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Letters to the Editor

Bridge Needs Repairs

Editor, News-Register: I used to live at the Welty Home on Washington Avenue. Many of us would walk to the Dollar Store over the bridge. Most of us had walkers. Along the side of the walking area there is a dangerous problem. A lot of the cement on the edge has come loose and fallen off. When ...

Cut Coal Taxes

Editor, News-Register: Coal jobs have long been the lifeblood of local economies across West Virginia. For much of our state’s history, miners’ paychecks would support local grocery stores, garages, and other businesses. The decline of the coal industry in recent years has devastated ...

‘Smoke and Mirrors’

Editor, News-Register: You want to talk about smoke and mirrors, type in 1107 Main Street in the search engine for the Wheeling News- Register. I’ve gone back as far as Dec. 1, 2015, when the first mention of 1107 and 1109 Main Street was discussed publicly by the mayor and city ...

Need New School Leader

Editor, News-Register: Over a month and a half ago, our community started to be deeply concerned about the unprecedented situation which is going on with the school superintendent. In these stressful and uncertain times, board members should act quickly. Delaying the decision will do ...

Enough Is Enough

Editor, News-Register: I happened to catch a TV interview of Mr. Steve Coon, president of Coon Restoration and Sealants, after the Tuesday, March 5, City Council meeting. I also read the subsequent newspaper article in the Wheeling Intelligencer (March 6). Mr. Coon said, “We’ve gone ...

Is This What We Want?

Editor, News-Register: Sixty years ago, Venezuela was ranked fourth on the World Economic Freedom Index. Today they are ranked 179th, and their citizens are dying from starvation. In only 10 years, Venezuela was destroyed by “Democratic Socialism.” Dr. Adrian Rogers, and ...