Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We need more fiscal watchdogs

Commentary

The St. Joseph township advisory board race currently has 12 candidates in the Republican primary. With everyone living busy lives, it is easy to overlook this race. But this race is important. The Township currently has a budget of $1.5 million that includes township assistance, fire ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Abba House will be missed by reader

Commentary

I was sorry to read in your paper that the Abba House on North Anthony Blvd. was closing down after so many years. For the past 14 years, they have been such a blessing to me as I purchased many wonderful books and other items to enrich my faith. Dennis and the other staff helped to encourage ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Political yard signs accomplish very little

Commentary

Can people just please give up the political yard sign madness? If people are really voting for whose name they see the most then how ridiculous is that? The signs are annoying and are a great way to pollute the earth while accomplishing nothing at the same time. I plan on voting for the people ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The chameleons of election season

Commentary

We didn’t talk “politics” at our kitchen table growing up, so it took me a while to realize that most politicians were in office for personal gain. Recently, I have developed a keener eye for recognizing Statehouse chameleons who promise one thing then do another. Sen. Travis Holdman ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: None of the above for GOP State Senate race

Commentary

I note that all three Republican candidates for the Senate race are scrambling to discredit each other. Two in suits and one in “working clothes” According to all three, none of them are qualified to be elected. I know nothing of where they stand on the more important issues.. Cardboard ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gun rights do not go down party lines

Commentary

I just joined the NRA thanks to that crazy gun grabbing liberal Courtney Tritch. Who saw her yelling down at the Courthouse a few weeks ago about taking our guns? I don’t know who she thinks she is but this democrat sure won’t be voting for her! — Jim Potter, Huntington

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reader unhappy with Facebook commenting

Commentary

When the News-Sentinel moved online, the old private comment system went bye-bye. But deciding on Facebook Comments must have involved thinking such as “Hey, we like the advantage of getting real names of commenters and maybe we can eliminate the need for monitoring posts” — but whatever ...