To the editor: This last weekend was the 32nd annual Mountain Top Wrestling Invitational hosted by St. Andrew’s-Sewanee in which I have had the privilege of being involved with over half these events. Teams from all over the mid-state participated, with two (Coffee Co. and Franklin Co. ) finishing in the top five. This event [...]
An open letter to John Boehner and the GOP To the editor: A common definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different outcome. We are all hopeful Mr. Boehner, that you and other congressional Republicans would recognize the pattern of manipulation being used by Democrats by now [...]
Mayor: Paper’s attack of parade unfair To the editor: The City of Manchester appreciates the local newspapers promotion of lifting spirits during the holiday season. It has come to the attention of the Administration that the last publication of The Manchester Times didn’t publish the good nature spirit of the 2012 Christmas Parade.
Victim of Agent Orange poisoning speaks out To the editor: Victims of Agent Orange (AO) who are infected, Vietnam veterans, children of Vietnam veterans; then there are spouses and mothers or fathers who are victims by association. By banding together and pressing forward to be heard is the only way we victims can win. We [...]
Reader says Price is best for 47th To the editor: As most of you are aware, Scott Price is currently running against Judd Matheny in the upcoming election for Tennessee State Representative for our district. Scott is by far the more qualified candidate for this position for various reasons. I was fortunate enough to get [...]
Group meeting to kick-off GOP voting push To the editor: We Can’t Wait http://www.facebook.com/TNWeCantWait Dear Fellow Tennesseans, You already know what must be done. We can’t wait four more years.. • To put people back to work; • To pass a responsible budget and begin reducing our national debt; • To drill for our own [...]
Cut term limits in Congress To the editor: It’s about to happen again. Nation-wide, Congress has only a 10% approval rating yet we are about to RE-ELECT 90% OF THE INCUMBENTS! How can this be? The only explanation: 90% of us approve of our own representative but want everyone else to elect someone different. If [...]
County Commission a ‘circus’ To the editor: Who would have thought there would be a three-ring circus in town? No, I’m not referring to the Coffee County Fair. Sadly, this is in reference to the most recent county commissioners meeting. Many people are under the impression that these meetings are boring and irrelevant, but this [...]