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Letters to the editor

Thank you for supporting Reds baseball camp

I want to officially thank everyone who contributed to the overwhelming success, and good old fashioned fun that was generated at last week’s 29th annual Cincinnati Reds Legends Youth Baseball/Softball Camp held at Vienna Rec Fields. The atmosphere was electric, and the fun and memories ...

Party of pretense

What is next? With our country in the chaos it is in now, inflation at 40-year high, illegal immigration highest ever and no plan to curb or slow down (Harris has not reported on the root causes). Gasoline prices beyond the reach of most Americans (and Biden says we need to get off our ...

Make the right move

The governor of Ohio recently signed a bill that would legalize arming teachers. The thought behind this ridiculous piece of insanity is that teachers could then protect their students from gunslingers who are looking to get their name in the headlines by murdering a bunch of kids in a ...

Less for more

Shrinkflation. There is finally a word for what I noticed years ago. The so-called half gallon of ice cream has been gone for years. A half gallon is 64 ounces. Some years ago, I noticed that the “half gallon” container of ice cream was now 48 ounces, a 25% drop in volume. I noticed the ...

Jesus wouldn’t fit in

I recently heard someone say “If Jesus walked this earth today, He would not fit in to either one of the political parties.” I couldn’t agree more. I don’t profess to have all of the answers. I’m just wondering if we have become so caught up in “rights” that we have lost some of ...

Love more

Last weekend, I was happy and fortunate to volunteer with Parkersburg Pride’s annual PrideFest celebration. I saw people of all ages, many in groups, and families of all sorts. I’ve been taught that family does not have to be biological; families are created through love, respect, and ...