Welcome to our new web site!

To give our readers a chance to experience all that our new website has to offer, we have made all content freely avaiable, through October 1, 2018.

During this time, print and digital subscribers will not need to log in to view our stories or e-editions.

Letters to editor
39 results total, viewing 1 - 20
Take a moment and imagine, a child who has been sleeping in a car grabs your hand, runs up stairs and says to you, “look i have an upstairs and a bedroom” even though they are sharing … more
On Nov. 19 I saw something beautiful. Just before noon, I left my basement office at the Wabash College library, and walked to the courthouse. It was not a pretty day — a cold drizzle was … more
I’d like to express my gratitude to the community for all the support offered to teachers on Red for Ed action day. While marching with my colleagues in Indianapolis, I proudly showed off … more
The Downstream Project, sponsored by the Citizens Action Coalition Education Fund, works to promote the effective environmental regulation of industrial agriculture, such as concentrated animal … more

This is a letter of support for Indiana teachers in recognition of the “Red for Ed” rallies at the Indianapolis courthouse on Tuesday. To the teachers of the Crawfordsville Community … more
U.S. Sen. Mike Braun’s staff will be at the Linden Public Library, 102 S. Main St., from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday This would be an excellent time for people to voice concerns about the … more
I am a concered citizen of the United States. I am loyal to God, my country and the flag. Many men and women died so that I can proudly fly my flag in my yard. I am writing this because I watched the … more
Back in the early “80s” the late Bob Summers of Hillsboro heard that the Area IV Council on Aging in Lafayette was expanding a program to furnish a means of transportation to smaller … more
In my opinion, the best candidate for Hillsboro Town Board is Republican candidate Cliff Wrede. The days of living in the Wild West are long over and those who have served on the town board in the … more

On Friday, the League of Women Voters’ column “Loopholes put Indiana students at risk” discussed homeschooling. Not surprisingly, they are strongly hinting at needing more state … more
This space is for voicing opinions and I would like to voice mine. It concerns the Republican candidate running for a seat on the Hillsboro Town Board and the contents of his platform. He thinks … more
I am writing to urge my fellow Crawfordsville residents in Ward 5 to vote for Joyce Burnette for city council. Joyce was a colleague of mine for 20 years at Wabash College. She is highly qualified, … more
I am a firm believer in this community. I love this community and the people in it. I know that in difficult times people have stepped up to support those who need help. The Salvation Army’s … more
The events of the past year show that climate change is already impacting the world in devastating ways. California’s last forest fire season was the worst on record. Spring flooding in the … more

As your readers no doubt know, Montgomery County has 15 swine Confined Animal Feeding Operations. In response to some serious public health and environmental concerns from Montgomery County citizens, … more
Attend, listen and question at forumI’m directing this letter to all eligible voters in the City of Crawfordsville.I would like to strongly urge all of you to attend the upcoming candidates’ … more
It was interesting to see the voting results of eighth grade students on three issues sponsored by the League of Women Voters as reported in the Oct. 11 issue of the Journal Review. If a similar … more
October is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome awareness month. Although there is no exact cause, there are many known methods to help reduce the risk of SIDS. According to the Centers for Disease Control … more
Governor Eric Holcomb’s “Gateway to Work” program puts thousands of Hoosiers at risk of losing their health insurance. People are fighting back, through lawsuits and demonstrations. … more

Reader corrected, but still worried about safetyI recently wrote a letter to the editor about my concern for bicyclists on C.R. 150 between U.S. 231 and Ladoga Road. I have been educated by a friend … more
1 | 2 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.