Letter to the editor (11/1/17)Dear Editor: The county commission wants to tax the residents of our county to bring water and sewer systems to Marshall Junction. According to Presiding Commissioner Kile Guthrey, the projected plan would generate a $1-1.2 million/year windfall with a 20-year sunset. ...
Letter to the editor (9/18/17)Dear Editor: Minutes of city council meetings are publicized online. That is good. Council members should improve their reporting by having, for each vote taken on each measure, their names and how they voted (yes or no) publicized so that city voters may hold each one accountable. ...
letter to the editor (5/19/17)Dear Editor: Baccalaureate was held May 7 at the First Baptist Church, sponsored by the Marshall Ministerial Alliance. This age-old tradition has been part of graduation for years. The past 10 years the attendance of graduating seniors has declined. ...
Letter to the Editor -- city council appointments (1/11/17)Dear Editor, I am disturbed about the city council's discussion about changing the method of selection of city officials to appointment by the city council. First, I am not aware of popular discontent in the attitudes of this town's voters about Judge McInteer's job performance. ...
Letter to the Editor -- Jan. 11, 2017 (1/11/17)Dear Editor, I read the news concerning the (Marshall) City Council taking away the right of the constituency to vote on the City Judge, City Attorney and City Treasurer. Is that legal to take away the right to vote for elected officials? No matter what their reasoning, I didn't know that the elected council could do away with our rights to vote for other elected officials no matter what their reasoning. ...
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