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Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Eight elected county officials come out for Kathy Hecht

To the Editor:

We're writing to express our support for Kathy Hecht in her race for Athens County Auditor.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Help keep local seniors in their homes; vote for Issue 4 Nov. 4

To the Editor:

As the election on Tuesday, Nov. 4 approaches, I am writing to remind all of you who believe it is important to keep our seniors in their homes and ensure their nutrition needs are met, that your support is needed to help pass the renewal of the Athens Senior Services Levy.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Support Issue 8 for the parks if you want a forward-looking city

To the Editor:

I support Levy 8 because I support Athens. The resources that we are able to offer and continue to develop are important to the entire community.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Rep. Phillips has led the 94th District in the wrong direction

To the Editor:

For the past six years, state Rep. Debbie Phillips has led the 94th House District backwards. But not if your idea of progress is a shrinking private sector combined with growing numbers of people dependent on public money out of your pocket! 

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Worker co-ops provide a good option for local business success

To the Editor:

We live in a world where wealth is divided unevenly between workers and owners. Workers often earn a tiny fraction of the amount of money that business owners take in.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Rep. Johnson should use his own campaign $$ for mailers

To the Editor:

I received a mailer from Congressman Johnson this past week and it was paid for by our tax dollars. This is very disturbing. Congressman Johnson reported raising over $2 million for his campaign, but he still has to use our tax dollars to promote himself and his campaign?

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

It’s important for Athens County voters to support TB levy

To the Editor:

We would like to encourage all Athens County voters to support the TB levy this November. The levy makes possible a coordinated, continual local effort to educate about, screen for, detect, treat and prevent the spread of tuberculosis in our community.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Dennis understands business, and will help it succeed

To the Editor:

Yolan Dennis understands economic development, and she understands the difference between those government policies that strengthen business and those that don't. Voters of District 94 of Ohio's House of Representatives should vote for Yolan Dennis to improve economic conditions in southeastern Ohio.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

If you adore Athens’ parks and rec programs, vote for Issue 8

To the Editor:

I support Issue 8 for the city of Athens. As a member of the Arts, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, I was involved with the update to the Master Plan for the department. Citizens were involved in the development through surveys and public meetings.

Wednesday, October 29,2014
Letters

Regarding customer service, Thompson has been the best

To the Editor:

I confess that I am one of those people who does not closely follow politics. This year's Auditor's race in Athens County is particularly important to me, however. Jill Thompson is up for re-election, and I want to make sure she stays in office. Here is why:

 
 
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