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Letters to the Editor

Letter – Infrastructure bill has more to do with social justice

To the Editor: With utmost respect, Editor (Roger) Watson may want to consider that Republicans and Democrats have been replaced by conservatives and liberals — ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, August 2, 2021 9:43 am

Letters to the Editor

Letter – Kudos to Carwile

To the Editor: I am responding to (Eunice)  Carwile’s  letter of July 28 “Confederate Soldiers Did Not Have a Choice.” She hit the nail directly on ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, August 2, 2021 8:48 am

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Letter — Superintendent should comply with guidelines

To the Editor: Anger. Frustration. Shock. Utter disbelief. These are the emotions I felt when I read Dr. Barbara Johnson’s rationale for Prince Edward County ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 29, 2021 6:22 pm

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Letter — VFW also remembers fallen veterans

To the Editor: On behalf of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7059, I am writing to bring attention to an article that appears in the ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 29, 2021 5:22 pm

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Letter – Confederate soldiers did not have a choice

To the Editor: I am responding to your editorial rant of July 21 about the Confederate statue. I especially take issue with what you said ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 8:36 am

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Letter – Cumberland needs administrator with different vision for county

To the Editor: Now that the current Cumberland County Administrator has given notice of his departure, I know that a replacement can be found that ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 26, 2021 9:42 am

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Letter – Silent majority is sick of political hate

To the Editor: Why is it that Republicans invariably cast pessimistic views on Democrats’ plans, without completing the whole picture? I won’t question that the ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 26, 2021 6:46 am

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Letter – Countering climate change has to start somewhere

To the Editor: Why is it that Republicans invariably cast pessimistic views on Democrats’ plans, without completing the whole picture? I won’t question that the ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 23, 2021 2:12 pm

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Letter — Do your part to protect our environment

To the Editor: Virginia is among the top three states in our country for accepting trash. The most recent report from the Virginia Department of ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 22, 2021 1:03 pm

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Letter — Buckingham is fortunate to have medic service

To the Editor: During these days of controversy and negativity, I just wanted to report that good things are still happening and people do care ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 22, 2021 12:03 pm

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Response to, ‘Are we a Christian nation?’l

To the Editor: In response to, “Are we a Christian nation?” How many Christians support killing a child as it is being born? Gov. Ralph ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 6:00 am

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Jesus can save you

To the Editor: This letter is one that is not political, nor religious but an invitation for salvation, relationship and eternity. First let me make ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 6:00 am

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Pandemic divided us when we should have united

To the Editor: King Oedipus is the subject of what is possibly the most renowned tragedy in literary history. This most beloved king of Athens ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter — Response to ‘What’s Wrong with Us?’

To the Editor: In the Wednesday, June 23, edition, The Herald’s editorial staff published an article titled “What’s Wrong with Us?” in which they assert ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 15, 2021 8:26 am

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Letter – What language do you speak stranger?

To the Editor: “Twas brillag and the slivey toves did gyre and gimble in the wabe. all mimsey were the borrogroves and the moams wrath ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 7, 2021 2:18 pm

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Letter – School Board needs to try something different

To the Editor: I totally agree with Roger Watson’s editorial about the school board holding all the cards in the school board and superintendent mess ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, July 6, 2021 8:56 am

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Letter – Thanks to those who helped

To the Editor During the COVID-19 pandemic, I want to thank Prince Edward County, New Life Church, Cumberland Middle School and so many other people ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, June 30, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter — School Board members have served too long

To the Editor: In the June 23 issue, on the opinion page, was the School Board Response to “recent public discourse.” Knowing no one likes ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, June 29, 2021 8:32 am

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Letter — Parents have to be more involved

To the Editor: None of the letters to the editor regarding the poor performance of students in local schools even mentions the key to improved ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, June 24, 2021 11:32 am

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Letter — Supervisors should have been at celebration

To the Editor: It has become common practice today for many elected officials to ignore public gatherings or celebrations. This happened a few days ago ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, June 24, 2021 10:20 am

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

School board responds to editorial

To the Editor: The recent public discourse regarding the state of Prince Edward County Public Schools (PECPS) covered by your publication has been less than ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, June 23, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter – Schools need house cleaning

To The Editor: The recent Farmville Herald articles regarding the performance of the Prince Edward County Public Schools and the Prince Edward County School Board ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 10:39 am

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Letter — Has drilling for gold already begun?

To the Editor: It would seem that the core drilling has already started, or has it? This may be one of those “need to know” ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, June 3, 2021 9:39 am

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Good urged to support Alzheimer’s legislation

To the Editor: More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, including 150,000 in Virginia and their 349,000 caregivers. As an Alzheimer’s advocate, it ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, June 2, 2021 6:00 am

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LETTER — Use your right to vote

To the Editor: “Someone struggled for your right to vote; use it!” Those are strong words from Susan B. Anthony, but they are fitting for ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, May 26, 2021 6:00 am

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LETTER — How much more will we tolerate?

To the Editor: Karl Popper, in 1945, wrote that unchecked tolerance toward intolerance will lead to total intolerance. Jefferson, in his inaugural speech said intolerance ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, May 13, 2021 6:37 pm

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LETTER — Felons can have voting rights restored

To the Editor: Greetings my communities. I want to grab your ear about restoring your voting rights. Governor Ralph Northam has restored voting rights for ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, May 13, 2021 5:39 pm

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