February 10, 2016 Editor, News-Register: Wheeling Jesuit University’s Appalachia on the Fringe series presents useful talks on various topic. more »»
Basing Votes on the Facts
February 10, 2016 Editor, News-Register: I have been appalled at the sheer lack of knowledge manifested by our legislators as they have discussed several bills. more »»
Don’t Criticize Pet Owners
February 10, 2016 Editor, News-Register: It has been long apparent that Charles Rogerson is a left leaning ideologue. However, his column in the February 7 paper shows he is also a condescending idio. more »»
Improve the Election Process
February 10, 2016 Editor, News-Register: Is it time to upgrade and update the process for presidential election caucuses? People I speak with, as well as myself, seem to question if a minority population of a certai... more »»
Trump Should Pick Manchin for Ticket
February 7, 2016 Editor, News-Register: I was pleased to read that a recent election poll revealed that the people of my beloved State of West Virginia were solidly behind Donald Trump as candidate for president. more »»
Provide Better Services For Children in W.Va.
February 7, 2016 Bishop Michael Bransfield’s 2011 pastoral letter, “Hearts Made Whole,” urged more effective, caring responses on all levels of society for “those dealing with mental health and addiction issues. more »»
Renew W.Va. Program On Charitable Giving
February 7, 2016 Editor, News-Register: Since the economic decline of 2008, we have been recovering, and all have made some significant sacrifices to improve things in our communities to serve those impacted by the... more »»
Pete Rose Deserved To Be Honored by Team
February 7, 2016 Editor, News-Register: How so nice to hear Pete Rose is getting a hall of fame induction in the Cincinnati Reds team hall this summer in his hometown that will include retiring his number, 14. more »»
How Do Our Schools Compare?
February 5, 2016 Editor, News-Register: I have read countless articles and editorials in your newspapers pertaining to the poor scholastic achievements of West Virginia and particularly Ohio County students compare... more »»
Board Member Carder Praised
February 5, 2016 Editor, News-Register: Many thanks to Christine Carder! I always appreciate it when someone tries to do the right thing. Dr. Vargo is one of the best people you’ll ever meet. M. more »»
W.Va. Needs New Path by Government
January 31, 2016 Editor, News-Register: This is in response to the letter to the editor of Jan. 10 regarding West Virginia slipping backwards. After reading this letter I felt compelled to respond to it. more »»
Keep Vargo as Ohio County Superintendent
January 31, 2016 Editor, News-Register: This is an open letter to the Ohio County Board of Education: I write to you as a result of reading and viewing news reports of your recent action to non renew the contract o... more »»
Expand Renewable Energy Use in U.S.
January 31, 2016 Editor, News-Register: In light of the recent announcement by NOAA and NASA that 2015 was the hottest year on record, it is particularly disappointing that an Intelligencer editorial took a slap at... more »»
School Board ‘Circus’ Cited
January 27, 2016 Editor- News-Register: I remember being enthralled with the carnival when I was a child. I always loved the magicians who made things disappear, did card tricks and pulled coins from your ear. more »»
Is It ‘Boycott’ or ‘Girlcott’?
January 27, 2016 Editor- News-Register: A-ha! Another vestige of deep cultural exclusion has been outted. (Multiple stories on boycotts of the Oscars, etc.). more »»