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Counterpoint
June 4, 2019 – 12:47 am | Comments Off on Counterpoint
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Editor: Doug Lecroy’s Saturday editorial needs a reality check.

Whatever happened to personal responsibility?
June 1, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Whatever happened to personal responsibility?
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I read with interest the article in Wednesday’s Journal about Duke Energy and the Oconee County Council proposing a “solution” to the problem of multiple drownings at the “jumping-off rock” site near Fall Creek Landing.

Sen. Amash speaks truth to power
May 30, 2019 – 12:39 am | Comments Off on Sen. Amash speaks truth to power
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Editor: Kudos to Sen. Justin Amash, a true Republican conservative who took office, as did all Republicans, pledging to uphold the Constitution of the U.S. and promising to hold the executive branch of government accountable. 

Hatred does not pull us together
May 29, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Hatred does not pull us together
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Editor: Several times you have printed letters on your editorial page under the “Your View” column from a person in Walhalla.

Abortion and rape
May 28, 2019 – 12:21 am | Comments Off on Abortion and rape
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Editor: As one who over the decades has held many views on the sub-issues of abortion, including political, scientific, legal, moral, theological and societal ones, I readily see no possible consensus.

Response to May 17 letter to the editor
May 25, 2019 – 12:23 am | Comments Off on Response to May 17 letter to the editor

If you repeat a lie enough times, people may start to believe it.

Remember the true reason for Memorial Day
May 24, 2019 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Remember the true reason for Memorial Day
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Editor: On Memorial Day, we’re supposed to honor our veterans. How many do though, I wonder?

Why Westminster is a great town
May 23, 2019 – 12:49 am | Comments Off on Why Westminster is a great town
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Editor: I find it interesting to hear negative comments about Westminster.

What a young congressman from Michigan could teach our senior senator
May 22, 2019 – 12:09 am | Comments Off on What a young congressman from Michigan could teach our senior senator
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Editor: Justin Amash, (R-Mich.), a member of the Freedom Caucus who has questioned the current president’s reckless spending (2018 tax reform) and one who lives the caucus’ pledge to the Constitution over party or particular president, cast an illuminating snapshot of the current Republican Party when he tweeted that, after reading the Mueller Report in its entirety, he was certain that Attorney General William Barr directly misled the contents of that report in his summary and that the president, in the congressman’s estimation, displayed behavior that constitutes impeachable behavior.

Let’s engage
May 21, 2019 – 12:59 am | Comments Off on Let’s engage
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Editor: What makes something good? Or something bad?

Measles
May 16, 2019 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on Measles

Editor: My name is Kay Harper. I would like to share my story about the measles. I am 63 years old now.

Tariffs don’t work 
May 15, 2019 – 12:09 am | Comments Off on Tariffs don’t work 
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Editor: There are not many soybean farmers in the Piedmont region of the Upstate, but there are lots of folks who shop at Walmart, Target, Lowe’s and Home Depot. Why make this comparison, you say?