Letters to the Editor

Trump has done a lot of damage in a short time

To the editor: In less than half of a year, the Trump administration has destabilized the entire world in a manner we have not experienced since the beginning of the Cold War and possibly since the years leading up to World War II. We are now alienated from the core group of allies that ...

Sentinel publishing recent column was disappointing

To the editor: I was disappointed by The (Lewistown) Sentinel’s decision to print Pat Buchanan’s latest column. (Editor’s note: The column this letter writer is referencing appeared in the Tuesday, June 20 edition.) I get that this is a conservative area, and Pat Buchanan is a ...

Blame for political violence falls mainly on Trump

To the editor: I am writing this letter in response to the editorial in the June 19 Sentinel. In the editorial, the writer posed the question: “Can you imagine the outrage that would have ensued had the actor resembled former President Barack Obama?” To answer that question, nothing ...

Let’s not ever return to the ‘good old days’

To the editor: The good old days — how many times have I heard people talk about the way it used to be back in the good old days! If only we could go back to the way things were! Well as a female, I for one, have no interest in going back to those days. Changes that have occurred over ...

Thank you for support of two recent events

To the editor: Mifflin Juniata Regional Services Corporation and our affiliates Mifflin Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Mifflin Juniata Food Services and Call-A-Ride Services extend our gratitude for community participation in two events during the month long celebration of Older Americans ...

Thank you for donations to recent festival

To the editor: We would like to take the time to send out a sincere thank you to everyone who donated to our annual East Waterford Firemen’s Festival 2017. Without the generous donations of many wonderful people/businesses our festival would not be the success that it is. Thank you to ...

Robert E. Lee wasn’t who many believe he was

To the editor: Lately Robert E. Lee has been in the news as statues of him are being taken down, and I’ve heard some people say what a shame that is because they see Robert E. Lee as a kind, religious man and a great leader. They see him as the Robert E. Lee that Martin Sheen played in the ...

Thank you for support of recent golf tournament

To the editor: The McVeytown Masonic Lodge No. 376 would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for supporting its seventh annual golf tournament held April 22 at the American Legion Country Club in Mount Union: Dave Ranck D-Signs; Brenneman’s Meat Market; Mount Union ...

Kickoff event was a success due to support

To the editor: Our celebration of Older Americans Month during May 2017 was a success due to the level of community support that we as Mifflin Juniata Regional Services Corporation and our affiliates Mifflin Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Mifflin Juniata Food Services and Call-A-Ride Services ...

Thanks for support of Kops4Kids golf tourney

To the editor: On behalf of the Mifflin County Kops4Kids Organization, we wish to thank all of our tournament sponsors for their donation to our charity golf tournament. Because of their generosity, we were able to raise funds to support future activities and events for local youth in Mifflin ...