Articles from the Letters section archive

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015

Letter: UGA coach is admirable

Heaven knows we need such role models for our youth in today's society.
By J. Earl Williams

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Letter: Pay illegals with scrip

This could be injected into the pool of other suggested reforms with real impact being realized.
By B.D. Greer

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Letter: Solar looks promising

I say go for it if your conditions allow, but I would not call you unreasonable if you wait for the technology to improve.
By Matthew Creech

Letter: Editorial disappointing

That high-school senior certainly deserved what she got, and possibly a lot more.
By Bill Harding

Monday, Nov. 2, 2015

Letter: Vote to improve our city

While we don't know everything, we do know layoffs will have to happen and some city services will have to be cut back.
By F.B. O'Neal

Letter: Augusta needs SPLOST

It is absolutely necessary if we want Augusta to be a destination point for economic development and a positive lifestyle.
By Edwin S. Presnell

Letter: Courts are incompetent

If you don't think our legal system is fouled up, this should shed some light.
By Becky Wallace

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015

Letter: Clinton clearly culpable

Clinton masterfully manipulated every answer to avoid any responsibility in the deaths of our four dead representatives killed at the embassy.
By Gregory J. Topliff

Letter: No class in S.C. incident

It is critical that we reach a turning point in homes, schools, churches and our elected representatives. That point may be Election Day.
By John Mullen

Letter: Mack Taylor is selfless

Join my family and me in voting for Mack Taylor for Georgia House District 122 on Tuesday.
By Jimmie Bodie

Letter: Joe Mullins delivers

Joe is a caring person who serves his community over and over again.
By Richard E. Brown

Letter: SPLOST proposal has little fat

Every letter that opposes SPLOST 7 seems to really lack any real valid reason to oppose it.
By Thomas Stokes Jr.

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015

Letter: Punish gun enablers, too

It would be of great interest to me, and I suspect other readers, to understand how the shooter acquired his firearm.
By Thomas Goldman

Letter: SPLOST not a 'new' tax

It is simply a 1-cent tax on purchases which has been on the books for years. It is not a new tax.
By Hap Harris

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Letter: SPLOST renewal historic

My wife and I are longtime members of the Augusta Museum of History. We are encouraging all our friends who live here to vote for SPLOST.
By Bill and Bea Baab

Letter: Give Mullins your vote

It is with great pleasure that I endorse Joe for the state House seat for District 122.
By Tracy Moorman

Letter: District 3 needs Bartley

He is not a rubber-stamper or a go-along-to-get-along type individual.
By James P. Hill

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

Letter: SPLOST would benefit all

What is exciting is SPLOST 7 directs 60 percent of monies collected to funding of infrastructure such as roads and bridges which is employment for hundreds of workers.
By Lowell Greenbaum

Letter: SPLOST is mismanaged

I may support a future SPLOST once the commission can demonstrate that it can live within a budget and there is better oversight of how the money is spent.
By Frances Klopotic

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015

Letter: Voters should get smart

It's important not only to vote but to vote intelligently.
By Bill Trammell
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