There is a little problem that some people have with facts. John Adams once made the observation that, “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.”
There you have it, a few comments on items of interest to the area. I’m hoping that you enjoyed the blue skies we had this past weekend and I hope you have another blue sky today. And one more thing ... Bluefield, Va., is saddened by the loss of town employee Roy Lee Boyd.
Wilson Butt, a resident of Bluefield, is a retired Department of Highways official.