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Sunday, March 23,2014
Letters

Ohio Republicans getting their ducks in a row for ’16 elections

To the Editor:

I debated writing this letter for a while, but I feel there are so many people who are not aware of the changing of early voting laws signed by our governor.

Sunday, March 23,2014
Letters

Augustine name has honored history in area along Ohio Rt. 550

To the Editor:

In response to the March 17 letter to the editor complaining about a sign along Rt. 550 showing that Sugar Creek is "Augustine":

Wednesday, March 19,2014
Letters

You can ‘vote’ for Greg Howard even if you’re not in his district

To the Editor:

All Athens County voters can "vote" for Greg Howard in Ohio's Sixth Congressional District Primary. Here's how, even though only Carthage and Troy Townships are in the district.

Wednesday, March 19,2014
Letters

Injection well protesters carry on Quaker tradition of activism

To the Editor:

On Saturday, Feb. 1, eight local residents were arrested during a protest at the K&H Partners injection well site on U.S. Rt. 50 near Coolville.
Wednesday, March 19,2014
Letters

Today and tomorrow are some of the happiest days imaginable

To the Editor:

Although the United Nations General Assembly is renowned for its numerous resolutions for managing global conflicts, issuing embargos, deploying its forces, distributing humanitarian aid, bestowing awards and supporting research about various environmental issues, it has also been keeping busy issuing various resolutions to promote celebrations throughout the world.

Wednesday, March 19,2014
Letters

Join League of Women Voters in honoring Sunshine Week

To the Editor:

March 17-23 is Sunshine Week, an annual nationwide effort to call attention to transparency in government and freedom of information. It's a reminder to us about how important it is to make our voices heard all year long, not just on Election Day.

Wednesday, March 19,2014
Letters

With Fluff discussion, City Council hindering local business

To the Editor:

As Athens City Council member Steve Patterson mentioned in the most resent City Council meeting pertaining to the granting of a liquor permit to Fluff Bakery and Catering, five similar liquor permit transfers have gone through without a hearing since he was elected in 2011.

Sunday, March 16,2014
Letters

Here’s why Fluff would like a liquor license for uptown spot

To the Editor:


Jessica and I met in high school, and both went on to attend Ohio University where Jessica graduated with an economics and finance degree, and I got my BS in biochemistry. We fell in love in our last year of school at OU, and both went on to jobs in our fields of study in Cleveland.
Sunday, March 16,2014
Letters

Why replace a perfectly good traditional name for an area?

To the Editor:

There's a new sign up at the bottom of the Sugar Creek watershed that names the area Augustine. Whose idea was that?

Sunday, March 16,2014
Letters

Other letter to the editor pegged situation in village just right

To the Editor:

The letter appearing in the March 5 edition of The Athens NEWS from the woman from Illinois is a sad, but true account of the way others see the village of Chauncey. There is no pride here other than the few residents who take personal pride in their home and property.

 
 
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