Articles from the Letters section archive

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Letter: Let work be smoke-free

Not only is it terrible for the patient, but the family also suffers greatly from this disease.
By Jeremy Wells, M.D.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Letter: Stop hypersensitivity

Free speech, law and order and U.S. security are jeopardized by the mantra of political correctness.
By Thomas H. Dean

Friday, June 12, 2015

Letter: Not all senior homes bad

As chairman of our Resident Council, I am pleased to share this information.
By W. Charles Moye

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Letter: Stay vigilant against ISIS

I would rather have a gun and not need it, and would rather be safe than sorry.
By Sam Arrington

Letter: This is liberal America

Three examples where liberal policies have failed are income redistribution, the military and the police.
By Frank Chandler

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Letter: Keep Times Square out

In a recent article in an area newspaper, Augusta GreenJackets owner Jeff Eiseman said of the proposed Project Jackson stadium project: "We think we can create Times Square."
By Ted Wasserlein

Letter: Congress reform needed

Unless there is a complete reform of Congress, its members' practices and unethical behavior will continue.
By George C. de Baca

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Letter: President hypocritical

We have all been aware of that attitude for the past seven years.
By S.V. Cloke

Monday, June 8, 2015

Letter: Nothing 'moribund' here

Maybe The Chronicle should look for a less successful target.
By Lowell Greenbaum

Letter: Pray for the persecuted

We'd like to invite all concerned individuals from around here to come pray with us for an end to this persecution.
By Bill Trammell

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Letter: Immigrants improve U.S.

It's time to open our eyes, and see the great advantages and support that we have coming to our country.
By Delante Blagburn

Letter: Bureaucracy is often bad

Bureaucracy has simply grown too large to be efficient and too slow to get any legitimate progress.
By Colby Duke

Letter: Make Augusta smoke-free

Let's not be the last city in the country to do this.
By Ph.D and Vernon A. Barnes

Letter: Wage hike will hurt seniors

The one thing that won't be doubling is Social Security payments to the handicapped and seniors.
By John Corbin

Column: James Brown Arena: Let's build a new venue worthy of the legend's legacy

We look forward to working with the citizens of Augusta, and local and state officials, to make this a reality.
By Cedric Johnson and Brad Usry

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Letter: Atrocities of history are calling out to us but are we listening?

History is full of atrocities - continuing endlessly in the Mideast today. Yes, we need to remember. But do we learn?
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Letter: Where's stadium outrage?

Why has there been no concerted protest on the part of Hammond's Ferry residents, who will be directly affected?
By Duncan Robertson

Letter: Stadium needs public vote

The North Augusta City Council members need to prayerfully consider that many of the citizenry do not want what comes with this ill-fated venture.
By Judy Storey

Letter: Flag event stirs emotion

Flag desecraters have to understand that freedom of speech and choice in this country goes both ways.
By Mike Booth

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Letter: Bill hurts state's hotels

With the new $5-per-room, per-night tax on a $100-per-night room, the Augusta tax would be the highest in the United States.
By Darryl C. Leech
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