston Gazette as an op-ed on Friday, Feb 10, 2012 Years ago I concluded that the Soviet Union was a bunch of Lincoln Counties, back to back. Although I now live … Continue reading

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Teacher Evaluation

Charleston Gazette Op-ed March 2, 2012 My memories of an upside down evaluation system were stirred by reading in the Gazette of Governor Earl Tomblin’s proposed legislation on the evaluation of teachers and principals In the evaluation of any product, … Continue reading

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