Roy Maynard

Roy is a former WORLD reporter.

Only God brings rain

National | Modern "Dust Bowl" conditions turn cattlemen to prayer
by Roy Maynard
Posted 8/17/96, 12:00 am

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Pro--choice

| (on education)
by Roy Maynard
Posted 8/17/96, 12:00 am

Neighbors refer to Pat Romine's home as "the bird cage," and to her two young daughters as "the little birds."

There's something to it. Like many of the tight row houses in Cleveland's inner city, chain--link fencing surrounds the home. Mrs. Romine prefers that her girls, ages 11 and 5, play with each other in their own small yard, or with a very few friends that she helps to choose. Other parents in the neighborhood find that odd; neighbor children have picked up on that and sometimes taunt the girls as they walk to the store.

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The Storm Before The Storm

by Roy Maynard
Posted 7/20/96, 12:00 am

In a small studio in the basement of Kansas City's KMBC Channel 9, Sam Brownback is getting nervous. Political reporter Michael Mahoney is taping a Sunday morning program, and in the bright heat of the studio lights, Mr. Mahoney warns the freshman congressman and Senate candidate that he's going to open the show with footage of Bob Dole taking a shot at Rep. Brownback.

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