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United Way campaign chair makes a pitch for 2-1-1

February 11, 2015 United Way Worldwide has declared Feb. 11 as National 2-1-1 Day. more »»

Courts should take a closer at their expenses

February 7, 2015 I have heard that there is an office administrator in the probate court making a salary of more than $70,000, and is provided with a county car. more »»

Oriana House will benefit the community

February 7, 2015 On Friday, Jan. 30, I read the article by Sam Shawver regarding the division of opinion to the proposed halfway house on a Reno site. more »»

Media is just scaring everyone about measles

February 7, 2015 I am confused, we had Aids, swine flu, bird flu, mad cow disease, Legionnaires disease and Ebola, plus I am sure I have forgotten some. more »»

Those who benefit from Internet proposal favor it

February 6, 2015 If some people in Washington soon have their way, the FCC will be regulating the Internet through their emotional name of “net neutrality. more »»

Tell the governor about Devola’s sewer plight

February 5, 2015 The last shred of evidence supporting the $18,400, per household, tax that the Ohio EPA is leveling on Devola for an unwanted sewage system was called into sharp question on Jan. more »»

Citizen apologizes to city, but still wants hill treated

February 5, 2015 The other day I sent a letter to the editor complaining about Slaughter House Hill road not being treated, and blamed the city for it. more »»

City of Marietta sets record straight on Groves Ave.

February 4, 2015 After reading the Feb. more »»

Plea for public to listen to reports on Minot trip

February 4, 2015 Hats off to our local mayors and other officials who traveled to Minot, North Dakota to examine the challenges those folks are facing due to oil and gas exploratio. more »»

Solution to county pay raise issue seems pretty simple

February 2, 2015 Fearful to let my college freshman make the four-hour journey home from college in bad weather, a friend and I went to go get her and bring her back to Mariett. more »»

Support for Marietta food pantry is appreciated

February 2, 2015 I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Marietta community for their support of the Marietta Community Food Pantry in 2014, especially through the holiday season. more »»

Sufferers of ‘affliction’ quick to blame Obama

February 2, 2015 Now is time to speak publicly about it. An affliction hitting too many of our citizens. Yes, I’m talking about Obama Derangement Syndrome (ODS). Verbal symptoms are pretty straight forward. more »»

No excuses for road to not have been treated

February 2, 2015 Sixteen cars piled up on Slaughter House hill today (Jan. 29). It’s not that no one knew that freezing rain was coming today. The weather forecasters talked about it all day yesterday. more »»

Council should allow man to stay at Jackson Park

February 2, 2015 I have been reading with interest the ongoing saga of Jackson Hill Park. Several years ago I lived in Marietta for about six months. more »»

Agency thankful for coverage, support

January 31, 2015 On behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washington County, I would like to thank the Marietta Times for their informative article and follow-up editorial encouraging people in our community to... more »»

Commissioners won’t be bullied into a decision

January 30, 2015 Commissioners won’t be bullied into a decision Thank the Lord, Washington County has commissioners who will take a stand! We have men who have the courage and integrity to say “no” even though it... more »»

Reps need to deliver message to White House

January 29, 2015 The well-known adage taught to us by our parents “birds of a feather flock together” was brought to life in the galleries of the U.S. House of Representatives during the State of the Union last wee. more »»

Thanks to those who have helped House of Hope

January 29, 2015 The House of Hope, located on County House Lane in Marietta, is a nonprofit facility open four days a week, that provides adults with mental health issues, resources, peer support, lunches, and... more »»

Voters’ ‘clear’ message the view of hypocrites

January 28, 2015 The Jan. 14 Times editorial declaring that recent Republican Congressional gains should convince President Obama to bend to the “clear message” of the American voters practically drips with hypocrisy. more »»

Contact school boards about Common Core

January 28, 2015 We should worry about Common Core used in our area public schools. We should not blame teachers or our kids for its failings. more »»



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