NSA remains very secretive
July 28, 2013 To the editor: At 12:01 on the morning of Nov. 4, 1952, a new federal agency was born. Unlike other such bureaucratic births, however, this one arrived in silence. more »»
A Fourth of July memory
July 21, 2013 To the editor: Fireworks rain from the sky, burgers and dogs sizzle on the grill, gunpowder coats the air with smokey familiarity, and families gather in the sun to retell hilarious stories. more »»
Continuing to destroy Constitution
July 21, 2013 To the editor: Here’s what our Constitutional scholar president has done to destroy our Constitution. We have to take his word that he’s a scholar since we can’t view his transcripts. more »»
Questions about Beatty Park
July 14, 2013 To the editor: During a recent stop at Beatty Park, often called one of the most beautiful spots in the city, maybe the only one nowadays, I couldn’t help but notice that near the entrance, a large... more »»
What would Jesus do?
July 14, 2013 To the editor: I think of all of the questions that I have heard in my lifetime, and the one that comes to mind so often is, “What would Jesus do?” With our faith being attacked so adamantly, it is... more »»
Thanks for help with pageant
July 14, 2013 To the editor: I am the 17-year-old daughter of Heather and Steven Lucas of Steubenville and was chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Ohio Teen Pageant held the weekend of June... more »»
Hamilton will be missed
July 14, 2013 To the editor: This letter is in remembrance of Bob Hamilton, who died recently. Bones Hamilton was one of my heroes. I admired his zest for life. He lived it well, but above all, he shared it well. more »»
What’s happening to our country?
July 14, 2013 To the editor: American citizens are asking — What is happening to our country and what exactly are our elected representatives doing to prevent our liberties and prosperity from being taken from us... more »»
An investigation or diversion?
July 7, 2013 To the editor: As I read through the collection of odd thought processes, completely made up “facts” and conspiracy theories that are proven baseless one after another, it becomes painfully obvious... more »»
Memories of a life well lived
July 7, 2013 To the editor: On June 10, my husband, John DiCarlo passed away. He had been very ill for the last two years and had spent many days and weeks in and out of the hospital. more »»
Questions about prescriptions
July 7, 2013 To the editor: There are so many people charged with prescription drugs, they either use them to get high or they sell them to get something stronge. more »»
Manchin not representing W.Va.
July 7, 2013 To the editor: So, the Obama administration is laying a smokescreen now to cover its many recent scandals — allowing four United States citizens to be murdered in Benghazi (the resulting delay and... more »»
Questions about using Lincoln
July 6, 2013 To the editor: In response to the letter “Timely thoughts for America” (June 30), I must be in dreamland to read a letter quoting Abraham Lincoln and all his great kindness toward us all. more »»
Border security must be solid
July 6, 2013 To the editor: More than 100 Ohio groups presented House Speaker John Boehner’s office with a letter outlining serious concerns about the so-called amnesty bill that recently passed in the Senate. more »»
Animals should be better protected
June 30, 2013 To the editor: I cannot figure out why a person can go to jail if his or her dog kills a person, but will only get a small fine if the dog kills someone’s pet. more »»
Timely thoughts for America
June 30, 2013 To the editor: I ran across the following quote attributed to Abe Lincoln, and in researching the quote found that it was misattributed to Lincoln and actually came from William J.H. Boetcker in 1916. more »»