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Opinion - Letters to the Editor

Good Deed: Contributions to Urban League support Shoes for School

Published Sep. 25 2016

Three of America's largest companies recently invested in local youth by supporting the Shoes for School event.

Paramedics everywhere deserve thanks and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 25 2016

I am a Chattanooga foster grandparent volunteer. I have the privilege of serving at a local child-development facility, working one...

Pipeline protest may raise insight and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 23 2016

The protest against the North Dakota Access Pipeline is more than a protest. Native Americans from all over the United...

How about internet, state income tax? and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 21 2016

I sympathize with local retail businesses which are being undercut by online retailers.

Treat protests, prayer the same and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 20 2016

Does anyone else see a similarity between football coaches and players praying before or after a game, and football coaches...

Show support; install blue bulbs and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 19 2016

Recently we had a very positive experience with our Signal Mountain Police and first responder. Since then, it has made...

Good Deed: Donation helps patients learn more about pet therapy dogs

Published Sep. 18 2016

There is no greater therapy for a child than the love shown every day at Children's Hospital at Erlanger through...

Tumor Clinic thanks Days Inn for housing cancer patients and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 18 2016

This is a letter of gratitude from the Chattanooga Tumor Clinic to Days lnn Rivergate for its service to cancer...

A question for pit bull owners and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 17 2016

Pit bulls make up only 6 percent of all dogs in Canada and the United States, but 68 percent of...

Is Donald Trump really clairvoyant? and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 16 2016

Do you know what Mr. Trump meant to say? Don't worry — his helpers will try to clean up the...

Airport pickup should be improved and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 13 2016

Before my complete retirement around the first of the year, I flew in and out of the Chattanooga airport almost...

VA policies miff World War II vet and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 12 2016

The Wednesday editorial by the Chicago Tribune about the Veterans Administration was great.

Good Deed: Boys & Girls Club of Chattanooga receive tablets for children

Published Sep. 11 2016

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Chattanooga recently received eight tablets along with a $1,000 donation from Jack and Jill...

Student surveys would offer valuable feedback and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 11 2016

As a student, there are scores of complaints I could lodge with the Hamilton County Board of Education. Frankly, I...

Retired general should rethink Trump stand and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 9 2016

Perhaps a reporter might be sent to interview Bell to find out if he would like to withdraw his support...

A satiric piece of advice for Trump and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 7 2016

With the shootings of innocents by gang-bangers across the U.S. and in Chattanooga, here's some advice for Donald Trump.

'Momma-and-daddy' families are needed and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 5 2016

"Congratulations" is far too weak a word to be sent to Mr. Dwayne Spencer, president of Habitat for Humanity of...

City urged to take care of appearance and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 4 2016

I agree with the recent letter to the TFP about the need to improve the appearance of downtown Chattanooga.

Good Deed: Ellen Carpenter, NASA researcher and Chattanooga native, receives award

Published Sep. 4 2016

Ellen Carpenter, a researcher at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., and a Chattanooga native, recently received a Silver...

Travel to Cuba will help U.S., too and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 2 2016

In response to Michael Weissenstein's article titled Historic commercial flight from U.S. to Cuba set to take off:

Gary Johnson deserves more media coverage and more letters to the editors

Published Sep. 1 2016

In an election in which so many of the voters are unhappy with the Republican and Democratic candidates, I would...

Georgians should vote 'no' on Amendment 1 and more letters to the editors

Published Aug. 30 2016

Georgia voters will be voting on Amendment One, the 'Opportunity School District' championed by Gov. Nathan Deal, in November.

Good Deed: UNUM hosts annual Back to School Bash for Chambliss Center for Children

Published Aug. 28 2016

Last month, Unum hosted its annual Back-to-School Bash for the school-aged children who spend the summer at Chambliss Center for...