If you don’t love this country, leave it

Let every nation know, Whether it wishes us well or ill, That we shall pay any price, Bear any burden, meet any Hardship, support any friend, Oppose a...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Schools should pause for prayer

To the editor:If there ever was a time that children needed to learn how to pray to the God of heaven, it is the time we are living in today.In the st...

November 8th, 2021 |  


Big thank you to uptown Hillsboro

It seems we are so quick to criticize, but very reluctant to give praise. I just want to say a big thank you to the uptown Hillsboro area for their ou...

September 27th, 2021 |  



Concerned with John Street fair traffic

Editor’s note — This letter was originally written to Wayne Bowman, a member of the gate committee at the Highland County Fair, before the...

September 23rd, 2021 |  


Your community needs your help

For the first time the local health systems across Athens, Fairfield, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson, Madison, Mason (W.Va.), Meigs, Noble, Pickaway, Ross, ...

September 13th, 2021 |  


To the editor:I would like to send a thank you. Our store, Town & Country, has some hard-working girls. Lisa and Debbie do a great job. You both m...

September 6th, 2021 |  


Solar projects are needed

To the editor:Dear sir, I was at the commissioners meeting on Aug. 25. I am Ted Jackson and I have wrote to you before. I am pro-solar and saw your re...

August 31st, 2021 |  


Taking care of herself

Dear sir,As for “Do your part, get a shot — every day more data surfaces on deaths and other ill effects from COVID-19 vaccines; not that ...

August 12th, 2021 |  


Tired of being told to get vaccinated

To the editor:This letter is directed to Jeff Gilliland about the Covid shot. Quite frankly, I’m sick and tired of being accused of making peopl...

August 11th, 2021 updated: August 11th, 2021. |  


Thanks for help following fire

Dear editor,Thank you for allowing me to publicly say thank you.On April 26th, our home was destroyed by fire. We lost everything. I want to thank she...

July 15th, 2021 |