Letters to the Editor

Where were you Judge Stilts and Clerk Garrett?

The Metcalfe County Republican Party committee did nothing wrong in choosing a candidate for Sheriff. This falls on Circuit Court Clerk Tommy Garrett and County Judge/Executive Harold Stilts. Clerk Garrett was asked on two separate occasions to be a member of this committee as it was being formed. I went to his office twice to…

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Someone that cares more for Metcalfe county citizenry than the MCRPC

I just received word of recent actions taken in Metcalfe County Kentucky by the Metcalfe County Republican Party Committee. “The Republican Committee selected the committee’s secretary, Charles Costello, to run for sheriff on the Republican ticket.” Let me see if I have this straight, the MCRPC chose a sitting member to put on the ballot.…

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A Republic, If You Can Keep It

On April 14th, 1865, in the Mary Surratt Boarding House in Washington, D.C., less than 15 miles from Ford’s Theatre, John Wilkes Booth met behind closed doors with Lewis Powell, David Herold, and George Atzerodt. Soon to leave his residency in the White House for Ford’s Theatre was the first Republican President of the United…

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The Little Town with A Big Heart

“The Little Town with A Big Heart” was in fine form on May 11, 2019. Summer Shade celebrated the second annual Founders’ Day. The pride from those who were presenting, performing, or just there soaking it all in was evident as people took picture after picture of the folks and the town they love. What…

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Thank you Metcalfe County

To Metcalfe County:   I would like to extend my thanks and gratitude to the people of Metcalfe County for supporting the Recycling Program. The former S.W.C. and I, with the assistance of former Judge/Executive Greg Wilson, started the center in 2012. Over the past six years, I have lead the program as it has…

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Vote for Clement for Mayor

Dear Editor I would like to thank all those who have supported me in these last four years as Mayor of Munfordville Ky. With the election coming up on Tuesday, November 6, I would like to ask you to support and vote for David Clement for Mayor of Munfordville Ky. David is our current City…

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Climate change

Thank you for raising the issue of climate change in recent issues of this newspaper. First and foremost, climate change is not, and should not be, a partisan political issue. The earth’s atmosphere and oceans don’t care about our political leanings or the size of our bank accounts. There are thousands of weather stations around…

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Please vote pro-life

You don’t have to be a Christian to be pro-life, but you do have to be pro-life to be a Christian. The slaughter of innocent unborn babies is NOT a Christian behavior. Kentucky Right to Life Political Action Committee (KRL-PAC) exists solely to save the lives of helpless, innocent unborn babies. It sends questionnaires to…

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