Letters to the editor

  • America: Help our veterans

    Without our veterans and those who made the ultimate sacrifice, where would America be today? It is anyone’s guess; however certainly not with the freedom and liberty we enjoy. We have ownership, jobs, health care, cars any number of...

  • Stop the harmful experimenting

    Teachers and parents have recently become vocal about their opposition to Common Core, which has sparked some questions: Why is there a national debate about Common Core?

  • Board should be allowed prayer

    The United States was founded by people who believed in religious liberty. America’s first freedom was this liberty. The Declaration of Independence says, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that...

  • Do we have to take on the world?

    Apparently all the “do-gooders” and the Obama administration think we do. American citizens wonder how our future will be affected by children from other countries coming across the borders to find liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

  • Our military is in bad shape

    A recent news report said no “stand down” order came in Benghazi and that military officers supported the decision to stay in Tripoli. This information doesn’t pass the smell test in my book. Why, you ask. Because I have seen and...

  • Watch out for dogs on the loose

    I am writing this letter in response to the midday brutal killings of our two wonderful, sweet-natured 5-year-old cats in our shop next to our house down Isle of Cuba Road in Schriever. This is a message of concern to inform our responsible...

  • Fast food is unhealthy food

    Do you want fries with that wood pulp?
    Recent news reports show that many fast food companies are now using “powdered cellulose,” or wood pulp, in their cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches, fish filets and other menu items.

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