Letters to the Editor

What integrity?

Editor: Kris Kobach, vice chairman of Mr. Trump’s newly formed commission, the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, sent a request to all 50 states asking them to provide “voter data.” This request wants the voters’ full names, including middle names, addresses, ...

Divine comedy

Editor: How do we explain the laughter and applause of the audiences who listen to the filthy and agenda driven hate of Stephen Colbert and Kathy Griffin? It is because they are conditioned to laugh much like Pavlov’s dog who salivated when he heard the bell and then was given a ...

Letters to the editor

The Morning Journal welcomes readers’ contributions for inclusion in the Letters to the Editor column. All letters must be signed (a typewritten name will not suffice) and must include a full address and telephone number for verification. Letters should be typewritten and be 500 words or ...

The right direction

Editor: As a parent myself, I know how hard it is to raise children in this day and age and in this area. I had lots of anxiety raising a family of six rambunctious boys. I had to ask some very important questions. What kind of adults will they become? Will they be ready to face the ...

Stonemetz golf may be at an end

Editor: Twenty years ago, Jerry Bailey and Dale Snyder talked about doing something to help East Palestine Social Concern raise money. In 1998, the Stonemetz Golf Outing was started. In 2014, Dale passed away and Jerry continued the project, with some help from George Montgomery. Jerry ...

Not the place for intrusion

Editor: To city of Columbiana — if you were not aware, your appointed and some of your elected officials have determined that you are not capable of rational thought, now it seems that the location to which you choose to plant a garden is something that is worthy of government intrusion. ...

Questioning medical marijuana

Editor: In the past weeks, we have read several articles in the local newspapers as well as others within the region that individuals are looking to develop a medical marijuana cultivation facility or agricultural area within the Salem and/or surrounding areas. Individuals have completed ...

Remembering those we lost

Editor: In 1962, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, through a joint resolution of Congress, established Peace Officers Memorial Day, beginning May 15, 1963. He also established May 15 of each year and the calendar week May 15 occurs as National Police Week. May 15 is a vitally important ...

Key-rect

Editor: How did all this political correctness nonsense get started anyhow? The PETA kooks are plucking lobsters from the tanks in restaurants and setting them free in the ocean. Michael Bloomberg has spent $150 million trying to shut down coal-fired power plants. Supervisors of the school ...

Center’s need for a fire levy

Editor: On Feb. 13, 2016, Center Township suffered the loss of its building and all of its equipment, except for the backhoe and police cruiser, to a fire. The Board of Center Township went to work with the help of our community and completely rebuilt our township. Now we have a wonderful ...