Opinion

How many are living by motto ‘In God We Trust’?

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The moto of the USA, “In God We Trust” that is on our currency and carried in the pockets of virtually every person in this country; but I wonder how many of these people carry those words in their hearts. “Then if my people will humble themselves and pray, and search ...

There is nothing ‘classy’ about drinking alcohol

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: A recent caller to Open Line thanked you for your supplement which highlighted the “classy” advent of wineries and boutique distilleries, and suggested that no one could be offended by such. I would like to present a different take on the subject. I see nothing classy ...

Travel by Trump has proven he’s a hypocrite

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Since President Trump frequently complained about the American taxpayer money spent on Obama’s vacations, you would think that President Trump would be spending less money on vacations than Obama. But that is not true. In fact, according to an April 17th report, Donald ...

Thank you for prompt response to recent incident

Letters to the Editor

Dear Members of Yeagertown Fire Co., Burnham Fire Co., Highland Park Hose Co. and EMS/EMT personnel: I want to publicly express my heartfelt thanks and appreciation for your prompt response to my home on May 15 for a minor incident which, if not for your quick assessment and resolution, could ...

Brown’s Mill Square is result of work of many

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: It is with great appreciation that we thank everyone who contributed to the success of Brown’s Mill Square, a beautification project in downtown Reedsville. A dedication ceremony was held on Sunday, May 21 to thank the contributors and signify the completion of phase 1. ...

Trump needs to protect the jobs and lives of miners

Editorials

Consider the source, Mr. President. Then just say no. That may be the best advice President Donald Trump could get regarding a letter sent to him by former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship. Blankenship spent a year in prison after being convicted of conspiring to violate federal mine safety ...

America’s democratic process is broken

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: There is little to doubt concerning the chaos our current political system is in. No matter to which party one belongs, the entire process is now being corrupted by money and factions threatening to destroy our representative democracy as it has functioned since the ...