Letters to the Editor
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To The Editor: Recently, it was announced that a company called SK Food Group would be constructing a facility in Cleveland that is expected to employ 840 people. However, multiple media outlets … more
To The Editor: Why are you not identifying the male participant in the recent not-so-private tryst in the parking lot at the Dollar General Store?  more
To The Editor: I understand that the U.S. has always subsidized fuel prices. In Europe they are not subsidized; however, they have adequate public transportation. My question is: Why have the diesel prices remained as high as they have? Is this to "cause" a food shortage and a goods shortage? more
To The Editor: Concerning the front page article "BCSO employee under investigation," in the Thursday, Feb. 16, edition, I have to say that I believe that publishing this piece front and center in the paper, with multiple photos, was in extremely poor taste. more
To The Editor: The World Economic Forum (WEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) are pairing up to make global health rules for all of us on this planet, in all countries. They are not asking for our input or our approval. These rules will be mandatory for everyone, except the elite and the people making the rules. These rules will override our United States Constitution and we will be victims and slaves to their recommendations. more
To The Editor:   In a front page article titled “Bradley County resident charged with voter fraud” published on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, reporter Grant Bromley wrote about a … more
To The Editor: I would like to voice my support for the Transportation Modernization Act of 2023. We have a serious problem statewide that we have let get out of control for far too long. I would like to explain the magnitude of this problem and why I believe this legislation is direly needed. more
To The Editor: I am writing to thank Cleveland-area residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday season. more
I think it is important not to lose sight of the significance of what transpired on the TVA generation and transmission system. more
As I type this letter in Cleveland on Dec. 22, the forecast is calling for a low temperature of about 7 degrees F on Friday morning. By the time you see this on Dec. 31, we should be back to much more comfortable temps and a very decent end-of-year weather forecast. Historically, Cleveland has nearly the lowest average annual snowfall of any city in Tennessee: about 1.5 inches. So it is easy to take that for granted. more
Gov. Bill Lee aims to improve Revolutionary War and American history teaching for Tennessee students. I agree.  more
As 2022 rapidly draws to a close and we enter the holiday season, many of us begin to think about gratitude — who and what we are grateful for. more
Earlier this week my friend and I made a visit to check up on a friend in Bradley County that wasn’t answering her phone. When we got there, we saw that there were items on the porch which had been delivered two weeks before. So a call was made to 911 for a wellness check. more
To The Editor: The Moravian Lovefeast is a special worship service held during the season of Advent each year at First Presbyterian Church. Always on the first Sunday evening in December, this … more
To The Editor: As a constitutional conservative, I’ve been labeled as one who clings to their God and guns. Then I was called a Tea Party bagger. Next I’m laughingly mocked as a … more
To The Editor: In 1968, the Vietnam War was raging. The military draft was a means to fill the ranks with needed personnel. Men of my age were being drafted from all walks of life. Consequently … more
To The Editor: For over two years, the Bradley County Commission has been approached with the idea to move communications from the audience from the end of commission meetings to the … more
Dear Editor:In Greek mythology, Sisyphus was the king of Corinth. For cheating death twice he was forced to roll a large boulder up a hill only for it to roll down every time it neared the top, … more
Dear Editor:Please view this important video: It is updated and shows mismanagement by the Tennessee … more
Dear Editor: According to the news media, Republicans will be voting with the Democrats because too many Republicans on the Supreme Court had enough influence to repeal Roe v. Wade. Are folks … more
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