Aug 27, 2011
. . .he’ll soon be known best by the number he’s given in his state’s youth authority system. And that number might even be the same he’s known by in the prison he’s ready for when he becomes 18.
Aug 19, 2011
I make no excuses for parents who don’t teach moral values, who don‘t preach against violence and who should have their children home at night or at least know if they aren’t at home that they are somewhere engaged in acceptable behavior.
Aug 12, 2011
Now, in the wake of uncontrolled anti-social juvenile behavior, the adult caretakers of young people are suddenly expected to be so much more than society has ever helped them become.
Aug 05, 2011
In the midst of a summer heat wave, might parents say, “What about practice? Oh, no, you’re not gonna be out there on that field.”
Jul 30, 2011
In a school with a 46% black student population, Wimberly’s had to kick some butt to reach the top and having done so, this academic honor she rightly believes ought to be hers.
Jul 22, 2011
"Don't touch those animal crackers," I warned Brandi, who had cookies on her grocery list.
Jul 15, 2011
Well, if screaming won't work by itself Brandi then reasoned she should scream, chase, catch and then lock the cat in the bathroom as punishment.
Jul 08, 2011
Gone from the counsel table is the sour-faced defendant who always dressed in drab-colored blouses with hair, like an old-time school marm, wrapped into a bun at the back of the neck.
Jul 02, 2011
One of the best techniques for helping our kids find the path to the truth is to confront them with the lies they tell and to make sure consequences accompany such wicked little deeds.
Jun 26, 2011
While not every parent has the know-how to help improve the project, there are great people working at the library who can assist.