Thanks and Spanks

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to those who whine and cry until they get their way, regardless of how it inconveniences others. Don’t expect respect from the community. Earn it. The East Liverpool High School bowling team and its booster parents send a THANKS to the teachers who, on their own ...

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to St. Clair Township for the dim lighting along state Route 170 in Calcutta. It’s hard to see when it’s dark, and especially when it’s dark and rainy. Brighter bulbs would be nice. SPANKS, as well, to East Liverpool for its lack of highway lighting, which makes ...

Thanks & Spanks

THANKS, writes a reader, to our local board of public utilities officials who take time to speak kindly to those with problems. You are appreciated. SPANKS, writes a reader, to the despicable people who throw their trash out vehicle windows, along the roads. Do you have no pride in your ...

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to teachers who walk off the job and believe it does not have a negative affect on the students. THANKS, writes a reader, to communities who post “road closed” signs for our safety when things such as flooding take place. SPANKS, though, to those residents who defy ...

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to health care providers for not filling out a VA Disability Form to help a disabled veteran possibly get the benefits he is entitled to receive. SPANKS, writes a reader, to a local business that is putting in more scan-and-go registers. THANKS, though, to those who do ...

Thanks & Spanks

THANKS, writes a reader, to those who helped in bringing the Christmas celebration to East Liverpool on Dec. 2. It was so nice to see so many people. SPANKS, writes a reader, to those responsible for not replacing/repairing the lights at Lynn Murray Memorial Library in Chester. THANKS, writes ...

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to the East Liverpool police who are sending citations to drivers on Route 11, only yards away from the 70 mph sign. THANKS, writes a reader, to Blue Line Solutions for giving me another reason to avoid Route 11 in East Liverpool and using alternative roads, leading me ...

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THANKS, writes a reader, to the owner of Szechuan Chinese Restaurant who provided me with a flashlight so I could see my way home (up the hill) after the tornado hit Lakeview Estates and blocked the roads. SPANKS, writes a reader, to community officials who, as public citizens, don’t follow ...

Thanks & Spanks

SPANKS, writes a reader, to those who want levies on the ballot, thus taxing us out of our homes. Instead, have our governor spend some of the $2 billion in the “Rainy Day” fund, which is supposed to help municipalities in fiscal distress, and build roads and infrastructure. SPANKS, writes ...

Thanks & Spanks

THANKS, writes a reader, to Nikki and Pete of East Liverpool for rescuing an abandoned kitten, nursing her back to health and finding her a good home. SPANKS, writes a reader, to the man along St. Clair Avenue who was blowing leaves from his yard into traffic. THANKS, writes a reader, to ...