Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Sep 2014 21:03:26 EDTSun, 21 Sep 2014 21:03:26 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMake your voice heard at the pollshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/579268.htmlIt's still more than six weeks until Election Day. The upcoming election will afford those citizens who choose to vote the opportunity to shape the future of our community, state and nation.Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTLivestock thefts raise new concernshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/579226.htmlIn those old Westerns that were so popular with movie-goers not so many years ago, cattle-rustling was a recurring theme. Anyone who supposes that is a crime that disappeared ages ago would be wrong.Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTKeeping public schools strong is vitalhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/579203.htmlMost of the financial support for public schools comes from the taxpayer through property taxes, state monies or federal programs. Consequently, people tend to forget that charitable contributions to public schools are possible.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTKing Band launches circus conventionhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/579165.htmlKarl King's musical legacy is well-known by Fort Dodgers. The legendary bandmaster, composer and musician was part of the local musical world from the time he moved to our town at age 29 until his death in 1971.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCommemorating the U.S. Constitutionhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/579132.htmlMost Americans likely remember the first seven words of the U.S. Constitution, but far fewer are apt to remember the remaining words of the introductory sentence. Even fewer are likely to remember the date on which it was signed.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT