Thursday, February 21, 2019

We cannot disregard God’s word

Compromise. An interesting word. One that may bring good feeling or uneasiness. It should be clear that compromising right living is evil, whereas compromising...

Seeking more respectful health care

The mistaken perspectives of Dr. Marilyn Singleton (Guest Column, Sept 25) require a response. She decries the palliative care and hospice-supporting bills making their way...

Letters to the Editor: Educators demand action on guns, student safety

In the wake of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 people dead, student survivors organized a group called...

What’s on students’ minds?

Kristen Ross gave her U.S. Government class at Norwell High School an assignment for the semester: Identify an issue that is impacting people on...

Happy retirement, Paul

Wells County sports fans lost a treasure when Paul Beitler retired as News-Banner ...

Be informed on Bluffton school issues

To My Fellow Harrison Township Taxpayers, I feel that it is important to remind you of the significance of the Bluffton-Harrison school board election on...

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...