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Friday, September 19, 2014
Friends of the Arts offer thanks
To the editor: The Fort Recovery Friends of the Arts thanks everyone who made our past season a success.
Simple idea has changed the world
Every third grader in Jay County heard this story last week, so it’s worth sharing with a larger audience.
Thanks for ride support
To the editor: Kicking off the Tri-State Gas Engine and Tractor Show, the Jay County Visitor & Tourism Bureau held the seventh annual Tractor Ride on Aug. 19.
Listening is the key to compromise
No one enjoys a compromise.
Thanks for wedding work
To the editor:
I had the pleasure over Labor Day weekend of attending my granddaughter’s wedding at the wonderful Bearcreek Farms.
Officer's death hits close to home
It was someone I knew.
Group’s work is appreciated
To the editor: I just wanted to give thanks to an organization that I rarely see get any recognition — The Jayland Trotting Association.
Donations sought for water park
To the editor: A great day is coming for Portland and the surrounding area.
District board deserves credit
The Jay County Regional Sewer District Board used to be a disaster.
Questions need serious debate
To the editor:
Amir Temur/Timur, Temur/Timur the Lame (due to arrow wounds in his right arm and thigh in his early childhood), Tamerlane/Tamburlane.
Artifacts have no historic value, yet
In some ways, I blame it all on Neil Armstrong.
Police thanked for presentation
To the editor: The Friday Fun Night youth and volunteers of Portland Evangelical Methodist Church wish to thank Portland Police Department, especially chief Nathan Springer, officers Michael Brewster and Cody Jessee and McGruff the Crime Dog.
Trash billing policy is backwards
Here’s a question in search of an answer.
Be supportive in times of struggle
What do you say?
Court’s decision is a positive step
“The governments of Indiana and Wisconsin have given us no reason to think they have a ‘reasonable basis’ for forbidding same-sex marriage.”
The Commercial Review, Jay County's Daily Newspaper
P.O. Box 1049 Portland, IN 47371