Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Our local volunteer fire departments provide absolutely essential service to our community, protecting our lives and property. In a big county with a scattered population this is a very difficult task. Without their volunteer effort we would be at greater risk for catastrophic fire, and also would face much higher property insurance bills. Our More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Friday, November 28th, 2014

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: RAD is not dead/ but needs CPR. During the process of evaluating the Resort Area District petition put forward by Intrawest/Fortress, citizens raised significant concerns regarding its constitutionality More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Letters to the editor

Dear Editor: With regard to letters of November 12,  I enjoyed Dave Curry’s thoughtful writing.  I am somewhat prejudiced, having grown up in sight of the farm he described, but his comments are right on. I More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I write this letter in response to Dominion’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline full page ad in The Pocahontas Times November 6, 2014 issue, page 8. Headline in Dominion’s ad reads: “…we have a responsibility More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter concerning the expulsion of Keaton Baldwin from the South Eastern Youth Football League. Keaton and my son, Robert, have been friends since kindergarten. They have played on More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Pocahontas County faces another “extreme extraction” crossroads in the face of a proposed major pipeline that would traverse our northern region. This is but a microcosm of the “extreme extraction” More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: As a property owner I attended one of the Dominion Gas Atlantic Coast Pipeline Open Houses last month. The company reps were friendly, helpful and answered questions readily and the aerial maps of the More...

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