Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 1 Mar 2015 07:31:59 EDTSun, 1 Mar 2015 07:31:59 EDT Takes for Feb. 27 school events: What's going on? THUMBS DOWN: A brawl at a high school hockey game? This is getting ridiculous. Get control of your kids, coaches.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTShort takes for Feb. 20 black eye for dance THUMBS DOWN: What a shame this year's state dance tournament was marred by avoidable controversy and will likely be asterisk-ized because one of the teams was accused of ripping off the choreography of another team from...Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTDayton's road plan not perfect, but it's a start Mark Dayton was pretty straightforward in talking about his $6 billion plan to begin fixing our roads and bridges.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes OK, but a bit excessive SIDEWAYS THUMBS: We don't mind Gov.Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes (Quick-hit version) for Feb 6 "Quick-hit" version of "Thumbs Up" is a new feature that will run periodically as a twist to the regular commentary normally published in this space on Fridays.Fri, 6 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT