Thumbs up... to U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan., on being named to the House Financial Services Committee — an assignment rarely given to a freshman member of Congress.

Thumbs up... to U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan., on being named to the House Financial Services Committee — an assignment rarely given to a freshman member of Congress.
Thumbs up... to emergency responders who rescued a horse from icy waters in Arma Wednesday.
Thumbs up... to those who filed to run for area school boards and city councils.
Thumbs down... to icy road conditions that have contributed to several area vehicle accidents.
Thumbs up... to those who helped the Salvation Army meet its overall goal.

Jacob W. Brower, for The Morning Sun