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Clintons' long list of scandals

July 10, 2016 We keep hearing about Hillary Clinton’s email scandals, but some readers may have forgotten, or younger readers, not heard of, the Clinton scandals of the 1990s. more »»

Thank you for the help

July 10, 2016 A big thank you. I was recently — January 2016 — diagnosed with breast cancer. I have been through chemotherapy and am now starting radiation. more »»

Don't give to panhandlers

July 10, 2016 The panhandlers in our area are not helping promote tourism here. Tourism helps our state! Please quit giving these panhandlers money only to buy alcohol and drugs. more »»

Just say no to the fire fee

July 10, 2016 Oppose the fire fee, Wood County voters. Fill out the form in today’s or tomorrow’s paper and send it to the address shown. more »»

Rethinking Republicans

July 3, 2016 Recently saw Paul Ryan interviewed: After fielding several questions about Trump and the GOP effort to railroad him, he concluded by saying “My purpose is to see that Hillary does not get elected... more »»

Fireworks rules are nonsense

July 3, 2016 A member of my neighborhood home owners association told me last week that a new retail store was opening next to her backyard for the sole purpose of selling fireworks. more »»

Focusing on wrong projects

July 3, 2016 I was looking at my Souvenir Pass for the opening of the Memorial Toll Bridge Jan. more »»

Kudos to our veterans

July 3, 2016 I was in Walmart the other day and met a remarkable young man who bought close to $1,000 worth of cat/dog food and supplies, to take to the Humane Society in Marietta to help with all the abused... more »»

Stop giving to beggars

July 3, 2016 I agree that Parkersburg has a serious problem with beggars and it is getting wors. more »»

False conclusions on guns

July 3, 2016 On the June 26, editorial page there was a letter written by Russ Bowers titled “The NRA’s Influence.” Mr. more »»

Add to Water Protection Plan

July 3, 2016 While the Parkersburg Water Group is making plans to protect the source water, it would be a good time to look at the elephant in the room — The Willow Island Power Plant sludge pond, which is... more »»

Misleading language on guns

July 3, 2016 So Russ Bowers in his letter to the editor wants to question the sanity, intelligence and motivation of those who feel the need to own “assault” weapons. In your eyes we are all insane .. more »»

A possible solution

July 3, 2016 I have an idea that might help work on the illegal alien problem in our country. 1) Any illegal alien could go to the nearest Immigration and Naturalization office to register as an illegal alie. more »»

Thank you to the MOV

July 3, 2016 The Belpre Lions Club would like to thank the Mid-Ohio Valley for their generous contributions in donating items and money for the care packages to local military overseas. more »»

Ignorance on climate change is irrational

June 27, 2016 I was having lunch with my 20-year-old son the other day. He lives in Boone County and goes to community college in Logan. We were talking about climate change and Obama’s war on coa. more »»

Be alert to scam

June 27, 2016 A few moments ago I answered my phone to hear a young man’s voice asking for “Gran’ma. more »»

Set rules for beggars

June 26, 2016 It is bad enough that visitors to our area are met by beggars as they get off I-77 or cross the toll bridge from Ohio. more »»

End the NRA's influence

June 26, 2016 It’s official: The NRA owns most Republican congressmen and women, and a few Democrats as well. Look at the data. NRA contributions to GOP congressmen are in the millions of dollar. more »»

Common ground in parties

June 26, 2016 Recently I spoke on the phone with West Virginia House of Delegates member Mike Azinger, seeking information on the potential effects of revenue loss to West Virginia counties since individuals are... more »»

Morrisey deserves support

June 26, 2016 I met Patrick Morrisey at a public meeting forum in St. Marys during his first campaign. more »»

 
 
 

 

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