Think about the word, volunteer. What does it mean to you? Since you asked me, I’d say it’s a noun to describe a person who goes above and beyond to help someone else in some way, shape or form with no expectation of anything in return. When I think about it, it’s also a verb, because each volunteer represents action and a void in the absence of a volunteer.
“I believe that the role of limited government should be looking after the needs of veterans, the elderly, children and those institutions that improve the quality of life for struggling families. I don’t believe that government should bend to serve the needs of subsidized multi-national corporations and entitled billionaires.”
With an appeal date now set in former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen’s case, it appears city officials are at least making plans to replace Bowen after nearly a year in the absence of a police chief.
“It is impossible to struggle for civil rights, equal rights for blacks, without including whites. Because equal rights, fair play, justice, are all like the air: we all have it, or none of us has it. That is the truth of it.”
— Maya Angelou