August 4, 2007 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We would appreciate typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

'Watchdog' says she supplies the information for others to act on

Editor: In response to Erika Mudd's letter in last week's Beacon: First of all, I take the time to look at public records and then exercise my First Amendment rights and write a letter to the Beacon reporting what the minutes say. More...

Benefit supporters thanked

Editor: Thanks to all the businesses that donated and to all the people who helped make Tara Kirk's Benefit successful. Special thanks to Terry Figgins for the all day DJ service and the The Port Lounge and Smokehouse for hosting the benefit. More...

Writer says costs are too high for retirees

Editor: We as retired people and many who are on a fixed income wonder how much longer the greed of our government, utilities, prescription drugs, garbage pick up, home taxes, sewer and water rates, gasoline, hospitals, and, of course, the doctors More...

Writer questions Cookston's motives

Editor: I'm responding to the letter about Peggy Wells from Kellie Green. To my knowledge, Karen Cookston has never had a problem voicing her opinion to divert her vested interest. More...