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Letters to Editor

  • Readers Write – U.S.127 and Kruckeberg

    by - Sep 11, 2016
    An idea for the U.S.127 and Kruckeberg Road intersection. As at many other similar intersections I have seen in my travels I propose the following. The right turn lane going east from Kruckeberg south on 127....
  • Readers Write – Off the Tracks

    by - Aug 16, 2016
    The Trump Train ran off the tracks and what a wreck it is, people all over the country are screaming and yelping.  Yes, even the die-hard republican establishment have joined the fray some openly campaigning for...
  • Readers Write – Additional Fees

    by - Aug 14, 2016
    Concerning the additional ten dollar fee being added to our license plate cost in Darke County – I first thought this extra money was for road and bridge maintenance and improvement in the county, but now...
  • Readers Write – Reply to Cook’s Letter

    by - Aug 14, 2016
    In reply to Doug Cook’s letter to the editor, I’d like to comment.  I had troubles following his statement, but my interpretation of what was said, boiled down to “no matter who gets elected for President,...
  • Readers Write – BPL Gives Thanks

    by - Aug 14, 2016
    Bradford Public Library Staff and Board of Trustees thank everyone who donated funds and/or goods and services to assist us in coordinating and implementing all of the activities and field trips in which our children and...
  • Readers Write – How a Republic Works

    by - Aug 7, 2016
    Both major party presidential candidates present unique problems if granted a term in the Executive Office. Yet there are literally thousands of other names on the ballot as well. Each one of these down-ticket candidates represents...
  • Readers Write – Don’t Want to Pay for Runway

    by - Jul 31, 2016
    Dear Editor, After reading in the newspaper that the Commissioners were proposing a $10 fee to be added to our license plate fees each year, I was curious to find out more information. Again, after reading...
  • Readers Write – Showing Pride & Respect

    by - Jul 10, 2016
    People have commented about me tearing up when I hear certain religious songs and patriotic songs.  A sense of respect and pride overcomes me at memorial services while watching our flag being raised.  Why?  Because I...
  • Readers Write – Facts Concerning School Building

    by - Jul 3, 2016
    Dear Editor Here are some interesting and pertinent facts and figures concerning our largest and most monumental building in Historic Downtown Greenville, Ohio.  It is situated between West 4th and West 5th Streets, between Sycamore Street...
  • Readers Write – Still get to see the scenery

    by - Jul 3, 2016
    Dear Editor, I was so glad to read in the Early Bird that Greenville is getting another Pizza place! I was worried that I was going to have to stop driving the scenic country roads, if...
  • Readers Write – Remarkable Accomplishment

    by - Jun 26, 2016
    A few days ago, Mr. Gaylen Blosser wrote an article, with the headline:  “Lady Wave wins 25th for 13th straight season.” That’s a remarkable accomplishment!  How many area teams do you know that won 25 games this...
  • Readers Write – You Make Camp a Success

    by - Jun 26, 2016
      I want to thank each and every one of you for your generous support again this year of the 2016 Matt Light Football Camp. I doubt I can properly express my appreciation for your financial...
  • Readers Write – Septic System Fees are Rubbish

    by - May 17, 2016
    Ohio Health Departments are rolling out Federal EPA mandates resulting in residents being forced to pay permit fees for ensuring their septic systems are functioning properly. The Darke County Health Department states that these permit fees...
  • Readers Write – It’s getting nice outside

    by - May 15, 2016
    Ah, May. It’s getting nicer outside. People are spending more time outdoors doing fun activities, and of course the much needed chores like taking care of the lawn. Warmer weather also means the motorcycle enthusiasts are...
  • Readers Write – Protecting Children is Utmost Concern

    by - May 15, 2016
    To the Editor: May is National Foster Care Month.  Every day my caseworkers at Darke County Children Services/Job and Family Services strive to protect children from abuse and neglect, stabilize families in crisis, and attempt to...
  • Readers Write – Heroin Dealer

    by - May 1, 2016
    I believe that anyone caught trafficking drugs in a school zone should be imprisoned immediately. Yet there was an article in your paper where a gentleman was caught doing this. FOR THE SECOND TIME IN ONE...
  • Readers Write – 5 Opinions: In Part

    by - Apr 14, 2016
    Part 1: Moving forward from our present time: using verbalism is the same dangerous situation happening today as the Nazis transforming their people. When using forward in politics is a (social move) and a (song) by...
  • Readers Write – Get Over Yourself

    by - Apr 12, 2016
    Dear County Commissioner Mike Stegall, Yes, I’m sure you’d prefer to be called “the real man’s man” Stegall or “defender of tramps” Stegall, or whatever else would satisfy your obvious lust for being recognized as the...
  • Readers Write – Huffman Supporter

    by - Mar 6, 2016
    There are a lot of people whom I have built a relationship with from my fortunate position in elective office.  In that time, I have met a handful of persons who stand out above the rest...
  • Readers Write – Support for Aultman

    by - Mar 6, 2016
    Our community. Our kids. What could be more important? As an active voter and a concerned member of the Darke County community, I would like to strongly endorse Matt Aultman for Darke County Commissioner. Having known...

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