LETTER: Wars are about money

LETTER: Wars are about money

To the editor: There is no doubt today that the slave trade was very wrong.I can tell you today that the United States was wrong for its part in it. B...

September 29th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Photographing lawn signs is intrusive

To the editor:This is a simple request to the Sept. 27 correspondent who is photographing Trump signs for a ‘memory book’ of some descript...

September 28th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Voodoo economics

To the editor:Fifty-three years ago on a trip to Rochester, New York to meet my future in-laws, civil rights protesters burned Joseph Avenue to the gr...

September 27th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Rest in peace, dad

LETTER: Rest in peace, dad

To the editor:On Sept. 20, 2015, my father died the same way his father, Charlie Macon, died 34 years ago — doing what he loved, which was worki...

September 27th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Promoters of hate are the problem

LETTER: Promoters of hate are the problem

To the editor:Hate is not a common occurrence within man. Hate is not a common factor to the natural state of the human being. Hate does not live in t...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Trump supporters — fear-filled, ignorant

LETTER: Trump supporters — fear-filled, ignorant

To the editor:“To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philosophy consists in holding humanity in conte...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Gerrymandering needs to stop

LETTER: Gerrymandering needs to stop

To the editor:Robert Lee expressed understandable frustration on September 17 at a system that has resulted in Congressional rule by roughly 545 ̵...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


LETTER: The Big Apple comes to Richmond County

LETTER: The Big Apple comes to Richmond County

To the editor:Three hundred and five tickets sold, 70 volunteers, 17 restaurants, eight dancing duos, three judges, two performing couples, one fantas...

September 21st, 2016 |  


LETTER: JROTC a huge education asset to Richmond Senior

LETTER: JROTC a huge education asset to Richmond Senior

To the editor:In certain ways, the JROTC program offered by Richmond Senior High School may be the the most important educational asset on campus. I w...

September 20th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Memories of bygone days

LETTER: Memories of bygone days

To The Editor:Many thanks to Robert Lee for his fine Sept. 10 column evoking memories of days past here in Rockingham. He’s right, many of us ki...

September 15th, 2016 |