All posts in Letters to the editor

June 23, 2013, No comments

The June 3rd meeting of Henderson County Commission was noteworthy as Chairman Charlie Messer slipped up asking for a motion to go into closed session instead of going into a […]


Reflections on Lady Thatcher

June 7, 2013, No comments

By Rep Charles Taylor - “The funeral of Margaret Thatcher was beautiful, moving, just right,” so said Peggy Noonan, author and former speech write ...


Letter to the Editor: Carolina Panthers bailout must be stopped

April 21, 2013, No comments

So I read recently that the North Carolina Senate pushed along HB 193, a bill that would give the City of Charlotte taxing authority that would eventu ...


Letter to the Editor: Words mean things

April 6, 2013, No comments

The Supreme Court judges are having trouble discussing the case (the Defense of Marriage Act) because they are using a word that is meaningless. “Ga ...

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    Bothwell too ‘crazy’ for higher office
    March 2, 2013, No comments

    By Charles Parker - “Cecil Bothwell announced that he will run for reelection to the Asheville City Council.” That’s the way Asheville Councilman Cecil Bothwell announced to the world last […]

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    Letter to the Editor: Thoughts on BCS STEM
    February 15, 2013, No comments

    I submit the following letter to the editor: I enthusiastically support Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education in our schools, but there are many issues with putting it in […]

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    Sustainable Development and Orwellian Newspeak
    February 2, 2013, No comments

    letter To the Editor for publication. Thank you inadvance for your consideration of this timely ‘American’ story. Sustainable Development, fabricated by the United Nations Brundtland Commission and global elites, is […]