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Regulation of power industry is needed

February 22, 2014 I write in response to a recent letter opposing my position on the adverse affects of fossil fuel extraction and increasing deregulation. (My letter, published Feb. 10. more »»

Lots of fun, even with small numbers, at dance

February 21, 2014 On Saturday, Feb. 15, The Right Path held a special Valentine’s Day Dance for area high school students at the Marietta Country Club. more »»

Nominations open for for the Warrior Hall of Fame

February 21, 2014 Nominations are being accepted for the Warrior Hall of Honor. This relatively new educational-community recognition endeavor is not well-known. more »»

Presidents get overlooked in favor of Dr. King events

February 20, 2014 Presidents get overlooked in favor of Dr. more »»

We should boycott the Winter Olympics

February 19, 2014 Fifty-one billion dollars spent (misspent), hundreds of houses (homes) demolished, hundreds of dogs killed in cold blood without conscience (canine genocide) and a substantial ration of gutter... more »»

Not every neighborhood is a friendly one

February 19, 2014 We always hear about how in times of trouble, neighborhoods help each other. That is not the case where I live. I am a disabled senior, whose left side is very weak from a paralyzing stroke. more »»

A hot-button issue, or not

February 18, 2014 Global warming. Global cooling. You decide. more »»

Co-op’s hard work pays off during snowstorms

February 18, 2014 I will make this short! I want to thank the employees of Washington Electric Co-op ... over and over. The snow storms have been bearable only because we have had no power outage. more »»

We’ve met the enemy and it’s ... you know who

February 18, 2014 Weapons of mass destruction are right here. After the events of 9/11, our great country rose up as one to defend our nation, our homes and our familie. more »»

Signs of global climate change are all around

February 17, 2014 As our attention turns to the glitz, glamor, and excitement of the Winter Olympics, it’s time to consider climate change—yes, climate change. more »»

Raising awareness about teen dating violence

February 15, 2014 February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Dating abuse is a major problem, affecting communities everywhere. According to, nearly 1. more »»

Efforts to keep area safe after snow appreciated

February 15, 2014 Special thanks to all of the snow plow and salt truck operators who have done an incredible job keeping our streets clear during the past several weeks. more »»

Couple appreciates kindness of strangers

February 15, 2014 My husband and I would like to thank the five gentlemen who helped get our car out of a ditch during this past Sunday’s snow storm. more »»

Group hopes to improve mental health services

February 15, 2014 Events and trends in recent years have strengthened the call to upgrade our national mental health system. more »»

‘But for the grace of God’

February 15, 2014 The Marietta Times published a series of articles in January on poverty with the same old tired arguments on both sides. more »»

Cozy ties aren’t limited to the Republicans

February 14, 2014 I am compelled to reply to a letter writer complaining about congressional Republicans and pollution. The letter writer asserts that Republicans are in bed with big corporations. more »»

Reader clarifies views on Marietta legislation

February 13, 2014 I’d like to write back to Roger Kalter and the readers and issue an apology for my lack of fact checking in an recent article which made its way to the printed page. more »»

Time to nominate a woman for Zonta award

February 12, 2014 We are truly blessed in this area to have scores of volunteers who share their time and resources to enhance the quality of life in our community. more »»

Hope that society will be more compassionate toward mental illness

February 11, 2014 The term “mental illness” has been given such a negative connotation in our society that is has rendered those suffering to be labeled shameful and disgraceful. more »»

How can gas companies have more rights than us?

February 10, 2014 After reading the recent letter to the editor concerning fracking trucks on area roads, I felt compelled to write my own. more »»



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