LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Lunch hour, road could use a little work

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
By Mary Ann Hunn

Listed below are a couple of my issues with Wise County.

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‘Silent heroes’ changing lives in prison

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Larry Anthony Harris

Before coming to prison I didn't think much about people who were in prison. I just figured they were the scum of the earth, like I had always heard, got what they deserved and were right where they needed to be.

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Appreciates WCSO’s work

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Citizens of Newark

Once again, we would like to congratulate Sheriff David Walker and all of his deputies for the great job they are doing in the Newark area.

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Drivers: be on the lookout for migrating deer

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Kim Saling

On Monday evening, Nov. 3, I was traveling on U.S. 81/287 when out of the darkness came a huge deer.

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Democrats’ dream still alive in Wise

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Tracy A. Smith

The dream is still alive for Wise County Democrats.

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Courtesy absent in traffic encounter

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Dale Boehm

It seems public service is suddenly being viewed as a position of privilege by law enforcement.

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Common sense working in Colo.

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Rusty White

Colorado Congressman Jared Polis said, "Since Coloradans overwhelmingly approved our marijuana legalization law in 2012, initial indicators have been very encouraging."

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Clark brings leadership, fresh approach

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Holley Dean

As a Wise County business owner, I support J.D. Clark for county judge.

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Pretty sure God has a sense of humor

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Irene Wilson

Technology is wonderful when it works but after several weeks of software conversions and new computer systems at work, I look forward to time off.

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Wise County needs real experience

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Coley Smith

You often hear that our elected officials need experience to do their job correctly.

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Time for a change in Precinct 4

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Lena Wells

Wise County's Precinct 4 has had a tumultuous past few years, especially when it comes to the Precinct 4 commissioner position.

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Decide your government for yourselves

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By D. A. Sharpe

A friend asked me this week, at the beginning of early voting, where she could read all about each of the candidates on the ballot, so she could decide who to vote for.

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Candidate an advocate for labor

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Mark York

I have served with James Stegall on the North Central Texas Workforce Development Board for the last couple of years. For those who may not be familiar with the board, we plan and oversee the services and programs facilitated by Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas.

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Stegall has experience to lead county

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Winford Cash

As Wise County moves forward with the growth from the Metroplex, I would like to ask the voters to give a lot of thought to who we are electing as county judge.

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Britt will help Wise County solve problems

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Donald Drain

Why would anyone in Wise or Parker counties want to vote for Phil King? He is strictly for the drilling and oil companies. They are his biggest contributers.

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Time to fire Texas’ current management

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Wanda Foster

This is the week to let our voices be heard with a clear vote to turn the Republican administration out of office.

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Help available with voter ID problems

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Tracy A. Smith

The United States Supreme Court ruled late last week that the Texas photo voter ID law can remain in effect for this election.

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Greene more in tune with Wise, Parker

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Darrel Behrens

Wise and Parker County citizens might be feeling left out when the time comes to get back some of the money we pay in income tax.

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Recipe missing a critical ingredient

Published Saturday, October 18, 2014
By D.A. Sharpe

Robert Williams' guest editorial in the Oct. 15 issue of the Wise County Messenger exhorts people to live to the highest standard in making our whole communities good and successful where we live.

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Court’s ruling didn’t protect voters

Published Wednesday, October 15, 2014
By Lena Wells

While the court ruled in favor of the Elections Commission that does not mean it ruled correctly. I was in law for many years and can attest to the fact that the law does not always protect the correct party.

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