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Letters To The Editor

Latest Letters To The Editor

Surry planners get it right

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I’m for nuclear and renewable energy, and I side with the Surry Planning Commission on rejecting Loblolly Solar and tabling the ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

He commends ‘Read Woke’

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I would like to take this opportunity to commend the library staff of Smithfield High School for initiating the school’s participation ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Unimpressed by equity ‘audit’

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I participated recently in one of Isle of Wight County Schools’ ($60,000) equity audit focus groups as facilitated by Dr. Valaida ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Fear, hurt fuel anger

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I keep wondering how much of our bad behavior is connected to the accumulated stress of the last 21 months. When ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Fundraiser shows unity

Editor, The Smithfield Times: If you watch the news on a daily basis, it would be easy to believe that our country is horribly and ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Science really  better than faith?

Editor, The Smithfield Times: The author of the book of Hebrews in the New Testament writes in Chapter 11, Verse 1 that “Faith is the ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Require vaccination

Editor, The Smithfield Times: To prevent further spread of the coronavirus, we should require everyone to get fully vaccinated (including a possible third dose) unless ... Read more

4 days ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Biogas plant beats alternative

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I appreciate Jolene Mafnas’ letter to the editor (“Surry should reject biogas,” Sept. 29). I read about Food and Water Watch, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Brewer dodges valid questions

Editor, The Smithfield Times: The Smithfield Times reserved a portion of last week’s edition to this November’s 64th House of Delegates election. They had a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by WordPress.com VIP.

Teach, enforce ‘no wake’ zones

Editor, The Smithfield Times: I suppose it was inevitable that the canoe launch at Windsor Castle Park would break. The roller segment at the outboard ... Read more

2 weeks ago by WordPress.com VIP.

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