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Cancer patient lunches are well appreciated
To the Editor: The patients, staff and volunteers at the Southwest Virginia Cancer Center would like to express our gratitude to the local restaurants that provided “love lunches” to patients under...
Jul 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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We shouldn’t accommodate illegal immigrants who break our laws
Like many Americans, I am heartbroken by the tragic death of 32-year-old Kate Steinle, who was murdered earlier this month while on a walk with her father, Jim, in San Francisco. Accused of committ...
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. 23 needs upgrade to interstate standards
To the Editor: Wise County doesn’t have any problems finding new road projects and road upgrades. Wise County has major road improvement needs. We can’t ever be satisfied with the status quo. Wise ...
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Costanza’s Human Fund wasn’t far off the mark
Pop quiz: Which of the following was hatched in the mind of George Costanza? (a) The Center for Financial Stability, (b) The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, (c) The Hudson Institute, (d) Th...
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Animal shelter procedures don’t protect property owner
To the Editor: This letter is in regard to the Wise County animal shelter/adoption program. I own a rental home in Wise County. I came home the weekend of July 11 to find that the tenants in my hou...
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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President’s powers go beyond founders’ balance
Before the ins and outs of the 2016 presidential contest become a preoccupation for many of us, it seems a good time to step back and look at the office of the presidency for which so many candidat...
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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