Letters to the Editor

Union vote

Editor:Hello, Blue Collar workers of America: I'm writing this letter to the media for all of us.Who am I? Really, no one of any worldly standards, I'm a Christian first, an American second and a union supporter, third.First, let us deal with the issues facing our families regarding the ...

Vote for who?

Editor:I think its appalling that the Democratic headquarters for Columbiana County in Lisbon has not had yard signs for Clinton. First I was told that they would come out after the primary. After the primary I was told in a week. I've been told about every 10 days in a week.I talked with the ...

Greatness grows

Editor:Last week my sons and I attended a ceremony to commemorate the placement of a Blue Star Memorial marker in Malvern. On this occasion two very different groups were brought together by patriotism and a sense of duty.National Garden Clubs Inc. is the sponsor of the Blue Star Memorial ...

Non-believer

Editor:Most everyone has seen a liberal news report or heard the speech that Khizr Khan gave at the Democratic National Convention. Before Donald Trump said it, I said to my husband, look at his wife, she must not be allowed to talk. I am sure I am not the only woman out here thinking that.I ...

History lesson

Editor:A tear in my heart.A tear in my eye.The County Home, another "built to last" historic structure in the oldest town in the state of Ohio, soon to be gone ... perhaps to Atlanta, Georgia, where they are paying $1 per each soft red brick. They want their history back, and want it authentic. ...

A sign of class

Editor:I would like to start out by telling people how very appreciative we should be to have a recycling site in Columbiana. I have been recycling since the containers were placed there.Recently, I have been appalled by what people throw beside and between the bins. What a bunch of ignorant ...

It’s our America

Editor:I am and have always been a registered Democrat just like my mother and father was. I can say after seeing the movie "Hillary's America" I am ashamed of being a Democrat and voting twice for Obama.If you are African American, an immigrant, Hispanic or a Democrat planning on voting ...

For your health

Editor:There are a lot of headlines about what's going wrong with health care and how people are confused by all the changes that are happening. There are positive developments though. CAA Health, Behavioral Health, and Dental Centers support the continuing effort in Ohio to bring Medicaid ...

Fairly excellent

Editor:I would like to acknowledge the fine job that the Fair Board has done the past several years. There have been many improvements to the fairgrounds and it is a good thing for our community.This Fair Board has been the most active board in a long time. I too walk the fairgrounds everyday ...

Count him out

Editor:I have been a fairly loyal Democrat for most of my life. However, some years, such as this year, I cannot support the presidential candidate.Hillary Clinton has done little to earn my respect. She has a history of changing her views for political reasons and misleading the public. She ...