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Prestera benefit greatly appreciated

Editor:

On behalf of the Board of Directors, management team and the Prestera Foundation, I want to thank the community for its wonderful support of “A Tropical Escape: A Benefit for Prestera,” on Sept. 27.

With the...

Prestera benefit greatly appreciated

Editor:

On behalf of the Board of Directors, management team and the Prestera Foundation, I want to thank the community for its wonderful support of “A Tropical Escape: A Benefit for Prestera,” on Sept. 27.

With the...

Delegate who knows Mooney will be proud to vote for him

Editor:

The recent column by former Maryland Delegate Sue Hecht (D-Frederick County) about West Virginia congressional candidate Alex X. Mooney left out the rest of the story, including that Hecht previously was bested by Mooney in an...

Tolliver leaves a legacy of helping children

Tolliver leaves a legacy of helping children

Editor:

Our community has lost a fine humanitarian in the passing of Benjamin Toliver Jr., or “Ben Jr.” He and his family have touched so many lives in a meaningful way!

His...

Woody Hawley series at Clay Center at gem

Woody Hawley series at Clay Center a gem

Editor:

When the Woody Hawley concerts were canceled last year by the Clay Center, we inquired about the reason. We were told that this event did not live up to the expectations of the Clay Center...

Voting for Capito can be bad four your health

Voting for Capito can be bad for your health

Editor:

According to Wannabe Senator Shelley Moore Capito’s website, “She was instrumental in the establishment of Medicare Part D, a program that now provides prescription drug...

Ads against Nick Casey are full of lies

Ads against Nick Casey are full of lies

Editor:

I’ve been involved in the political process all of my adult life. Never have I heard such a blatant lie as the most recent paid political advertisement against Nick Casey for Congress. ...

Don’t expect leadership on climate change from Capito

Capito won’t lead on climate change

Editor:

I am alarmed by the sputter coming out of the Capito camp.

What does Shelley Moore Capito actually think (or believe … or want us to hear)...

Don’t trade Rahall for a new model

Don’t trade Rahall for a new model

Editor:

After the Rahall and Jenkins debate I realized a kinship between politics and automobiles. “Back in the day” cars were introduced to the public in September. When dealers had...

Anti-tax Norquist could learn from W.Va. school boards

Editor:

I found Grover Norquist’s statements in your newspaper extremely revealing. Among other points, Norquist, the famous anti-tax advocate, revealed how little he knows about taxes.

He could learn from any county board of ...

W.Va. should reduce elections to one, pave roads

Editor:

Looks like your paper would be willing to endorse the third party idea of only having one election. This saving could and should be used for repaving the roads in West Virginia. The only ones that would lose are those that live by ...

Thousands of West Virginians benefit from Affordable Care Act

Editor:

Tens of thousands of people in West Virginia now have health insurance as the result of the Affordable Care Act. This must be seen as a big step forward. Medicare for all would have been much better, but this helps many.

For ...

AEP must address infrastructure for rate hike

Editor:

It is important that people speak out during the AEP rate increase hearing before the Public Service Commission.

Power outage in severe weather is inevitable. Clearing right-of -ways and the replacement and realignment of utility...

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