Cowardly politicians in hidingDear Editor:
How many of you remember where you were on that tragic day when our twin towers fell? I remember it like yesterday. I was a young man in high school who had just gotten into my English class and our teacher had turned on the news.
Shelley Riley Moore was a kind, gentle and proper West Virginia first lady. In so many ways, she complemented her flamboyant husband and governor, Arch A. Moore Jr. Shelley Moore quietly passed away last week at age 88.
Can we talk privately? I wouldn't want this spread around.
Don't go to Charleston for your nailsDear Editor:For 21 years, I've been having my nails done, and for one reason or another I;ve had to change and got to a different shop.
The United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) is making a serious strategic mistake in their efforts to block the Obama administration's proposed regulations on carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions from coal-fired power plants. The points the UMWA bring...
My husband and I have a small vegetable garden at our home. We planted our garden in the spring and we have watched it grow during the past months and now we are reaping the harvest from all of the hard work that we have put into our garden. While...
What about the environment?Dear Editor:
How would you like to be Governor or Secretary of State and prove you have zero confidence in the citizens of Mingo County?
Virtue means valor and moral excellence. It's chief characteristic is that it promotes individual well-being as well as the collective well-being of others. Virtue operates through love, for Christ said that love is the fulfilling of the Law.
Frankly, I am tired of watching coal mining jobs disappear. I am tired of watching families lose homes and cars, lose their life-savings, their retirement and health plans. I am tired of watching men and women who should be working and raising a...
So you thought Mingo County politics was bizarre?