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Our government is infected

August 30, 2015 To the editor: Considering the events lately imposed against Christian morality, one must surmise that the whole of the federal government is infected with the Erasing belief that religious doctrine... more »»

Trump knows where he stands

August 30, 2015 To the editor: Loud, proud Donald Trump is the “fair-haired boy” of this election cycle, rolling along with 32 percent against the other candidates, the closest of which being bland, milquetoast... more »»

Dogs deserve our protection

August 30, 2015 To the editor: Chaining dogs is an old habit and a still-too-common practice in our area, especially in our rural area. more »»

Post 573 wants you

August 30, 2015 To the editor: All veterans who do not belong to a veterans organization known as the American Legion now have the opportunity join one of the premiere American Legions in Ohio. more »»

Retirement savings troubling

August 30, 2015 To the editor: Bernie Sanders, the independent sensation from Vermont, requested that the General Accounting office do a study on the retirement savings of America. more »»

Fair buyers are missing

August 30, 2015 To the editor: Another year has closed on the Jefferson County Fair and I find it very disheartening the low turnout for our youth in Jefferson County for the livestock sale. more »»

Remember: Vote for yourself

August 30, 2015 To the editor: For many years, the corporate structure in this country beat the drums in favor of deregulatio. more »»

Trump not very presidential

August 30, 2015 To the editor: How is it that the current frontrunner for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, real estate mega-mogul Donald Trump, continues to defy conventional wisdom by taking full advantage of... more »»

Mingo distribution was a success

August 29, 2015 To the editor: The Mingo Social Services distribution of school supplies and food was a great success. Thanks to the many generous people in the Ohio Valley and friends from all over the count. more »»

Thanks for help with rally

August 29, 2015 To the editor: The Urban Mission would like to extend its sincerest gratitude to all sponsors and supporters of the annual Back-to-School Giveaway held Aug. more »»

Still seeking help for animals

August 29, 2015 To the editor: On June 28, I wrote a letter to the editor about abandoned animals on Rush Run (”Abandoned cats need your help.”) I then wrote a letter to the Jefferson County commissioners. more »»

Remember to protect yourself

August 29, 2015 To the editor: I walked into my house on July 23 and caught a man and a woman trying to steal our television. They ran out the front door, and I confronted them in my front yard. more »»

Donation to charity needed

August 23, 2015 To the editor: To the person who found my credit card several years ago and used it, I forgive you. You should make a donation to some charity — as much as you can — to make up for it. more »»

Protecting those who protect us

August 23, 2015 To the editor: I am very pleased to hear that Follansbee Council has passed a resolution in support of keeping the production of America’s defense equipment right here in the United States of... more »»

Scramble helps Capital Health

August 23, 2015 To the editor: On behalf of Capital Health Services, which includes Carriage Inn of Cadiz, Carriage Inn of Steubenville, Gables Care Center, Sunnyslope Nursing Home and Carriage Inn Home Care, I wis... more »»

Having a family requires sacrifice

August 23, 2015 To the editor: There has been a lot of discussion on social media and among friends regarding the clothing vouchers. This is the problem as I see it: I have no issue with helping the needy. more »»

Pope preaches social justice

August 23, 2015 To the editor: Pope Francis is coming to America, invited by House Speaker John Boehner to speak before Congress. Fox News will be listening, ready to praise every word spoken by the pop. more »»

Afternoon was uplifting

August 23, 2015 To the editor: “I want the white quilt with hearts on it. I wondered if they all had her name and date on them.” I placed my bid for No. 16 and returned to my seat as the crowd gathered. more »»

Questions about price of fuel

August 23, 2015 To the editor: This is to inform the citizens of Ohio. Our gas prices have gone from $2.29 to $2.89 in two weeks. A gallon of gas should be $1.73, plus 49 cents in tax, or $2. more »»

Reasons to not keep dogs chained

August 23, 2015 To the editor: Here are excuses for chained “outside” dogs: “My dog likes it outside.” Dogs feel temperatures just like humans. He wants to be with you, in the warmth of your home. more »»

Questions about Mid-East remain

August 16, 2015 To the editor: An editorial several Sundays ago repeated the lie that it was faulty intelligence that led to the disastrous and illegal invasion of Iraq. more »»


Roots Conference September 21, 2015

Led by Ohio local, Farmer Lee Jones, a pioneer in the sustainable agricultural movement, and game changings chefs like Columbus native, Curtis Duffy, Barbara Lynch, Seamus Mullen, Gavin Kaysen and Edward Lee, the third annual Roots Conference brings together food enthusiasts from across the countr... more »

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Take your Young Eagle to fly

August 26, 2015 My brother, the Home Office in Wichita, answered my question about how some steelworker's kid from Steubenville decided to go into aviation by saying the airplanes flying into the airport at... more »

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