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Sunday, February 22,2015
Letters

Clarification necessary when it comes to minors and intercourse

To the Editor:

In my 11 years of practice in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at Athens Medical Associates Ob/Gyn, I have come to understand that many patients, parents and others are confused about what constitutes lawful vs. unlawful sexual activity for minors.
Wednesday, February 18,2015
Letters

The Greek isle of Kos sounds pretty good right now

To the Editor:

Dang - I was all in with that letter to the Travel News Desk! (The NEWS, Feb. 12). A simple self-catering studio apartment on the Isle of Kos just off the Greek coast would be sweet this time of year. 

Wednesday, February 18,2015
Letters

Adjuncts at OU plan protest event on Feb. 25

To the Editor:

I was stunned when I first learned about adjunct pay and working conditions at Ohio University.

Wednesday, February 18,2015
Letters

‘Law professor’ letter writer needs to find a new pursuit

To the Editor:

Apparent law professor Bill Coffey (letter to the editor, The NEWS, Feb. 12) would straighten out our mistaken local courts by explaining to them what the First Amendment actually means. You silly judges, don't you realize that "Freedom of Religion" means that Christians may use government property in any way they wish?

Wednesday, February 18,2015
Letters

Ohio Supreme Court has proved it’s not on the citizens’ side

To the Editor:

As a citizen of Ohio and a proud son of Athens, I am writing to express my disgust at the Ohio Supreme Court's decision to grant the state government "sole and exclusive authority" to regulate the permitting of oil and gas wells in the state of Ohio. This should come as no surprise given the large-scale independent spending in recent elections of Ohio Supreme Court justices.

Sunday, February 15,2015
Letters

So where can one find a modest lodging on the island of Kos?

To the Editor: Dear Travel News Desk, please do forgive me for troubling you but as I`m a consummate Hellenophile and simply want to finish a novel, based on Kos, in Kos!
Sunday, February 15,2015
Letters

Fracking waste injection wells an insult and an abomination

To the Editor: Injecting fracking waste liquids into subterranean Ohio and the numerous sites far and wide around the world is a broadside affront to our rights to life and a living planet.
Sunday, February 15,2015
Letters

Fracking waste injection wells an insult and an abomination

To the Editor: Injecting fracking waste liquids into subterranean Ohio and the numerous sites far and wide around the world is a broadside affront to our rights to life and a living planet.
Sunday, February 15,2015
Letters

Radford Road needs stop signs and a 10 mile per hour lower speed limit

To the Editor: Having lived on Radford Road for nearing 40 years, I offer the following recommendations: 1. Based on my belief that many drivers, including myself, often operate under the assu
Sunday, February 15,2015
Letters

Christian group thanks county for decision on directory

To the Editor: This is intended for the Athens County Commissioners (Charlie Adkins, Chris Chmiel and Lenny Eliason).
 
 
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