Letters to the Editor

I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank the police department for its quick response to the alarm that was set off on a recent Tuesday morning at Westview Elementary and for the quick apprehension of the man who vandalized a beautiful school, forcing it to be closed for the day.

Hundreds of missiles are being fired at Israel every day.

Nick Hanauer is an American entrepreneur and venture capitalist with a net worth of about $1 billion, which puts him in the one hundredth of 1 percent of all Americans.

Tunnel warfare is part of military history.

I was out walking recently and ran into a friend who is a neighbor and a retired Marine general from the Vietnam era, whereas I was a lowly enlisted man from the WWII era. We discussed the situation we now face with the ISIS faction in Iraq and what should be done to combat it.

When is a wage of $10 per hour not $10? When employees pay the taxes to support government and infrastructure for their employer.

  • Aug. 18th, 2014  |
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Piney Woods residents had a back-to-school event to make sure kids in that area were prepared to hit the classroom with plenty of supplies.

  • Aug. 17th, 2014  |
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After reading Paul Krugman’s commentary about inequality, I realized that the entire focus has been on the top 1 percent and the poor.

Through the untimely death of entertainer Robin Williams, a bright light is shining again on the often-avoided conversation about suicide.

Mr. Cook, I agree with you that God loves the homosexual, and I think that adultery is a worse sin because more people are hurt.

Those of us who did not vote for Weston Wamp because we felt there might be a flaw in his character should have no doubts about it now.

David Cook is now calling Chattanooga’s citizens liars because we didn’t vote for domestic partner benefits.

Our culture is sinking fast; has it always been this way? I don’t recall bullying law enforcement except in a few cases.

Last month, while setting up the grill, I let my 16-year-old mini dachshund, Knockwurst, out for a potty break.

  • Aug. 10th, 2014  |
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I read with interest recently about Coca-Cola’s desire to remain in Chattanooga and its loyalty to this area. It brought to mind the events of several years ago when a tornado struck East Brainerd on Friday night before Easter.

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