Letters to the Editor

Cancer society seeks volunteer drivers to help transport patients

help transport patientsTo the editor:Getting to and from medical treatments is one of the greatest concerns cancer patients face during their treatment. Volunteering to help someone in need can give an individual a great sense of satisfaction while impacting the life of another person.To ensure ...

Thanks for supporting JHS after-prom event

To the editor:The JHS Junior Class would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their donations toward this year's after prom event. Thanks to your generosity and support, almost 200 students were able to enjoy a safe and fun-filled prom night.Adam Fry Trucking, Adam ...

Open Line

Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

Open Line

Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

2015-16 Pa. budget was too little, too late

To the editor:Although it is long overdue, Pennsylvania now has a state budget with a related Fiscal Code in place for the 2015-16 fiscal year, but neither of them has the blessing of Governor Wolf who let them go into effect without his signature. Initially, he vetoed both of them.There are no ...

Libraries are certainly not ‘obsolete’

To the editor:I feel compelled to reply to the Open Line comment that "Libraries are as obsolete as 300 pounds encyclopedias." First, I commend the caller on his good fortune. It is obvious that he is so wealthy that he can afford to provide all of the services that our libraries provide out of ...

Failure to back Trump is gigantic mistake

To the editor:Now that a presumptive nominee has been chosen, Republicans need to come together and get behind Donald Trump for the good of the country. I hear all the complaints of establishment Republicans about Donald Trump and some of his positions. I am not in favor of all of them myself, ...

Bush family is part of establishment problem

To the editor:The Bush family has finally showed the American people how easy it is to turn their backs on them when they can't buy their way into politics.All their friends gave millions to help "Jebbie" win the campaign and continue on with the failed establishment policies that benefitted ...

Discussing Trump and what he represents

To the editor:"Ted Cruz, a Mexican born in Canada - just what we need.""But he's the only guy with true conservative principles.""If I have to take Ted Cruz to get true conservative principles, you can forget about conservative principles."It was the after-work crowd in Louie's. (It wasn't ...

Dog training club thanks Yeagertown Fire Company

To the editor:The Mifflin County Dog Training Club recently held a rabies clinic at the Yeagertown Fire Company. We would like to thank them for allowing us to use their facility.We were able to offer a variety of services for dog and cat owners in a safe place along with plenty of parking.The ...