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• Keep them topical, short (200 words or less), legible and not more often than one every 30 days. Letters may be edited for clarity and length

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Opinion - Letters to the Editor

Richard Winham a community jewel and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 28 2017

I have been amazed for many years at WUTC's Richard Winham for his ability to bring new music and musicians...

Equity, equality belong at budget talks and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 27 2017

Let's take a look at the Hamilton County Commission and the issue of how to equally spend taxpayer money. In...

Protect public lands from privatization and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 26 2017

I am writing in hopes of getting the word out to the public about the protection of our public lands.

Obama's attributes, successes earn thanks and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 25 2017

Thank you, President Obama. First for your dignity, your grace, your sense of humor and honor.

Keep church and state separate and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 24 2017

Putting 'In God We Trust,' on license plates is but another not-so-thinly veiled attempt to encroach church into state.

Call me a racist; I have no guilt and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 23 2017

I will fly my Confederate flag, dance my Irish jig and have no guilt about being white, nor should I....

Celebrate success of Chattanooga and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 22 2017

One of the most striking qualities of Chattanooga is the fact that this town, a bijou of a city at...

What did Trump really mean in speech? and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 21 2017

I have to wonder if Donald Trump's inaugural speech should be interpreted to mean what he said, what he meant...

Greeson misses point of travel ban and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 19 2017

In response to TFP columnist Jay Greeson's Jan. 12 column on California's travel ban: I am amazed that he could...

Sales tax reduction is appropriate offset and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 18 2017

The Sunday newspaper had an article representing various state Tennessee legislators' views on how to offset the governor's proposed state...

Track needs acute at Soddy-Daisy High and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 17 2017

Soddy-Daisy High School is the second largest high school in Hamilton County. We have begged for a running track for...

ACA has done much for many Americans and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 16 2017

Over time, many good Democrats have sacrificed their political careers to vote that Americans receive the health insurance benefits the...

Good Deed: Local YMCA member donates winnings to Toys For Tots

Published Jan. 15 2017

After reading Times Free Press reporter Shelly Bradbury's Dec. 17 article, 'Toys for Tots; Marines need help packing donated Christmas...

Coloring books help educate students about epilepsy and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 15 2017

Even though one in 50 children has epilepsy, the disease is often misunderstood and misdiagnosed. That is changing.

Officer merits praise for telling his story and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 13 2017

About TFP reporter Andy Sher's story, 'Navy officer who shot Chattanooga attacker leads lawmakers in prayer,' on page B8 of...

Come on, GOP: Where is your plan? and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 11 2017

President-elect Donald Trump and the Republican leaders want to repeal the Affordable Health Care Act. They have had eight years...

Democrats, give GOP a chance on ACA and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 10 2017

This is in response to the recent commentary about the GOP's intention to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Higher beer alcohol will cause harm and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 9 2017

I agree with the recent letter to the editor basically saying that it is ridiculous to allow beer brewers to...

Good Deed: Couple comes to aid of accident victim

Published Jan. 8 2017

On Dec. 12, I had a one-car automobile accident coming around a curve on Cummings Highway. My car ended up...

Ooltewah band's Rose Bowl Parade show a 'pleasure' and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 8 2017

What a pleasure it was to watch the Ooltewah Marching Band in the Rose Bowl Parade last week.

Surpluses, tax hikes don't go together and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 6 2017

Somebody help me understand how 'surplus' and raising taxes go hand in hand.

Higher alcohol beer can be dangerous and more letters to the editors

Published Jan. 4 2017

First thing in the Dec. 30 newspaper is the story about higher alcohol content in beer.

Good Deed: Chattanooga State Spanish Club sponsors food drive

Published Jan. 1 2017

Chattanooga State pitched in to help the Spanish Club make a significant contribution to the immigrant community through LaPaz. The...