Letters to the Editor

Mini golf at library was another big success

To the editor: We putted for pages, bogeyed for books, mulliganed for magazines, chipped for computers and drove for DVDs. There was the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat and delicious food and drinks for everyone to eat. We found all the stray golf balls in the stacks, counted the money ...

Enjoy great music and help the library on April 4

To the editor: Mifflin County has many treasures — the Embassy Theater, the McCoy House Museum, the Stone Arch Bridge, Victory Park and that’s just to name a few. Along with those mentioned, one can list the treasures of our surrounding natural beauty in the form of mountains, forests, ...

Upward Basketball thanks all who donated

To the editor: Pine Glen Alliance Church Upward Basketball would like to thank our church family, players’ families, Harshbarger’s Sub n Malt and Kline’s Market for their donations to our concession stand during the 2019 season. We would also like to thank the following businesses for ...

Climate alarmists should lead by example

To the editor: Mr. Gary Gill, in his letter of March 14, takes me to task for belittling the opinions of intellectuals. He, perhaps, might have sensed that what I was belittling were the proposals of politicians, but no matter: what is interesting is his division of the world into two groups ...

Thank you for support of Delauter Youth Center

To the editor: The board of directors of the Paul W. Delauter Youth Center Inc. is please to thank the community and announce that $76,265 has been received in its capital funds campaign to cover the costs of purchasing and demolishing the adjoining house and establishing a parking lot. As ...

Milroy Lions to host benefit spaghetti dinner

To the editor: The Milroy Lions Club wishes to announce out March spaghetti supper. It will be held Thursday, March 21 at the White Memorial Church fellowship hall, Main Street, Milroy. We will serve from 4 until 7 p.m. The menu will be the same: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, applesauce, ...

Take time to understand God’s plan for us all

To the editor: I would like to respond to Mr. Gary Gill’s letter to the editor (March 14). I want to thank you for your response to my letter. The whole point of God’s plan is to restore the earth back to where it was when he first created it. May I suggest that you read the biblical ...

Global warming is not in any way a good thing

To the editor: In Mr. Brittain’s letter to the editor on March 9, he posed the question: Is global warming going to be all that bad? He accurately listed the effects of coastal flooding, large precipitation events, droughts, hurricanes and a hotter planet. He then described some ...

We need to act now to combat global warming

To the editor: I recently read two letters to the editor on the subject of climate change. One by Jeffrey Baumgardner who believes that climate change is real, but says with great certainty that God is causing the changing climate which I assume he means as a way to punish us. There is only ...

Why is global warming considered a bad thing?

To the editor: I read with interest the reader’s opinion by John Brittain in Saturday’s Sentinel and figured I would expand on some ideas he put forth which I had also been pondering concerning global warming. First off, why is it global warming is always presented to us as a disaster ...