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Letters to the Editor

Latest Letters to the Editor

Examining the ‘miracle of Russellville’

In 1995 the Latino population of Russellville was essentially zero percent. Today we believe it to be 50 percent. If you were to ask a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Homefolks U.S.A.

Hi folks, The 39th Watermelon Festival is now history.  It was one of the largest festivals we have seen in many years.  Food vendors lined ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

These shootings in America must stop

When will they stop? Why can’t something be done? How many more lives must be lost. Whose fault is it? These are hard questions, and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

‘I urge the commission to take strong action’

To All Commissioners, Recently, a truck owned by R. Baker overturned on the residential road County Road 22 in Spruce Pine. Fortunately, no one was ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Sponsors make Evening at Roxy possible

To the Editor: On behalf of the Franklin County Arts and Humanities Council, I want to thank all the performers, sponsors and supporters of the ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Letter to the Editor: Firefighters show honor to one of their own

Dear editor, I would like to extend my sincere thanks to the Franklin County Fire Fighters for the honor conveyed to my recently deceased wife, ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Letter to the Editor: Association seeks working women of World War II

Dear editor, American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women who worked on the home front during WWII. Thousands of women worked to ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

Arts Council thanks McDowell concert supporters

Dear editor, The Ronnie McDowell Concert held at the Historic Roxy Theatre March 16 was a huge success. As always Ronnie’s show was outstanding, and ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Russellville High School tennis teams thank sponsors

Dear editor, The Russellville High School varsity and middle school tennis teams want to extend a huge thank you to all of the sponsors for ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Letter to the Editor: Let’s take better care of our veterans

Dear editor, Since the recent campaigns are over and we are now in a non-political year, I want us to consider some of the subjects ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

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