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Letters to the Editor

Thanks to Frontier High School students and teachers for some good news

I am a graduate of Stover High School, New Matamoras, Class of 1939. I am 99 years old and I continue to be interested in any news from my old hometown, good or bad. Sometimes I feel that the bad news outweighs the good, but the Saturday edition contained such wonderful news that I wish ...

Thank you to Harmar Place

We wish to acknowledge and thank the administration and staff at Harmar Place of Marietta for their support at the time of the loss of our father. Special thanks to Tammy and Rachel in activities for arranging same day transportation to the hospital for mom to visit dad, the scheduled visit to ...

Homeland Security should be cautious in tracking efforts

Department of Homeland Security officials are on a roll recently. Now, the agency says it plans to increase social media tracking efforts as part of an effort to better identify those “who may be radicalizing, or have radicalized, to violence.” What a slippery slope that could ...

Climate Change and the H-Word

I have a confession to make: I just finished eating a double bacon cheeseburger. I drive a car. I’m writing this on an iPhone. I’ll later edit and submit it to the Times with one of multiple laptops I use. I love air conditioning and hot showers. I’m a night owl who keeps the lights on ...

Eternal truths

As an American History teacher, I have spoken about the Gettysburg Address a number of times. I am awed by the fact that Abraham Lincoln was able to give one of the most powerful speeches in history in just 270 words. Edward Everett, the former Secretary of State and the most gifted orator of ...

Thank you

I would like to thank the lady and children who took the time to pick up the trash on 677 - half way up hill. It really looks nice. They even found a paint can. Again thank you! Carolyn Skinner Marietta