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OPINION May 28, 2016

Many conditions negatively impacting America today
Dear Editor,
The storms of life cause tides to mount even to the point of overwhelming us with tragedy, turmoil, and deeply rooted fears.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Is 'chillier' right word?
I have a comment and question on the use of a word in an article in the May 19 Plain Dealer: the wind made the temperature "feel even chillier." Is the temperature chillier, more chilly or more chilled?
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

'Waiting with bated breath' for transformation at CSL
I would like to respond to the letter to the editor from Larry Greathouse, the attorney for Michael T. Miller (the court-appointed receiver at Country Squire Lakes). (Re: "Attor­ney rebuts allegations," May 12.)
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

This vote is not for sale
I have written about many things to your newspaper in the past.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Innocent suffer during road dispute
This is an open letter to all city, county and state elected officials serving Jennings County and the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT).
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

CSL resident: I'm suing
Due to the homeowners association providing no services to the residents of Country Squire Lakes, I've had to take care of the road and side ditches near my home since 2003.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Attorney rebuts allegations
I am an attorney representing Michael T. Miller who is the court-appointed receiver for Country Squire Lakes Community Association, Inc. Indiana law is clear that the residents of Country Squire Lakes are required to pay their dues and assessments.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Changes needed to fix America's election process
I am sorry this is how I see our current election cycle. If the remaining presidential candidates on either side of the political spectrum are the best we can find out of 318 million American citizens, we are in desperate need of help.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Looking out for the poor is not just a religious activity
The care for the poor is not just a religious activity. Civil society looks after the poor, or the potentially poor, through social welfare programs such as Social Security, Aid to Dependent Children, Sec­tion Eight housing, minimum wage laws and the like.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

We are not electing a savior
We live in a constitutional republic. The Founding Fathers consciously established the United States of America on Judeo-Christian principles.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Food and the environment
With the 47th annual observance of Earth Day last Friday, April 22, this is a great time to explore more effective ways of slowing climate change and conserving Earth's natural resources for future generations.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Legislator disputes April 21 letter
Once again, I must respond to yet another letter to the editor full of misinformation. (Re: "Legis­lator misses opportuni-
ties," April 21.) Robin Ramp addressed some education issues and I would like to present the actual facts.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Bernie is getting 'Bern'ed
Is Bernie Sanders a wimp? The coronation of Hillary Clinton by the Democratic Party was decided from day one and Bernie simply goes through the motions of campaigning and does not fight to win.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Legislator misses opportunities
State Rep. Jim Lucas isn't sharing all the facts. In a recent column he wrote: "... The ISTEP was the only test that met the federal requirements." He implies that legislators had few choices because of the federal constraints of No Child Left Behind.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

We must assume our responsibility as citizens
Dear Editor,
May and November have not always been months of celebration. In our younger years it was usually a struggle to find the money to pay the taxes, even though when we moved to Jennings County taxes went down.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Where are NVHS trophies?
This is more of a question than a comment. (Re: "50 years ago: Mighty NVHS Panthers," March 17.)
Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Bathroom humor and irony
Fond memories of a urinal trough? (Re: "$125K restroom at fairgrounds," The Sun, April 5.)
Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Former officials proud of their jobs
We are writing this as there have been false accusations made (North Vernon Sun, March 15, 2016) of not having things balanced in the Jennings County Treasurer's Office in the 28 years that I was employed there.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Who is the enemy here?
My letter is about my heartfelt concerns over the nonstop arguing between Cruz versus Trump supporters.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Ringing forth justice
Dear Editor,
This is a special problem in arrest and jailing.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

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