Vicious dogs back on a agenda
(Local News ~ 08/18/08)
The Spencer City Council will consider a more defined ordinance to deal with vicious dogs as part of its 6:30 p.m. meeting Monday in council chambers. But committee work suggests specific breeds won't be singled out in the ordinance language. Some residents were concerned about language that specifically mentions the Staffordshire terrier breed, American pit-bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, or any dog which has the appearance and characteristics, or being predominantly of those breeds.. ...
Now that's what I'm talking about
(Column ~ 08/18/08)
Like many of you, I view the daily news with a skeptical eye. I've heard the complaint, from many of you actually, even in passing conversation, that all we print is the "bad" news. No, we print all the news. I credit my staff writer, colleague and long time friend Russ Mitchell for explaining it best. "We write about the best and the worst in people."...
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