Articles from the Letters section archive

Friday, Feb. 6, 2015

Letter: Re-elect Carolyn Baggett

I enthusiastically urge you to give her your support Feb. 10!
By G. Daniel McCall

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015

Letter: City, churches should ally

They owe this to the people of Richmond County!
By Joseph Diggs Sr.

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015

Letter: Heart docs touched ours

We are really at a loss for words to express our gratitude to the doctors, nurses and staff of the Heart and Vascular Center during this very trying time for our family.
By Bill and Cindy Rich

Letter: Column is weak GOP jab

Perhaps the problem is not that we readers are "...acting like idiots" but blindly believing Mr. Stanford's rhetoric.
By Don Lamson

Letter: I'm lucky; others aren't

Every one of us should have access to health care, and we must address the growing disparity between the very rich and everybody else.
By Victor J. Reilly

Letter: Give the Fair Tax a try

Let's just do what is right for our country.
By David Titus

Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015

Letter: Elect Sonny Pittman

In every sense of the word, Sonny Pittman epitomizes dedicated citizen volunteerism.
By Dr. Jack and Rita Hamilton

Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015

Letter: 'Extremists'? Maybe

We have a love for this country that the Democrats do not understand.
By Gil Ward

Letter: Plan spoils serene park

A precious recreational resource will be destroyed.
By Duncan Robertson

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

Letter: Join these fine people

They are all conservative Republicans, part of the party that has been a friend of African-Americans from its founding until today.
By George Perkins

Letter: Let's see more police

If you are in law enforcement you should be a public servant, and everyone matters.
By Debbie Vick

Letter: Ditch pink jail outfits

It's morally indefensible. Prisoners deserve as much dignity as can be afforded while incarcerated.
By Ayman Fadel

Letter: Scrap single-issue voting

Don't we know now that single-issue voting is counterproductive if we want the right-of-center to win?
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Letter: Surely he's not serious

I can only hope Michael Moore's intent is a reverse psychological ploy.
By Lee Horeyseck

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Letter: Obama elevates nation

The president and the country have survived, and history will honor him.
By Tracy E. Williams Jr.

Letter: Downtown has allure

Everyone seems to be enjoying the great atmosphere of downtown.
By Mattie Mitchell

Letter: Hit the books in 2015

I'm recommending 10 more books.
By E. Maner

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

Letter: Weigh 'Deflategate' theory

As soon as the balls were taken to the field, the air inside the balls reduced to the temperature of the field.
By Tom Zwemer

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Letter: Event-scheduling stinks

Am I the only one who sees this as an issue that likely could be resolved with a little bit of common sense, insight and effort?
By Jami H. McMillan

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Letter: Remove unjust barriers

Year after year, we see more injustice, police brutality and death, with little or no accountability.
By David Henderson
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