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Common Core gambles with students’ lives

Common Core gambles with students’ lives

Editor:

Re: “Editorial: ‘Aginners’ afraid of educational success” (March 4): You lament that West Virginia would be wasting much time, money, and effort by...

Common Core gambles with students’ lives

Common Core gambles with students’ lives

Editor:

Re: “Editorial: ‘Aginners’ afraid of educational success” (March 4): You lament that West Virginia would be wasting much time, money, and effort by...

Test public students less, legislators more

Test public students less, legislators more

Editor:

Politicians have always faced charges of hypocrisy, but this year’s West Virginia Legislature went to great lengths to prove the suspicion.

Start with how they got elected,...

Funding free clinics would help well-being

Funding free clinics would help well-being

Editor:

There was an alarming item in the paper telling us that West Virginia ranks last in “Well-Being” and is the sixth year in a row that we have had this ranking. As our...

Israel has nothing to gain by pullback

Israel has nothing to gain by pullback

Editor:

Your editorial of March 16 headlined, “Hate,” described the revival of anti-Semitism in Europe and explained its 1,000-year-old history.

Regarding the European continent,...

Letter: Academy Awards suffer from Liberal bias

Academy Awards suffers from Liberal bias

Editor:

Watching the Academy Awards for the last time, we not only saw political liberal corruption taking place but we also witnessed racism being performed at its all-time best on national TV. The ...

Letter: Vaccinations also improved country’s health

Vaccinations also improved country’s health

Editor:

In James A. Haught’s article, “The pace quickens ... ” (March 1), he attributes the longevity increase of the 20th century,...

Letter: Tort reform won’t help average citizen

Tort reform won’t help average citizen

Editor:

I am writing in response to John McFerrin’s commentary. I am so thankful that someone has come forward in protest of tort reform, because it is bad news for West Virginians. I...

Letter: Eating less meat, dairy improves health of people and planet

Eating less meat, dairy saves lives and planet

Editor:

The U.S. Advisory Panel on Dietary Guidelines has finally mustered the courage to recommend that Americans eat less meat and dairy products. And not just to lower our risk of heart...

Letter: Family is happy with Cabell Health Care facility

Cabell Health Care facility gets good marks

Editor:

My mother has been in Cabell Health Care facility for 16 months. I have nothing but praise for her care. I couldn’t have given her care as good as she has gotten there. The staff...

Letter: Concealed carry bill will hurt business, make area unsafe

Concealed carry bill will make area unsafe

Editor:

I am a retired teacher who currently does the Handgun Safety classes in Kanawha County and many surrounding counties. I am an NRA-certified instructor who is well respected by local law...

Letter: West Virginia must fight to protect its clean water

West Virginia must fight to protect clean water

Editor:

We are indeed a strong and resourceful people. In past years our trust in our elected officials have not always produced legislation in our best interest.

Now people are...

Letter: McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center makes residents feel at home

McDowell nursing home makes residents feel at home

Editor:

In July 2012, my mother, after a prolonged illness and hospital stay, elected to receive rehabilitative services at McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Gary, West...

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