Altus Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:39:20 EST 1800 He’s Alive http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/3570471/Hes-Alive Years ago when our son, Dave, Jr., was about 7 or 8 years old, he awoke early one Easter morning before anyone but I was awake, and he immediately began singing the chorus of the Don Francisco song, “He's Alive.” “He's... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Saint Patrick’s Day http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/3160634/Saint-Patricks-Day The 17th of March is celebrated all over the world as Saint Patrick's Day in honor of the patron saint of Ireland. Patrick was born in England circa 385. His father, Calphurnius, was a deacon in the Church and his mother, Conchessa,... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Reasons for Being a Host Home Parent http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/3160247/Reasons-for-Being-a-Host-Home-Parent My name is Jennifer Garcia, and I am the Emergency Housing Coordinator for Southwestern Youth Services, Inc. I recently had the pleasure of interviewing a host home parent who works with our agency Southwestern Youth Services, Inc. by generously... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST