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Letters to Editor

  • Readers Write – Thank You Versailles

    by - Jun 28, 2015
    On behalf of the Versailles Poultry Days Chairmen and Board of Directors, I would like to extend a huge thank you to all of the volunteers that assisted in making the 2015 Poultry Days festival a...
  • Readers Write – Thanks for Taking a Chance

    by - May 24, 2015
    Way to go Wayne lakes! It’s so nice to see you take the chance to keep swimming alive at the lake! I’ll be out with my grandkids and we’ll definitely support the concession stand! Thanks for...
  • Readers Write – Ideas for Baltimore

    by - May 24, 2015
    Destructive Violence is Never the answer to Any problem. Our thugs, punks or whatever are criminals as arson, looting, etc. are against the law. The people participating in this horrid nefarious affair should be held wholly...
  • Readers Write – Don’t Blame the Township

    by - Apr 26, 2015
    Dear Editor: This letter is in response to an article written by Mayor Jeff Subler that was in the Versailles Policy issue dated April 22, 2015. YES, the Village of Versailles needs an emergency medical levy. ...
  • Readers Write – Justify the Closing

    by - Apr 26, 2015
    To the Editor, I cut this piece of news from the Palladium Item, 4-12-15 (regarding the JC Penney store in Greenville earning the Founder’s Award for stores that excel in the areas of financial performance, customer...
  • Readers Write – Only Believe 1%

    by - Apr 26, 2015
    Well, well, well – here they go again. With the presidential election 1 1/2 years away, already the politicians are coming out of the woodwork, spewing out propaganda over the air waves, telling us all what...
  • Readers Write – Other Genocides Relegated

    by - Apr 19, 2015
    Dear Editor: Every time I read an extended reminder about the importance of Holocaust Remembrance Day such as appeared in this space last week, I am baffled as to why this particular episode takes such precedence...
  • Readers Write – GGMA Issues Open Letter

    by - Apr 19, 2015
    An open letter to the citizens of Greenville, Darke County, Ohio, political leaders of the state of Ohio, and the Federal Government of the United States of America: The Greater Greenville Ministerial Association (GGMA) wishes to...
  • Readers Write – Holocaust Remembrance Day

    by - Apr 12, 2015
    Dear Editor, For approximately 12 years the Nazi’s of Germany carried out their “Final Solution.” Their Master Plan was to extinguish the lives of the Jewish People, who they blamed for Germany losing W.W.I., and for...
  • Readers Write – Letter of Apology

    by - Apr 5, 2015
    I would like to take this time and personally apologize to Ruby Cool and to anybody else that Randy Hofacker may have caused any problem with. The Hofacker name was a well known name and respected...
  • Readers Write – Thank You

    by - Apr 5, 2015
    Thank you, Kris Moore, for your letter which appeared in the Mar 22, 2015 issue of the Early Bird under the title “Give Diplomacy a Chance.” Cheryl Stafford, Greenville...Read More
  • Readers Write – Thanks to All

    by - Mar 29, 2015
    May I take this opportunity to say a special thank you for all who helped make the Bradford Lions Club Pancake/Sausage Day a success.  Thanks to all who helped in the kitchen – you all get...
  • Readers Write – Compassion on Vulnerable

    by - Mar 29, 2015
    Dear Editor, Citizens of Darke County and Ohio need to become aware of what is happening in the State of Ohio concerning our developmental, blind, mentally ill, deaf, and severely disabled. Ohio has slated the closure...
  • Readers Write – Give Diplomacy a Chance

    by - Mar 21, 2015
    I was horrified when I learned of the open letter to Iranian leaders signed by forty-seven Republican U.S. Senators. I couldn’t believe that Senators, who have sworn to uphold the U.S. Constitution, would stoop so low...
  • Readers Write – Proud Father/Disappointed Patriot Fan

    by - Mar 16, 2015
    I have read the letter last week from Mrs. Farmer about the boys’ basketball team and do agree with 90% of it. This letter isn’t about the 10% that I don’t agree with; its more about...
  • Readers Write – Proud Patriot Fan

    by - Mar 8, 2015
    In response to Dr. Leon Knore’s article recently published in the Daily Advocate, I would like to thank you, sir, for providing an opportunity for us to show what a fine community we live in and...
  • Readers Write – Thanking Angels

    by - Feb 8, 2015
    It was Wednesday, October 8, 2014. I had just picked up my dog, Vinnie, from the Pooch Parlor. I said, “We’re almost home, Vin” as I slowed to make a right turn onto our lane off...
  • Readers Write – Hats off to Eric Brand

    by - Feb 1, 2015
    Letter to the Editor: Hats off to Eric Brand for bringing attention to the City Council what they should have already known concerning what the City ordinance states about trash wheelers. I am very happy that...
  • Readers Write – Pillar in Greenville

    by - Jan 18, 2015
    Dear Editor: If your readers are as disappointed as I am that J.C. Penney Co. has announced they will close our Greenville store I encourage each of them to express their feelings as I am doing...
  • Reader’s Write – Why Medicaid Expansion?

    by - Jan 18, 2015
    Due to my involvement with health care, I have heard many uplifting stories that show me the positive impact of having health insurance.  Many of Darke County’s uninsured residents have just recently been able to enroll...
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