Letters To The Editor

An ode to dad

(I am Joe Wollam and I used to live near Calcutta. My mother taught school in the Beaver Local School District for several decades and retired as Dean of Women there. Dad was a staunch Republican until the Nixon years. He had a farm on the Old Fredericktown Road during all of his working life. ...

Graduation

Dear Editor: 2017 Graduation is over. It went well despite all the controversy over the color change of the robes. A white stole was added to the red robes with BL embroidered on it. Hopefully, Beaver Local school officials will make better decisions in the future about changing things ...

Voter fraud

Dear Editor: Isn’t it about time? About time, that is, for an investigation of voter fraud. Let’s see what happens with President Trump’s commission to investigate voter fraud. Let’s see if the media is able to shut this one down—their primary resource, I submit, is what may be ...

Still talking trash

Dear Editor: What the devil is “Heckle and Jeckle” all about anyway? Oops, I mean Senators Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Tim Ryan (D-Ohio). America is expecting profiles in courage, not bystanders whose tirades echo the media, who’ve become the official opposition party. But what could ...

Taxpayers need to know

Dear Editor: Many residents of Hancock County believe the Commissioners offered the Foundation a new contract they knew they would sign to be able to gain access to over $300,000 in the Animal Shelter Excess Levy account. When the Foundation no longer had a contract to operate the shelter, ...

Red AND White

Dear Editor: It’s the “Red and White” we cherish. Guess we won’t need this anymore?! It’s the Red and White we cherish And so proudly cheer her name, As each of us endeavors to Brighten Beaver’s fame. It’s the Red and White we cherish May our standards never fail ...

The presidency

Dear Editor: On the Donald Trump presidency ..... WOW! John Flara New Cumberland

What is a mother?

Dear Editor: A mother is: a cook, a dishwasher, a laundress, an ironer, a menu planner, a baker, a shopper, a nurse, a bed maker, a house cleaner, a fixer, a seamstress, a consultant and lover. She’s a cab driver, a peace-maker, a playmate, a listener, a sometimes sergeant, a teacher, a ...

Traffic cams bad idea

Dear Editor: I know there are bigger fish to fry than the traffic camera situation, but this one has gotten under my skin. I was always under the impression that local police existed to protect and serve. Well, I’m having a hard time reconciling our city’s new traffic cameras with this ...

Efforts lauded

Dear Editor: The East Liverpool Christian School Parent Teacher Fellowship board would like to extend our deepest gratitude for all of the people who came out to support the first “Love Ran Red Color Run.” We truly appreciated the support from all of our volunteers, sponsors and run ...