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Letter: Response to Lynn I. Brown

Dear Editor: I would like to thank Lynn Brown for providing such a wonderful exposition and amplification of what has become of the "modern" Republican party. After containing the McCarthyites in the 50s and later the Birchers, the thinking conservative wing has apparently lost the reins to the party's reactionary right wing.

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Letter: Response to Lynn Brown’s response

Dear Editor: It’s October and we’re approaching Halloween. Across Rockdale County, scores of children of all ages will dress in costume and pretend to be someone/something that they are not. Most will be dressed as comic book characters or princesses and will be crying out “Trick or Treat.” 

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Posted: oct. 10, 2014 7:54 p.m. | Updated: oct. 11, 2014 5:50 a.m.

Letter: Response to ‘Outrage at no vote on Sunday voting’

Dear Editor: Last weekend’s letter from the Chairman of Rockdale County Democratic Party brought forth very clearly his party’s willingness to change the rules of the game in the fourth quarter ("Outrage over no vote on Sunday voting," Oct. 4, 2014). Moving to add Sunday voting right after church with only two weeks to go before election day is a desperate effort to squeeze more votes from the uninformed (read uninterested.) 

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Posted: oct. 10, 2014 7:50 p.m. | Updated: oct. 11, 2014 5:49 a.m.

Letter: Response to 'Outrage over no vote on Sunday voting'

Dear Editor: In response to Tommy Plummer, acting Chair of the Rockdale Democratic Party, with regard to the letter of Friday, October 3, 2014 speaking of your members' "outrage," I shall counter with the truth.

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Posted: oct. 04, 2014 7:28 p.m.

Letter: Outrage at no vote on Sunday voting

Dear Editor: The Rockdale County Democratic Party is outraged by the action to deny its members the opportunity to vote on the issue of Sunday voting recently taken by the Rockdale County Board of Elections. 

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Posted: oct. 03, 2014 7:52 p.m. | Updated: oct. 04, 2014 5:58 a.m.

Letter: Defining moment

What you are about to read will possibly be the most important paragraphs you will have to reflect upon to decide the fate of your family and nation.

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Posted: sep. 24, 2014 2:35 a.m.

Letter: Keith Ellis on Henderson's pay advance

(Unedited letter from Newton County Commission Chairman Keith Ellis sent to The News and to Newton commissioners regarding the Aug. 27 article, "Newton commissioner given paycheck advance")

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Posted: aug. 28, 2014 5:35 p.m.

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