Letter written to NFL Commissioner

With the Cleveland Browns in the news recently for several players taking a knee during the National Anthem, The Early Bird/Bluebag Media chose to...

Readers Write – Transparency in Government

Editor: In the Sunday, July 9, edition of The Early Bird there was an article calling attention to the action of the United States House...

Readers Write – State of the Heart’s Incredible Work

The Paul Dickey Family would like to thank the State of the Heart Hospice and especially the State of the Heart Care Center staff...

Readers Write – Thanks for Awareness

I would like to thank the Town and Country Players of Versailles for bringing awareness of the importance to adopt shelter pets during the...

Readers Write – Advocating for Net Neutrality

Keep Our Internet Free – Net Neutrality has been a political issue gaining traction during Obama’s Presidency and has recently seen a boom in...

Readers Write – GPD Chief Supports Dispatch

To the citizens of Greenville: The Greenville Police Department is in full support of keeping the Police and Fire Dispatch center serving the citizens of...

Readers Write – Calling on Darke Co. Communities

Entering its second year of service, Empowering Darke County Youth programs are growing. The ability to serve the increasing demand for help, however, is...

Readers Write – American Health Care Act      

Thank you for allowing me to share my concern of the health care debate happening in Washington.  It’s important that readers understand that even...

Readers Write – Greenville ECO’s urge city to keep dispatch

GREENVILLE – The Greenville Police and Fire Emergency Communications Operators (ECOs) as part of the Local IAFF 1101 Firefighters Union would like to address...

Readers Write – Trust

I needed strawberries for my Niece's birthday pie and a sign; "STRAWBERRIES" pulled me right in.  Just as I arrived and the newly picked...

Readers Write – Be kind, but don’t fall for trap

As this time of year rolls around, we begin seeing more and more of The Church of God - the women with long dresses,...

Readers Write – Proud to have Share in Meeting

On March 25, 2017 at 1 p.m. Historic Heritage Hall, of New Madison, was proud to have shared in the presentation of the 50th...

Readers Write – Supporting Council Members

To the editor, I am writing this letter about the upcoming election for Greenville city Council. There are 2 incumbents on the ballot, Tracy Tryon and...

Readers Write – What is a Life Worth?

Editor, After reading the Versailles Board of Education March Meeting Highlights, I would like to respond to their justification of NOT putting seat belts on...

Readers Write – Chance to see Coach Holtz

To the Editor: The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Darke and Shelby counties will benefit from a unique fundraising program April 27 when legendary football...

Readers Write – Erwin….Still Not Open

I see the unoccupied Erwin Brothers location several times a week and think that it is absolutely amazing that they have made a substantial...

Readers Write – City Opposes Legislation

The Governor of the State of Ohio recently released an outline of the proposed budget which contained centralized collection of municipal income tax, for...

Readers Write – Fries Deserves Credit

It was a wonderful ceremony yesterday at the ribbon cutting/open house for the wonderful new K-8 Greenville School. Many people worked very hard to...

Readers Write – Thanks to Community & Doug Fries

Our community’s new K-8 GCS building became a reality with many people working together for the common good of a new state of the...

Readers Write – Ashamed & Appalled at Some Darke Countians

Thank you, Cheryl Stafford, for your insightful letter to the editor of Feb. 26, 2017, regarding the fearful reaction many people have towards anything...