Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I am writing in response to the recent County Commission meeting concerning the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project. My intent is not to oppose or voice support for the project, but rather, I want to express my disgust for some of the individuals who spoke in opposition. Every person certainly has the right to oppose the project and More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Cognitive Dissonance: the feeling of uncomfortable tension which comes from holding two conflicting thoughts in the mind at the same time.  For example: Publicly wishing for more hotel/motel tax dollars More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Well, the cowards and bigots have raised their ugly heads again in Pocahontas County.  Interestingly, people like this are really so very insecure and full of low esteem that they try to make themselves More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank Pocahontas County residents for their generosity in helping needy children worldwide this Christmas season. Together we were able to collect 12,128 shoeboxes – filled with toys, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

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. More...

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...

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