Thank you from Organ Cave Community Center

Dear Editor: The trustees and officers of the Organ Cave Community Center wish to thank everyone who helped to make the recent Spring Fundraiser a huge success. This was truly a community effort. We wish to...

Thank you, Miss Mansheim

Dear Editor: After reading last week’s “Friars Hill Traffic Report” I was so impressed with a little third grader that I felt I needed to express my amazement. She was surely a good sport. After...

‘Wright to the Point’ frustrating

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter after months and months of frustration while reading the “Wright to the Point” column every week in the Mountain Messenger. Whether the column is about pointless topics like...

Open letter about fireworks

Dear Editor: As the Independence Day holiday approaches, Phantom Fireworks would like to remind its customers, friends, and all those who use consumer fireworks to be mindful of the fact that some veterans can be...

Thank you from the Food Locker

Dear Editor: On behalf of the Lewisburg/Fairlea Food Locker we want to express our sincere thanks to the community for their generous outpouring of food and financial donations during the holidays. We are truly gratified....

Budget cuts will hurt Greenbrier River Trail, local economy

Dear Editor: Recent reports in the Charleston Gazette have mentioned that The Greenbrier River Trail as well as other state parks will suffer budget and staffing cuts and even closure if a 6.5 per cent...

Letter to the Editor: American Holocaust

Dear Editor: It’s time to end our American Holocaust. It’s time to provide healthcare for all Americans - as a right not a privilege.  Canada, Great Britain, Germany, France and Switzerland are just a few...

Recent spill illustrates danger of fossil fuels

Dear Editor: After the recent diesel spill in Anthony Creek, we have all come to realize the importance of having a clean water source. It’s vital to our very existence. Yet we continue to live...

Abortion is not health care

Dear Editor: In its 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the U.S. Supreme Court invented a hitherto unrecognized "constitutional" right to have an abortion. With Roe’s companion decision, Doe v. Bolton, The Supreme Court also provided...

Abuse of bears and peace of mind

  Dear Editor: I read with interest the recent well-written letter to the editor regarding bear bullying. It’s been my good fortune to grow up with the Ozarks as my playground. I’ve lived in the Rockies, and...

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