Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: The health insurance tax that took effect in January as part of the Affordable Care Act was originally intended for health insurance companies. The problem is, they are expected to pass the cost...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I want to thank Mayor Sam Felton for his article on the 19th of May on the proper wear of hats. Too many times proper hat etiquette is not being shown especially in public...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Would a tax or a fee smell sweeter?   Does the municipality or the commission have the authority? Libertarian logic put aside, we should, in my humble opinion, be willing to pay for the wonderful...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Now I’ve really had it. I am so upset. Yesterday was a cool, moist, calm day, and I finally had the time to walk to the top of the ridge where this land borders...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Before 2014, the Pocahontas County 911 Center was contacted by persons unknown and the upper part of Thornwood Road was changed to Waybright Road. The road was originally named in 1937, when the...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: In 2016 the School Building Authority surprised many rural school districts with what they thought was a workable plan to upgrade many school facilities.  Pocahontas County was given an opportunity to do major...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Last June the Pocahontas County Commission held meetings to fill the seat vacant from the untimely death of Commissioner Dolan Irvine. A common thread of the 13 candidates applying for that seat was...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: In response to the February 8 article by WVDNR promoting logging in WV State Parks: Any logging in West Virginia State Parks is an exceedingly bad idea. It is an idea seemingly not well thought...