Articles from the Letters section archive

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

Letter: Animal treatment shameful

The Animal Services manager has shown disregard and blocked many efforts by animal rescuers.
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Letter: Let Export-Import Bank go

Tell your congressman it's time to end corporate welfare, and let the Export-Import Bank expire.
By Teri Sullivan

Letter: Don't snub laws or civility

It is by not paying attention to basic laws that our country shows disdain for civility.
By Priscilla Bence

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

Letter: Do kids need a 'village'?

It takes a village, but it also takes a mom and dad.
By Diana Ward

Letter: Morality can guide votes

There are clear differences among the candidates in the morality of their stands.
By Andy Reese

Monday, Aug 25, 2014

Letter: Speak out on ZIP code

I am asking residents of Martinez to invest a few cents in a postcard sent to the postmaster.
By Joe Soparas

Sunday, Aug 24, 2014

Letter: Rent plan worth try

If it works, spread it to other struggling areas of Aiken and Richmond counties.
By Robbie Bellamy

Friday, Aug 22, 2014

Letter: Obama is 'empty suit'

Obama's so-called diplomacy is to not be interested in what is true, but in what is convenient.
By Molly C. Gray

Letter: Wear the 'armor of God'

If we stand together, we can't be defeated.
By Stan Scritchfield

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

Letter: Face coverings suspicious

The image of a masked man never will be accepted by society in America.
By Ronnie Mullis

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014

Letter: Speak against terrorists

If there were a separation between the "peaceful Muslims" and the terrorists, then perhaps it would be helpful to hear some kind of outcry from them against the terrorists.
By Gil Ward

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014

Letter: Answer a few questions

Why is the commission determined to raise property taxes?
By Cone S. Underwood

Letter: Know shot options

Georgia and South Carolina have medical and religious exemptions from vaccinating children.
By Maurine Meleck

Friday, Aug 15, 2014

Letter: Don't tar Christian armies

I wish this were fiction, but it is not.
By Mark Tribby, D.V.M.

Letter: Stand with Palestinians

Just as the world boycotted South Africa until they ended apartheid, we need to do the same for Israel.
By Stephanie Ahmadipour

Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014

Letter: Golf cart rules unfair

Who makes these laws, and how can we change them?
By Hazel Norman

Letter: Consider the Fair Tax

There is so much corruption with the IRS, and it has been going on for so long, that the best thing to do is abolish it.
By Ruth A. Johnson

Letter: View of Islam is'naive'

It is deceivingly trying to convey the overarching message that Islam is the driver of these various terrorist groups.
By Ayman Al-Hendy, M.D., Ph.D

Letter: Make recycling mandatory

If cities such as Seattle and Pittsburgh have had a program for reusing materials in place for years, then why can't Augusta have one?
By Carleton Arrington

Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Letter: Writer wrong on Romney

Romney would have turned this country around.
By Pam Shumway

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