LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Happy National Pi Day

Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018
By D.A. Sharpe

In keeping with the urging to pray for our government, there is a suggestion to recognize this Wednesday is one of our U.S. Government's specially proclaimed days. It is National Pi Day!

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Is it an ice gauge or rain gauge?

Published Saturday, February 24, 2018
By Joe Lambert

How do you keep an old man occupied when housebound by bad weather? After several months of dry weather, we have gotten a lot of moisture in the form of rain, sleet, snow and ice.

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Get involved

Published Wednesday, January 24, 2018
By Jo Ann Wilson

Rhome Citizens wake up! It is time to take our city back. Pick up your application at Rhome City Hall now to run for Mayor or City Council. Last day to file is Friday, February 16,2018.

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City sold a lemon

Published Saturday, January 13, 2018
By Patricia Mitchell

A jury of his peers exonerated former Rhome Police Chief Brandon Davis on two misdemeanor charges. He was doing his job.

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Enjoy the new puzzles

Published Saturday, January 13, 2018
By Doris Goodwin

Just wanted to thank you for including a "Puzzle" page in the Jan. 10, 2018, issue of All Around Wise.

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Trump and Moore: two of a kind

Published Wednesday, December 20, 2017
By Ken Hughes

During a speech in November 1942, after the historic defeat of Rommel's Nazi Army at El Alamein during his failed push into Egypt, Sir Winston Churchill, in his inimitable voice and style said, "Now this is not the end, it is not even the beginning of the end, but it is perhaps the end of the beginning."

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Impressed by DHS band

Published Wednesday, December 20, 2017
By Ruth Stevens

I recently had the opportunity to attend the band concert at Decatur High School. What a marvelous display of talented, well-trained musicians.

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Grateful for support

Published Wednesday, November 29, 2017
By Linda Johnson

As we get ready for Thanksgiving and the Christmas season, the Wise Health Foundation reflects on the many blessings that have been provided to us by our generous donors throughout the year.

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Wake up, Wise County

Published Wednesday, November 29, 2017
By Rusty White

As more and more states, as well as counties in the great state of Texas, are choosing to follow a new direction, why don't we?

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Squash negativity

Published Saturday, November 25, 2017
By Corrie Lloyd

In response to Steve Misner's letter published Nov. 22: What was the purpose of your letter?

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Democratic coverage

Published Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By Steve Misner

I saw the story about the democratic candidate for governor paying a visit to the Wise County Democrats monthly meeting and all eight Democrats in Wise County were in attendance (haha).

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Better traffic control needed

Published Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By Carol Dowdy

Just wondering who is responsible for the maintenance of the "stop signs" in the parking lot, where Lowe's Market, Wendy's, etc. are located?

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Good job council

Published Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By Jim Pell

Our elected officials have a difficult job. As citizens, we want excellent services but at a price (tax burden) we are comfortable with.

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Grateful city listened

Published Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By Wendell Wiggins

I would like to take this time to personally say thank you to the mayor of Bridgeport Randy Singleton, councilmen David Correll, Kevin Lopez, Billy Fred Walker, Bobby Brazier and Jimmy Meyers for listening to the community and for dropping the involuntary annexation of properties bordering your city limits.

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Sign a petition for property rights

Published Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By Wise Citizens for Property Rights Inc.

Wise Citizens for Property Rights Inc. (WCPR) was born out of a forced annexation attempt by the city of Bridgeport.

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Disturbed by grammar mistake

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017
By Gordon Hofstra

I read with interest the ghost articles in the Oct. 28 Messenger. Being a student of long-ago schooling where proper English usage was taught, I was disturbed by the improper wordage use in the articles.

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Story shares bigger message

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Larry Anthony Harris

Just recently, Brian Knox published a story Oct. 7 in the Wise County Messenger called "Escaping the shooting," about Slidell resident Cindy McCasland and her friend, Susan Schnieder, in where both ladies escaped the deadly shootings in Las Vegas at the Route 91 Harvest Festival.

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Minions dedicated to Trump

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Ken Hughes

When the U.S. Supreme Court altered the course of American history with its Citizens United decision, I predicted and wrote in this newspaper that from that day forward America's former and long-functioning great open election system was placed on the world's auction block.

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Vote ‘no’ on amendments

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By D.A. Sharpe

We have a series of seven amendments to the Texas Constitution proposed by the Texas State Legislature, to be on the ballot in the general election on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017.

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Kudos to the Mess

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Skip Nichols

I count both D.A. Sharpe and Joe Duty among my many friends in Wise County.

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