Letters to the Editor


Letter: Free speech isn't problem; culture of intimidation is

Attack on free speech should be dismissed.

Letter: Booster funds should not be used to pay subs

Band Booster funds should not be used to pay for substitute teachers.

Letter: FaithWorks reaches milestone of service

As of the end of March, FaithWorks has served more than 15,000 individuals in Newton County.

Letter: Industry deal might not be as good as thought

With all the fanfare about the four-county industrial park landing a new industry, no one thought our negotiators would be dealing without a full deck.

Letter: Vaughn was a can-do man

Some people just know how to get things done.

Letter: Keeping passport fees may be legal, but it's not right

A public official keeping fees paid by the taxpayer to a government-funded office is certainly not in the best interest of the public.

LETTER: U.S. on path to destruction

How can any reasonably intelligent person fail to see that gas prices have a devastating effect on our economy, as well as on our daily lives in the form of rising prices on just about everything?

LETTER: Maybe clerk should pay county for rent, utilities

Only in government can an employee skim off the top.

Letter: Objective review needed

The March 27 Board of Commissioners meeting exposed a situation that demands a close objective review by Rockdale County residents.

Letter: Poor government ethics may have hurt a worthy charity

Handling of passport fees, Clothes Closet has been shameful.

Letter: How is this stormwater fee — or tax — even calculated?

How is the stormwater 'fee/tax' calculated?

Letter: People need to open minds to comprehend what's happening to nation

Many see only a small percent of what is going on in Washington, and this is keeping the disaster we are headed toward hidden from them.

Letter: Mosely a good teacher — and innocent until proven guilty

Mr. Mosley is innocent until proven guilty.

LETTER: Community owes Clothes Closet's Judy Smith debt of gratitude

The community owes Judy Smith a debt of gratitude.

LETTER: County should reconsider closing Clothes Closet

County should reconsider plan to close Clothes Closet locationo.