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Opinion - Letters to the Editor

Marines thanked for stellar service and other letters to the editors

Published May. 23 2015

"Once a Marine, always a Marine": personified my late husband, Bill Carver. His burial with full military honors was a...

Hitler, Clinton: Commonality? and more letters to the editors

Published May. 22 2015

Jesus Christ and Hillary Clinton are on a collision course. Jesus said, " I assure you: Until heaven and earth...

New Ganns school well deserved and other letters to the editors

Published May. 21 2015

I can attest to the need in the community for the new Ganns Middle Valley Elementary School that is now...

Do not overlook Memorial Day meaning and more letters to the editors

Published May. 20 2015

This Monday we will observe Memorial Day. This day is a sacred day to honor and remember the men and...

Bill should stay out of Hillary's way and other letters to the editors

Published May. 18 2015

I have been seeing all of the jokes and letters about Hillary Clinton. Well, I will put in my two...

Good Deed: Chickamauga Chase race director appreciated by all

Published May. 17 2015

The Chickamauga Chase has been held since 1969 in the historic and beautiful military park.

Leaves of three, let it be and other letters to the editors

Published May. 17 2015

It would be helpful this time of year if you had some pictures of poison ivy leaves in your paper...

Exercise courage: Give schools more and other letters to the editors

Published May. 14 2015

I urge County Mayor Jim Coppinger to include increased funding for our public schools in the budget he presents to...

Good Deed: Goodwill benefits from bank employees' generosity

Published May. 10 2015

Throughout the month of March, FirstBank placed Goodwill donation bins in the lobbies of 18 bank branches across Tennessee.

Church supporting summer learning and other letters to the editors

Published May. 10 2015

We at the REACH Summer Learning program would like to publicly thank Trinity Lutheran Church and the Trinity Lutheran Church...

Guns commentary helpful to right, left and other letters to the editors

Published May. 9 2015

Thank you for the commentary "The Scientific Consensus On Guns" on The Chattanooga Times page of Thursday's edition. I hope...

Separate education plan and a way to pay for it and more letters to the editors

Published May. 6 2015

Your Sunday Life story, "Coaching Parents," elegantly sidesteps the root issue and overlooks the 500-pound gorilla in the room.

Baltimore mom did the right thing and more letters to the editors

Published May. 5 2015

If one can reach Toya Graham, the lady who whipped her boy and brought him home from a life of...

Death tax is an 'immoral' double tax and other letters to the editors

Published May. 4 2015

It's reported that the House of Representatives has voted to repeal the estate tax, or death tax, as it is...

Good Deed: Kudos to UTK architecture student helping others by design

Published May. 3 2015

Signal Mountain native Matthew Barnett was recently honored as a Torchbearer -- the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's, highest student honor....

Police care -- for birds and us, too and other letters to the editors

Published May. 3 2015

Those of us in the public eye are used to opinions about how we do our job.

Whites, blacks must solve the problem and other letters to the editors

Published May. 2 2015

The protests in Baltimore have brought the racial divide in America back into the spotlight. But unlike the protests in...

Dad pleads for motorists to heed safety rules and more letters to the editors

Published Apr. 28 2015

I am tired of political correctness.

Good Deed: HCEMS paramedic reads to Snowhill Elementary students

Published Apr. 26 2015

Hamilton County EMS Lt. Billy Burnette recently participated in the Dr. Seuss' Read Across America celebration at Snow Hill Elementary...

Conversation requires not just putting forth your ideas, but listening as well; and other letter to the editors

Published Apr. 26 2015

Conversation is defined as a verbal exchange of ideas, opinions or facts between individuals.

Poverty study will offer worthwhile insights and other letters to the editors

Published Apr. 24 2015

I am writing in response to the April 18 story about poverty.

Sexton focused on wrong things and more letters to the editors

Published Apr. 22 2015

Sexton focused on wrong things

Stabbing crime could have been prevented and more letters to the editors

Published Apr. 21 2015

What is a life worth? About $46,000 apparently, according to a local judge.