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‘Except for’ prevailing thought

February 7, 2016 To the editor: As we thankfully enter the final year of this presidency, the Obama-Biden duo’s concern has changed to solidifying its legacy. more »»

Speaker will show how the left works

February 7, 2016 To the editor: You’ve already heard this — our country’s on the wrong path. And I can’t say I disagree, but in order to convey your point, you must first understand your opponent’s argument. more »»

Some issues rehashed

February 7, 2016 To the editor: Issues rehashed in 50 words or less, and chosen at random: ¯ The conservative pundits get so pumped up in what the Heritage and other conservative think tanks say, they can’t think fo... more »»

New bridge makes no sense

February 7, 2016 To the editor: This is regarding the proposed $130 million bridge that will cross the Ohio River between Brilliant and Wellsburg. more »»

Freedom of worship still under attack

January 31, 2016 To the editor: The freedom to worship God is at the center of the 2016 presidential election. more »»

Have your pet spayed or neutered

January 31, 2016 To the editor: Millions of healthy dogs and cats are being euthanized in the United States each year because there aren’t enough homes for them. more »»

Time to end bullying in school

January 31, 2016 To the editor: I am sitting here trying to think of how to write this article. I don’t understand how such traumatic things happen. more »»

Remember all victims of accident

January 31, 2016 To the editor: The accident on John Scott that happened Jan. 14 involving three people was very tragic. All of the people involved are extremely lucky to even be alive. more »»

Fix-a-thon helps cats

January 31, 2016 To the editor: On Jan. 14, there were reports about illegal trapping of cats in the city of Toronto. What makes the trapping illegal is the abandonment of those trapped cats to other locations. more »»

We need self-control

January 31, 2016 To the editor: We don’t need more gun control, what we need is more self-control. more »»

Blatt’s firing leaves questions

January 31, 2016 To the editor: Does the recent dismissal of David Blatt as head coach of the reigning National Basketball Association Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers, despite the fact that thus far... more »»

Whatever happened to good shows?

January 24, 2016 To the editor: When I was growing up, your television brought in four or five channels. They went on the air around 6 a.m., and off the air around 1 a.m. more »»

Right to work simply theft

January 24, 2016 To the editor: I have been reading a lot of information concerning right to work in the local papers. This also is referred to as the Workplace Freedom Ac. more »»

We should be able to protect ourselves

January 24, 2016 To the editor: Most gun control debates devolve into arguments about gun safety or hunting, but the real issue is whether or not we trust the citizens of our nation with deadly force. more »»

City residents are losing

January 24, 2016 To the editor: I’m writing about the city of Steubenville. We have about 18,500 people in the city, most of whom live on a fixed income. more »»

Proud of where we live

January 17, 2016 To the editor: I recently had a woman (who shall remain nameless) tell me that her son thanked her for not raising him in the Ohio Valley. My first reaction was shock, quickly followed by anger. more »»

Obama pushes things too far

January 17, 2016 To the editor: Hillary Clinton enjoys the support of ideologically-deluded feminism; as such, she’s a perfect example of the left’s hypocrisy. more »»

Legion Auxiliary thanks veterans

January 17, 2016 To the editor: On Dec. 8, our disabled veterans from area nursing homes arrived at American Legion Post 33 in Steubenvill. more »»

Not impressed with Obama

January 17, 2016 To the editor: Tears flowed from my eyes during President Obama’s last State of the Union speech. more »»

Harrison board makes a difference

January 17, 2016 To the editor: January is School Board Appreciation Month and I would like to commend the 2015-2016 members Debbie Kenny, Melvin Allen, Phil Madzia, Tracy Mattern, Judy Crawshaw. D.J. more »»

President spreads many lies

January 17, 2016 To the editor: Right around the time the State of the Union address was given on Tuesday, these events occurred: On Jan. more »»


WAR ROOM Movie Night at Finley February 28, 2016

Sunday, 2/28/16 WAR ROOM Movie Night Finley United Methodist Church, at 958 Lincoln Avenue in Steubenville, invites you to the WAR ROOM Movie Night. Sunday Evening, February 28th at 6:30pm. more »

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A quick memory for the Challenger

January 28, 2016 Time won't let me write much of a blog post about the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, but here's the memories: It was my first anniversary at the Herald-Star. more »

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