LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Circus comes to Rhome

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Robin Holmes

The council meeting last Thursday was to say the least, a circus act. As usual, the council doesn't listen to the people of Rhome.

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Kindness appreciated

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Rev. Anthony Hiatt

On Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10, three of us were outside the Starbucks in Decatur to offer "Ashes to Go" to those wishing to start the Lenten season but who were unable to get to their church to receive ashes.

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Smith knowledgeable leader

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Laci Raley

I am proud to offer my endorsement for the re-election of the Wise County Democratic Party chair, Tracy A. Smith.

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Vote Amos to unite party

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Alice Cash

Please vote for Janet Akers-Amos for Wise County Democratic chair so we can once again have meetings as we did until a year ago when Ms. Smith got angry at some people and stopped having them.

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Smith’s ego destroying party

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Lee Foster

In response to Charles Fennell and Lena Wells, I can say that they are easily impressed about the Wise County Democratic chair.

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Re-elect Smith to lead party

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By KJ Lowry

We have a hotly contested Democratic race in this primary election. It is for the Wise County Democratic Party chair.

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Vote Amos for party chair

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
By Rita Tucker

Vote Janet Akers-Amos for the Wise County Democratic Party chair.

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Your Guide to Tax Time

Published Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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Your Guide to Tax Time

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Super Sunday brings nation together

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
By Richard Greene

After months of waiting and sacrificing Sundays in front of the television to prepare, the manliest of all holidays arrived last week - Super Bowl Sunday. Other than Thanksgiving, no other day gives us reason to sit around and gorge ourselves on foods reserved for one day. And like Thanksgiving again, there's only one thing to watch - football.

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Wise Republicans do citizens a disservice

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
By Kristen Tribe

I was disappointed to learn that the Wise County Republican Party will not be having a candidate forum prior to the March 1 primary election.

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Vote Smith for party chair

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
By Don Drain

I am a lifelong Democrat, and I know what it takes to lead and run a party whether it's a precinct or a county party.

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Questioning information source

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
By Naomi Batis

A reply to Diane Hughes' letter in the Feb. 10 edition of the Messenger about Ted Cruz being eligible to run for president.

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Hospital staff showed kindness

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
By Ruby Partin

My heartfelt thank you goes to each person who touched my life while I was a patient at Wise Health System in Decatur.

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New Hampshire

Published Saturday, February 13, 2016
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New Hampshire

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Arkansas moonshine and church polity in the ’40s

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Gerre Joiner

I usually don't go to the coffee shop on Sundays. Last Sunday, I went to Wal-Mart to buy cookies for an event at the church. Wasn't sure if I'd see any of my bunch, but I found Delbert White.

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Governor, congressman seek details on border security cuts

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Ed Sterling

Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-McAllen) are asking U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson for detailed information regarding border security cuts.

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Don’t close the door on Cruz

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Diane Hughes

I wholeheartedly disagree with the letter submitted by Naomi Bates in regard to Ted Cruz's citizenship.

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Council acts in best interest of city

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Deborah BeCraft

The council did not vote on the resolution to adopt the tax rollback, not from disrespect for citizens, but because it was not in the best interest of the city, period.

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Wise Democrats = Tracy Smith

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Lena Wells

When I think of the Wise County Democratic Party, the next name that comes to mind that I associate with Democrats of Wise County is Tracy Smith.

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Smith exemplifies party leader

Published Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Charles Fennell

Tracy Smith is a friend of mine, and I am delighted to write this letter recommending her to continue in the role of chairperson of the Wise County Democratic Party.

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