Jim Justice: Is the fox in charge of the hen house?

Dear Editor: Jim Justice is probably the wealthiest person in West Virginia. Records suggest his father gave him assets worth $25 million. His wealth is now estimated to be over $1.6 billion.  He apparently owns...

Open letter to Sen. Manchin and Sen. Capito

To: Senator Joseph Manchin 306 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC, 20510 Phone: 202-224-3954 Senator Shelley Moore Capito 172 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Phone: 202-224-6472 Dear Senators: As your constituent, I’m writing to...

Letter to the Editor : Medical Marijuana Day  

  Dear Editor: On Mar. 22, West Virginia citizens are encouraged to participate in the Medical Marijuana Lobby Day. The purpose of the event is to connect West Virginians to their elected officials in Charleston. This...

Letter: M.S. memory scrap book  

Dear Editor: I have been so blessed and privileged to be the leader of our great Bluefield - Princeton M.S. Support Group for the past 30 years. On Apr. 20, 1987, we held our first...

The Lie, Once Again

Dear Editor: Mr. Zafros, your last letter is most like your earlier letters, tell a lie often enough and people will believe it. A quote from my last letter, “now have a chance to reward...

Missed the point  

Dear Editor: The two gentlemen who responded to Ellen Lorish’s plea for town hall meetings with Senator Capito and Representative Jenkins totally missed the point. It doesn’t matter if we know all the facts about...

Letter to the Editor: Abuse of constituents  

Dear Editor: We had many conversations with senators and delegates yesterday (Ed. note: at the Marijuana Lobby Day at the State Capitol). However, Summers County’s Delegate Cooper’s treatment of two constituents was uncivil and reprehensible. These two...

Halloween memories

Dear Editor: The Halloween Festival, the first for Lewisburg, went over really well, a lot of people came out for it,everyone enjoyed it. Because it was something new and different. Some people think that the City...

Letter: Possible funding cut  

Dear Editor: There is an effort to cut off funding to basically all the Federal programs that support Regional Planning and Development Councils and the many infrastructure projects they facilitate. Regional Councils provide significant services...

FERC in the pockets of the energy industry

Dear Editor: I read nearly the entire 700+ page Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) which was released in mid September. There is virtually no hope of getting the Federal Energy Regulatory...

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