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Letters to the Editor

Are we still truly one nation under God?

To the editor: As citizens of this great country, we are about to vote on the direction of our nation for generations to come. Whoever wins this election will appoint Supreme Court justices which will make this statement, fact. At the present time, the two candidates are hurling accusations ...

Buffet is a patriot, but Trump is just a fraud

To the editor: In (the second) debate, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump insinuated that he has not done anything differently with his federal income taxes than billionaire Warren Buffett, a supporter of   Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.  Previously he ...

Profane election signs are not appropriate

To the editor: When I was driving to McVeytown the other day, I noticed three prominently displayed signs on a property at Big Rig Lane. The content of these signs said “Hillary is a lying b---h.” It reminded me of a quote by civic and religious leader Spencer W. Kimball. He said ...

An election story that sounds strangely familiar

To the editor: There’s another presidential candidate you may not have heard about. His name is Harold Clastrup, a former Secretary of the Interior. During his time in office, a dam being constructed by the Department in Montana collapsed, killing several people and destroying a number of ...

Even in elections, God works in mysterious ways

To the editor: I don’t take the credit for these musings; they are a composite of ideas from my readings, discussions, contributions from men more learned than I. They may be the most honest political statements you will ever read. We are sickened with the current campaign and upcoming ...

All-Stars thank more groups for donations

To the editor: With all the heartfelt expressions toward the Mifflin County Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars, we would like to thank more people in the community. Thanks to the Yeagertown Fire Company for providing the financial means for the transportation for the Philadelphia Phillies game ...

Trump is dangerously unqualified to be president

To the editor:If you support Republican policies, then support Republicans for Congress who can actually get policies passed and justices approved. But do not vote for Trump: By his own words and actions he has shown how unprepared he is in knowledge, experience and attitude to fill the office ...

Open Line

Editor's note: Comments published inthe Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified whenpossible, 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 ...

This is the true spirit of what community means

To the editor:On Oct. 2, I was astonished by the 200-plus people who showed up in front of my house. I had no idea why or how all of these people were here. Already a very special day with the baptism of my grandson and the joy this brought, now I was wondering, what are all of these people ...

Clinton Foundation does plenty of good work

To the editor:I try not to respond to the misinformation found in some of The Sentinel's Reader's Opinion letters but occasionally I find a letter with so many blatant errors that I am compelled to do so.This letter is in response to the letter by Stephen Sellers in which he characterized the ...