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Don’t blame it on the guns!

We were in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, when the latest school shooting occurred in Florida. Seventeen dead, 15 wounded. Terrible. It never occurred to me...

Lancaster Park: Let’s maximize this unique opportunity

The Lancaster Park Task Force has developed and championed a plan for the park that has significant public support evidenced by almost $600,000 in...

Supreme issue?

A lot of attention has been paid recently to who will be the next Supreme Court judge to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. This has...

Intersection needs attention

My concern is for the intersection of East Market Street and South Scott Street. If you are heading north on Scott, it is difficult to...

Plaza not the solution

Somebody please stop this plaza thing in downtown Bluffton. We have enough problems with the drugs in the city of Bluffton, build this plaza...

Headlights on for safety

It amazes me how many people drive with one headlight, and do not turn on lights before dusk and even after. I think lights...

Appalled by health dept. inaction

I am appalled by what I read in the Friday, Aug. 17, News-Banner concerning the two restaurants and bakery cited for violations. The Wells County...

BHMSD reflections; Vote for education

Over the past twelve years of service to the community as a BHMSD board member I have participated with a team of dedicated individuals...

Downtown, pros and con’s

History: The branch of knowledge concerned with the past (From Funk and Wagnalls Standard Dictionary). I read with great interest both sides of the issue...

Dionne wrong again

Once again, Mr. E. J. Dionne, the august columnist for the Washington Post, has demonstrated his blatant disregard for the population of the “fly-over...