Why are gun owners being condemned while the doctors, lawyers and judges who were responsible for letting people with histories of violent acts out on the street to kill are allowed to continue letting more out? They get off with an "Oops, we were wrong."
It's interesting that most of the states with the lowest divorce rates in the U.S. are Democratic states and most of the states with the highest divorce rates are Republican states. More evidence that Republican claims that they are more conservative, moral and Christian are false.
Would Kanawha County please loan their service personnel to Putnam County? Kanawha County Schools really got the sewer pipe issue straightened out at Midland Trail in a hurry, and at Scott Teays in Putnam County, we've been dealing with sewer gas for months and no one has fixed it yet. Students and teachers walk through a cloud of it on a daily basis.
I for one am happy that Saturday mail service will finally end. I see no reason to continue it .... It is silly to complain about something that we only need because we are used to having it. Stopping Saturday mail delivery is smart business and makes good sense.
If background checks are required for private sales, then the government will be able to track every firearm from the time it is manufactured, and confiscate them at will.
Let's create another award. On a wooden platform, place a tin column and, at the top of the column, place a sheet of sandpaper. We'll call it the Gritty. We will award the Gritty to the most irritating commercial of the year.
Hunting, sport, and self-defense are good reasons to own a gun. However, just because someone is a law-abiding gun owner doesn't mean that at some future point, that same person can't suffer depression, dementia, deep outrage, or be careless about locking up their weapons. The mathematical odds of ... [violence] greatly increase when guns are readily available in the home.
It is not up to a sheriff, or any other law enforcement officer ... to interpret our Constitution. Nor is it within the purview of any citizen or official, elected or appointed, to determine which laws are to be enforced and which are not. The interpretation of the laws is left to the judicial branch of local, state, and national government.To put a quote from your fawning Feb. 5 editorial on Hillary Clinton in context, "As secretary of state, she helped eliminate Libyan dictator Gaddhafi." Thereby, [she helped] spread weapons and create instability across ... Africa. Since when is the Gazette a fan of needless war? Oh, right, when it's done by a Democrat.