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Public invited to nights at museum

March 27, 2016 Dear Editor, The Underground Railroad Museum of Flushing is growing. I am committed to assisting it to no longer be Belmont County’s “Best Kept Secret.” I grew up right outside Flushing. more »»

'Report card’ shows state’s failure

March 20, 2016 Dear Editor: Once again, the Ohio Department of Education has published what is purported to be an Ohio Schools Report Car. more »»

Independent makes bad first impression

March 20, 2016 Dear Editor: If his first interview is any indication, “respect” and “class” will not be hallmarks of Independent Brian Schambach’s campaign for a seat on the Belmont County commission this fall. more »»

Firefighters, EMTs are true heroes

March 20, 2016 Dear Editor, Your recent article on the Cumberland Trail Fire District, along with an interview of Chief Lance Rice, goes a long way in showing what those heroic men do. more »»

Actions put district in bad position

March 20, 2016 Dear Editor, In regards to the article in the March 1 edition pertaining to the (Switzerland of Ohio) district’s special board meeting Monday, Feb. more »»

Sanders gives hope to taxpayers

March 6, 2016 Dear Editor, Much of Bernie Sanders’ appeal to the producing classes clearly arises from his combination of traditional liberalism and future-oriented “progressive” ideology. more »»

Scammers can take hard-earned money

March 6, 2016 Dear Editor, Again I write a letter as I have in past many past years cautioning people to not fall victims to the money scams throughout our country and around the world. more »»

VFW Post’s help appreciated

March 6, 2016 Dear Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to thank Bellaire VFW Post 626 for having the benefit Saturday, Feb. 20, to help me with my ongoing battle with lung cancer. more »»

Trump should be more closely eyed

March 6, 2016 Dear Editor, Throughout his tenure as United States senator from Texas, 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz has earned a well-deserved reputation as an uncompromising demagogue in the... more »»

Levy is only source of recreation funds

February 28, 2016 Dear Editor: On March 15, the citizens of Wells Township will be asked to renew the 0.5-mill recreation levy. This is not an additional cost: You are already paying for it. more »»

Chuck Bennet thanked for service

February 28, 2016 Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank Chuck Bennet, our former director of the street department, for the great job he did for the citizens of Martins Ferry. more »»

Sanders represents old Democratic party

February 28, 2016 Dear Editor, I’ve recently read several letters in this paper that state, “this is not your parents’ Democrat party. more »»

Proposed law about taking guns is ‘crazy’

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, This Democrat law about taking guns from “suspected” domestic violence suspects is craz. more »»

New law could harm patient’s health care

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, As a pediatrician practicing in rural Ohio and a member of the executive committee of the Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, I’m writing in concern about House Bill 216... more »»

Plutocrats have taken over the U.S.

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, As I read Robert Bittengle’s Letter to the Editor in the Jan. more »»

Lancione honored at group’s meeting

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, My quote in last Sunday’s edition (Feb. 14) regarding the award recipients at the Ohio State Bar Association District 15 meeting failed to include one for Attorney Richard L. Lancione. more »»

Donors thanked for help with decor fund

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, The Martins Ferry Chamber of Commerce would like to take this time to thank the following for their donation of time and/or money for our Christmas decorating fund. more »»

History shows guns, government mix

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, A recent poll showed that a majority of the American people considers the U.S. federal government as being the greatest threat to their security. more »»

Judges should have power to take guns

February 21, 2016 Dear Editor, I read that Ohio is considering passing legislation that will remove firearms from alleged domestic abusers once a protective order has been issued. more »»

N.H.’s motto not understood by voters

February 14, 2016 Dear Editor — Times Leader, The motto of the state of New Hampshire is “Live Free or Die.” It is possibly the best-known of all state mottos. The phrase comes from a toast written by Ge. more »»



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