Articles from the Letters section archive

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015

Letter: Vote for Wilder

I think we would be well-served to vote for Russell because of his wisdom, life experiences and mastery of the subjects at hand.
By Kent Daniel

Letter: Hospital staff is superb

Thank you to all of the outpatient surgery team. You are all a blessing!
By Terrall Putnam

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Letter: Has the party left you?

The mayor and city council should start running as Democrats, or we need Tea Party candidates to run for office.
By Steve Donohue

Letter: Where's that tax going?

That's all I want to know.
By Edmond P. Kida

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015

Letter: School's name change marks important step

The university that has served our community for so long will finally, again, represent our fine city in name as well.
By Richard Craig III

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015

Letter: Never forget 9-11 attacks

I thank God we had a president who vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice.
By John Mullen

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015

Letter: Park needs your support

Pendleton King Park has remained vibrant and still active with many volunteers.
By Billy Franke

Letter: Stadium spurs questions

What is your backup plan if people don't show up for the games?
By Ernie McFerrin

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

Letter: Enact new gun laws

How can we satisfy advocates and opponents without trashing rights or compromising safety?
By Tunk Martin

Letter: Iran deal spells doom

Once Iran develops a nuclear arsenal, in spite of this agreement, the threat to Israel will become tangible.
By Lawrence Devoe

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

Letter: Set Aiken budget priorities

Everything cannot have top priority.
By Thomas N. Dean

Letter: Energy outlooks looks dim

If Democrats continue this "government will fix it" trend, we will see the demise of our free-enterprise system.
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

Letter: End GRU primate studies

If GRU wants to be a cutting-edge research facility, its resources should be directed toward development of humane, nonanimal alternatives.
By Kathleen Conlee

Letter: Can't defend anti-gunners

Mass shooters seem to have one thing in common. They all seek out gun-free zones.
By Bob Waters

Monday, Sept. 7, 2015

Letter: It's a new reality show

Donald Trump is getting hours on TV while the other candidates are getting minutes or seconds on TV.
By Larry Salomone

Letter: Trump is the wild card

I don't know about anybody else, but I'm going to vote for the wild card, rather than the fixed game.
By Frank L. Gougher

Letter: Reduce traffic injuries

Four years of data shows what works best to reduce injuries: speeding citations.
By Priscilla Bence

Letter: Goodwill, good works

We hope you'll join us in creating new economic energy in our community, one career at a time.
By James K. Stiff

Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015

Letter: Animal treatment shameful

For the second time since 2013, Georgia Regents University has been cited for violations in treating nonhuman mammals. I am ashamed, embarrassed and outraged.
By Donna J. Wear

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

Letter: Free college? Not so fast

This is nothing more than an effort by liberals to secure votes, and control minds.
By Tommy Pryor
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