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Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 6
What can happen when someone’s moral guidance comes not from sound reasoning and critical thinking, but from a book? Indefensible behavior. When...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 6
It surprised a lot of people last week when the coroner in Northern Virginia ruled Jim Brady’s death a homicide. After all, it had been 33 years...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 6
As the commander of Chapter 656 Military Order of the Purple Heart, I take offense to the Wounded Warrior Project’s solicitations for monies in the...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
I would like to say that your article in Tuesday’s paper regarding Jeremy Naugle was done with poor taste. Do you not have anything else to write...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
The editorial Aug. 12 has numerous factual errors and achieves a new low in your journalism. It begins by labeling the “green” left as “irrational...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
As a practicing Christian I am reading with interest the religious arguments justifying an exclusion of a certain type of individual from patronizing...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
Bloomsburg does not need an ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation. One bridal shop that refuses to outfit lesbian couples...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
Area high school athletes and coaches began football practice Monday with equal parts excitement, determination and dreams of glory. But before the...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 24
The editorial Aug. 12 would be an excellent piece of journalism if Mr. Sachetti had done at least a little homework before printing such drivel. You...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
“I held the hands of countless individuals as this terrible disease took their lives away from them. I witnessed the horror firsthand, and I can...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia seem to be growing in epic numbers these days. There are no cures for these diseases, and the cause of them...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
As a resident of West Hemlock Township, I am writing to express my sincere disappointment with the editorial printed on Tuesday, “Pipeline opponents...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
I read with interest your article on the current discussion of a bridal shop in the community denying service for a bridal dress (I assume) to a same...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
Here’s a question for the Christians of Columbia, Montour and surrounding counties: What would you do if armed militia came to your door and gave...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 15
Many suburbanites and the people who represent them in Harrisburg have ‘tsk-tsked’ nearby cities for their declines while steadfastly opposing local...
Published on August 12, 2014 - Page 16
David Millard and Karen Boback had an opportunity to serve the working class and property owners in Pennsylvania. Instead they voted against you and...
Published on August 12, 2014 - Page 16
Some call it pyramid building, empire building, ego building or job preservation. The efforts of the Columbia/Montour Chamber of Commerce and the...
Published on August 12, 2014 - Page 16
The irrationality of the “green” left was on display for everyone to see at a hearing last week in Bloomsburg. The meeting was organized by federal...
Published on August 12, 2014 - Page 16
President Obama suddenly is upset that a growing number of U.S. businesses are using American tax laws to lower their tax liability through tax...
Published on August 12, 2014 - Page 16
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is another in a series of columns by the Columbia County Farm Bureau about “The State of Agriculture.” By Kassidy Ryman I...

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