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Sunday, February 01, 2015
Pendulum of education has swung
To the editor: The pendulum of education policy has surely met the end of its swing.
Everyone has something to offer
There are certainly good things about pageants.
Objects offer historical connection
The contents of the table keep me connected.
Be prepared for worst of winter
Let’s start with a little nod toward superstition and knock wood.
Straight ticket bill deserves a vote
In an era often marred by senseless legislation (allowing guns on school property) and ethical issues (former superintendent of public instruction Tony Bennett, Rep. Eric Turner), it’s nice to see a lawmaker propose a measure firmly grounded in logic.
Addicts have help available
To the editor: The goal of the Jay County Drug Coalition has always been to get the word out about the dangers of drugs and the addictions that can result from them.
Salvation Army says thank you
To the editor: With the holidays behind us the Jay County Salvation Army would like to thank all the volunteers who made this year’s fundraiser a success.
Harmless email can be deceiving
The email arrived back in May of last year and seemed harmless enough.
Thank you for helping families
To the editor:
For the second straight year, the Jayland Angel Tree program was a huge success.
True freedom requires tolerance
Pope Francis was right the other day.
And he was wrong.
CFO control belongs in local hands
Years ago, then-State Sen. Larry Macklin made a profound observation about the Indiana General Assembly.
Take time to make a nomination
Set a deadline, and it’s virtually guaranteed those involved will wait until the last minute.
Diving boards should be added
To the editor: Portland youth is losing out again.
Gloomy weather brings up queries
The weather’s uninviting, the days are gloomy and the post-holiday questions pile up like calories from all those Christmas treats.
Gut says chemicals aren’t so safe
To the editor: In case you have been too busy with other important agendas such as surfing the net or Facebooking and you missed it, I would like to call your attention to a letter to the editor published in The CR Jan. 3 written by Jeffery Steed.
The Commercial Review, Jay County's Daily Newspaper
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