Letters To The Editor

Offers solution to fix West Virginia Schools

To the editor: Schools, what are we going to do with these West Virginia Schools today? First and foremost, charter schools are not the answer. School improvement will not happen without a spirt of innovation. Blaming teachers’ unions has no basis. Many say it’s a shame some students ...

Praise for programs at Santa Clara Estates Community Center

To the editor: We live in Santa Clara Estates on Sprucevale Road in Calcutta and recently through the efforts of our community coordinator, Rena Schooles, and a fellow resident, Kelsey Hedrick, we attended two tremendous programs at our Community Center. The first was home ...

Abruzzino is the County Republican Party’s officially endorsed candidate

To the editor: The Columbiana County Republican Central & Executive Committee has had a longstanding policy of vetting, screening and then endorsing candidates for office throughout the county. We pride ourselves on ensuring that this process is open, transparent and fair to all ...

Words of praise for East Liverpool City Hospital

To the editor: My husband recently spent 12 days in the care of East Liverpool City Hospital. He had been in declining health and sadly passed away while hospitalized. In the past decade or more, he had been hospitalized in several far more prestigious hospitals. The care that he received ...

Girl Scout Cookies drive again was a success

To the editor: Girl Scouts of North East Ohio would like to thank all of those who purchased Girl Scout Cookies this year, as well as our retail partners who hosted cookie booths outside their storefronts. It’s amazing what a huge impact a box of Girl Scout Cookies can have. Columbiana ...

CNN should trying reporting facts, not fake news

To the editor: Well, CNN your mountain of evidence you said you had on President Trump for collusion with Russia was fake news, you lied to the American people. Try reporting just the facts, not the way you want the news to read! John Arnette, East Liverpool

Promoting awareness of sexual assault

To the editor: April is just around the corner. Did you know that April is Child Abuse Awareness Month, Alcoholism Awareness Month, Autism Awareness Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month? As a domestic violence services provider, the Christina House has a vested interest in promoting ...

Hurrah for AOC and the Socialist States of America!

To the editor: Rejoice! Despite the cynicism, the despair of a long-suffering public, relief is visible on the horizon. No longer will any citizen be neglected by a loving, all-embracing government, for politicos in DC have at last promised us Utopia. I speak of course of the Green New Deal, ...

Letters to the editor

Against cameras used to issue ‘speeding’ tickets To the editor: Years ago, Steubenville had photo tickets, these were deemed unconstituitioal through a class action lawsuit. The cameras were taken down. On Feb. 21, our daughter came home to Toronto from Akron and got a ticket the ...

The right stuff

Editor: Today our economy is humming along at a rate which Obama and his fellow party members told us would never occur. We were destined to be a service economy a la flipping burgers at McDonald’s, Wendy’s or Burger King. A stagnant employment rate, a sluggish economy, threats from ...