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God has angels everywhere

February 15, 2015 We were eating at the Dutch Pantry in Williamstown on Monday about noon. A gentleman saw us giving God thanks for our food and he came over to our booth and commented. more »»

Wanton destruction for profits

February 8, 2015 I must respond to Jonah Goldberg’s column “Saudis open window for Obama.” Mr. Goldberg states, “... more »»

Food pantry help appreciated

February 8, 2015 I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Marietta community for their support of the Marietta Community Food Pantry in 2014, especially through the holiday season. more »»

A productive trip

February 8, 2015 Today, I write this letter of gratitude to Mayor Lorentz, Mayor Matthews, Mayor Newell, and Mayor Rapp for traveling to North Dakota with the objective of research and preparation. more »»

Benefit help appreciated

February 8, 2015 Many thanks to all who contributed to the benefit for the Cale family on Jan. 24 at the Lubeck Community Center. It was a big success because of your generosity. more »»

Ohio EPA’s ‘flawed report’

February 8, 2015 The last shred of evidence supporting the $18,400, per household, tax that the Ohio EPA is leveling on Devola for an unwanted sewage system was called into sharp question on Jan. more »»

A bad place to cross street

February 8, 2015 Someone is going to die. Do I have your attention? Good. Every weekday morning I drive South past Camden-Clark Hospital on my way to work. more »»

Wallowing in political mud

February 8, 2015 Most people want a great community and one that functions through high principles and value. more »»

Truth, honesty and facts

February 8, 2015 For the past six years, Lawrence Wilson has written letters to the city or the editor expressing his opinions on how the world should be. more »»

Robbing people at the pump

February 8, 2015 On Feb. 3, about 10 a.m., I noticed the price of gas went up from $2.05 to $2.35 a gallon. Around 6:30 p.m. it was back down to $2.05. (That was price gouging. more »»

Composting our way to food

February 8, 2015 Hats off to our local officials who traveled to Minot, N.D., to examine the challenges those folks are facing due to oil and gas exploratio. more »»

Oppose the voter ID bill

February 8, 2015 In the Jan. more »»

Leave the families out of it

February 8, 2015 As I read the Jan. 27 edition of The Parkersburg News and Sentinel I came across the police reports as usual. more »»

Agreeing with President Obama

February 1, 2015 Did you miss me? With the holidays, a four-day hospital stay, and still fighting pneumonia, I haven’t been able to compose my thoughts. I did stay up for President Obama’s State of the Union messag. more »»

Beware of the pity party

February 1, 2015 Did you listen to the exalted leader say he and his cronies want to steal more money from those who have to give to those they decided did not have enough? Do you know that $22 trillion has been... more »»

The USPS in two-wheel drive

February 1, 2015 If it seems like your mail is not being delivered as consistently as in the past, you might be right. As of about three weeks ago, the U.. more »»

Credibility to their concerns

February 1, 2015 Councilwoman Nancy Wilcox’s statement quoted in the Jan. more »»

Who wants a change in law?

February 1, 2015 It has come to my attention and is now a matter of record that Delegate John Overington has some level of sponsorship of legislation that seeks to modify or repeal prevailing wage law. more »»

Drivers need to pay attention

February 1, 2015 I agree with the recent article about the lack of driver safety at crosswalks in Marietta. Not only does it extend to school zones, but drivers do not yield in shopping centers either. more »»

Seeing, hearing, saying nothing

February 1, 2015 I have lost all faith in the news media. I have subscribed to The Parkersburg News for 40 years, and if I thought it would do any good, I would cancel my subscription. more »»



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