Writer criticizes court decision

To the editor:In response to articles about Judge James Stevenson’s and Prosecutor Tim Sell’s supposed opposition to drug abuse, I am urgi...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Public invited to Christmas cantata

To the editor:Are you ready for Christmas this year? I’m not! However, I have a great suggestion to help us focus our minds on the real reason t...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Student: Common Core confusing

To the editor:I am writing to you about Common Core. I am 13 years old and I don’t know much about politics, but take it from an eighth-grader, ...

December 10th, 2015 updated: December 10th, 2015. |  



Pledge should be said daily

To the editor:I think schools should do the Pledge of Allegiance every morning before classes begin, because I think it is disrespectful to our countr...

December 8th, 2015 |  


You’re invited to Community Christmas Dinner

To the editor:On behalf of the Community Christmas Dinner, I would like to extend an invitation to all citizens of Shelby County to attend the 34th An...

December 4th, 2015 |  


Children’s coats needed

To the editor:The FISH Thrift Shop has been so fortunate to have the support of the community with wonderful donations but we are desperate for one sp...

December 4th, 2015 |  


Church commends Woody’s

To the editor:We at First Christian Church would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Roger and Carl Wooddell and the staff of Woody’s Mar...

December 3rd, 2015 updated: December 4th, 2015. |  


BBBS fundraiser a success

To the editor:Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mercer, Auglaize and Van Wert Counties would like to thank the following people who helped make our second a...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


Many helped make event a success

To the editor:It’s so hard to believe that months of planning and preparation for the Ninth Annual Turkey Trot Race to End Hunger are past, and ...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Jordan helps the little guy

To the editor:Most of us are skeptical about those we elect and send to represent us in Washington, D.C. My U.S. representative, Jim Jordan, sure chan...

December 2nd, 2015 |