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Letter to the Editor - Feb. 27
/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 23:00:00 -0500
Students, lobby your parents To the editor:I direct this appeal to local high school students. Show solidarity with your contemporaries in Florida and across the nation. Weigh in on the subject of gun control, a serious consideration and one I’ve…
Winter Games: It’s still OK to hate Russians
/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 23:45:00 -0500
The 2018 Winter Olympics is in the books, and while Americans are grumpy that we didn’t win more medals, it could have been worse.
Feedback - Feb. 27
/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 23:45:00 -0500
Saddened by ‘internal enemies’ comment:“It was very sad to read Fred Johnston’s comments about the media and the Democratic Party being ‘internal enemies’ of our country. This comment goes beyond partisan wrangling and is real cause for alarm. It is|
Feedback for Feb. 28
/ Tue, 27 Feb 2018 16:00:00 -0500
NRA wants to ‘harden’ schools:“The National Rifle Association’s (NRA’s) executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre just called on all Americans to help prevent school shootings by ‘hardening our schools.’ The NRA’s position appears to be that it|
THOMAS FIREY: A tale of two ‘invasions’
/ Tue, 27 Feb 2018 18:45:00 -0500
Disturbed by a seeming flood of foreigners entering his community, a private citizen wrote to his local newspaper to offer a warning: Unless government stops the invasion, “there will certainly be an increase in pollution and crime.”
Letters to the Editor - Feb. 28
/ Tue, 27 Feb 2018 18:45:00 -0500
Editorial suggesting commissioner resign hit the mark To the editor:Thank you to the editorial board for the Feb. 21 Herald-Mail editorial headlined “It’s time for LeRoy Myers to resign as commissioner.” I have been waiting for at least nine months…
Feedback - March 1
/ Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:45:00 -0500
Take wall money from food-stamp recipients:“Yeah, Mr. Bowie, maybe we will take the money for the wall from the food-stamp people — maybe the ones who have been on it for years, able-bodied people who have been on it for…
A #MeowToo movement
/ Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:45:00 -0500
We’ve been spending a lot of time on gender issues lately, and the inherent inequality therein, so perhaps it was inevitable that these conundrums should spill over into the animal world.
Letter to the Editor - March 3
/ Fri, 02 Mar 2018 23:45:00 -0500
Don’t blame the NRA for Florida school shooting To the editor: The NRA seems to be getting blamed for the murders in Florida when all it would have taken was for the FBI to do its job.
The truth is beginning to fight back
/ Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:45:00 -0500
Mark Twain said that a lie can travel around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes, which is an apt description of what’s happened since the advent of social media, and its opportunistic legions of liars and…
Don Stevenson: What to make of a brick in the stomach
/ Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:45:00 -0500
“I would rather see people as they can be rather than as they are.”— Don QuixoteA writer is eternally aware that some, if not many, of his or her topics and themes may not be important to many readers. Often,…
Lloyd “Pete” Waters: Cluck, my orange-feathered friend
/ Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:45:00 -0500
You know, it almost seems like our little home down here in South County is a refuge for animals.
Letters to the Editor - March 4
/ Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:45:00 -0500
In opposition to proposed power line in Franklin County, Pa. To the editor: As president of the Franklin County Area Development Corporation (FCADC) for the past 32 years, I have had the opportunity to be involved in hundreds of community…

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