Letters to the Editor

Stop the hate — promote unity

To the editor: Anger, hatred, nastiness and bullying won the presidential election for Donald Trump. I pray that we never again have such a nasty election campaign. Trump revved up millions of followers all over the USA with anger and hatred. The Republican Convention last summer promoted ...

Thanks to all who voted

To the editor: Thank you to all those who voted in this year’s election, and an even bigger thank you to the people who got off the sidelines to take an active role in knocking on doors and making phone calls to make a difference. A special congratulations to my mom, Judge Lisa ...

Democrats need to own loss

To the editor: At this writing, angry millennials and other liberal elements are throwing tantrums and rioting, distraught that their candidate was unable to steal the national election, the way she did the nomination. Ridiculous — in some colleges, classes and important tests have ...

Looking at future under Trump

To the editor: Predicting the future under Trumpitis: I look for Donald Trump to hang around his Manhattan tower and have folks come over and bow down and kiss his ring as he dispenses favors and appointments to his administration, not acting like a presidential kind, but more like a ...

Deplorables have won

To the editor: We deplorables have won. Despite predictions made by pollsters and talk from the mainstream media that Hillary Clinton would easily win the election, the deplorables have won. The sandcastles erected in the sky by the media talking heads have all come crashing down. Now ...

Let’s keep area clean

To the editor: On Saturday, the city of Steubenville will hold a bulk trash collection on Pleasant Heights. This is an opportunity for landlords and tenants to examine and evaluate your property assets and dispose of items that are no longer needed such as mattresses, furniture, weeds, ...

Keep your eyes on God

To the editor: I don’t have a television, but I do have a radio and I’ve been hearing so much about how people have been celebrating this big win by the Cubs. The thing I hear about is this — people just parade the streets over this. It blows my mind when things happen like this ...

Weir cheerleaders off to states

To the editor: Congratulations to the Weir High cheerleaders on their first-place finish in the WVSSAC Region 1, Class Class AA cheering competition held Nov. 5 at Wheeling Park High School. The Weir High cheering squad competed against nine other teams comprising Region 1 and was ...

2016 memorable for Cleveland fans

To the editor: As a longtime fan of Cleveland professional sports teams, I must admit that I was quite disappointed on Nov. 2 when the Cleveland Indians were defeated by the Chicago Cubs in 10 innings in the seventh and deciding game of the 2016 World Series, and, as a result, the Tribe ...

Architect happy with Towers

To the editor: I would like to commend the Jefferson County commissioners for their foresight in purchasing and renovating the Towers Building into a space that the community can be proud to call its own. I was the architect for the renovations and know the building firsthand. The ...