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Feedback for May 29
/ Tue, 29 May 2018 09:49:00 -0400
NFL dilemma “I’d like to solve (the NFL’s) dilemma! Do away with the ‘N’ altogether, which stands for national, and make it MFL — Millionaire Football League.” — Gordon Guessford, Hagerstown City police chief search “I can’t understand why the…
Feedback for May 30
/ Tue, 29 May 2018 23:00:00 -0400
‘Thanks, Mickey’: "Thank you for the editorial celebrating Mickey Myers' service to the town of Smithsburg. It was my pleasure and privilege to have worked with her during my parks commission membership while a town resident.
George Michael: Evangelicals have an ally in President Trump
/ Tue, 29 May 2018 23:45:00 -0400
A good friend recently asked me why evangelical Christians support Donald Trump. He seemed genuinely puzzled, troubled by what appears to be a big contradiction.
Mosby the chicken is wily at eluding march of time
/ Wed, 30 May 2018 19:43:00 -0400
We have a small gray hen named Mosby. She was named back in the days when you could commemorate Confederate officers without fear of repercussions, which — in this rapidly evolving society — was about 20 minutes ago.
Feedback for May 31
/ Wed, 30 May 2018 23:45:00 -0400
Regarding standing for the flag:“It’s great to see all these American flags flying during Memorial Day weekend. I bet you these (NFL players) who do not stand for the American flag are really hating it. Give them a rifle and…
Blues Fest needs your support
/ Wed, 30 May 2018 23:45:00 -0400
For more than two decades, a rousing weekend of blues music has loudly signaled summer’s unofficial arrival in Hagerstown.And so it will again this weekend, but the Western Maryland Blues Fest will be in a new incarnation. The Hagerstown City…
Feedback - June 1
/ Thu, 31 May 2018 23:45:00 -0400
Hillary strikes again: "Well, I see where Hillary Clinton is at it again. She endorsed Gov. Cuomo for the governorship of New York. ... I see where Cuomo just pardoned 24,000 felons so that they would vote for him.
Letter to the Editor - June 2
/ Fri, 01 Jun 2018 23:00:00 -0400
Petting zoos dangerous to humans, no fun for the animals To the editor:Petting zoos are springing up all around us as summer heats up. Aside from the obvious dangers to humans — E.coli, salmonella, campylobacter, and other nasty parasites for…
A meaningful day for The Maryland Theatre and the community
/ Fri, 01 Jun 2018 23:00:00 -0400
The Maryland Theatre is the consensus crown jewel of downtown Hagerstown, but for a jewel it has, through the decades, been treated rather shabbily. It was with equal parts pride and embarrassment that the city showed off its premier asset,…
Lloyd ‘Pete’ Waters: A preacher’s sermon on anger and hate
/ Sat, 02 Jun 2018 23:00:00 -0400
There was a little boy who always had a problem with anger and hate, said an old white-haired preacher from the pulpit one Sunday morning. The congregation listened closely to his opening remarks.
What to expect if we didn’t see what we’ve just seen
/ Sat, 02 Jun 2018 23:45:00 -0400
Ellicott City — picture Shepherdstown if it had been built in a ravine — was not supposed to experience a flood like this for another 998 years.
Graduation season is fitting time to appreciate bold proposal by Hancock
/ Sat, 02 Jun 2018 23:45:00 -0400
In the season of graduation ceremonies and celebrations, our greatest hope for all graduates is that they not stop learning.
Parasiliti: Youth sports stuck in its own reality
/ Sun, 03 Jun 2018 22:34:00 -0400
Youth sports have had a switch of basic philosophy. It’s changed from PLAYING to win to playing to WIN.

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