Category: Letter to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR Dear Editor, Last week in his letter about the Women’s March, Ken Barnes characterized the movement as a radical, violent group. Obviously he was under the influence of “alternative facts”.  There was passion, to be sure, but the world-wide march was well-planned, orderly and peaceful and the speakers for the most…

Letters to the Editor

Editor’s Note: We here at the West Bend News print all “Letters to the Editor” because we believe that everyone has a Constitutional right to freedom of the press.  In saying that, we do not necessarily agree with the content that is printed. We are just the messengers. The name of the person who wrote…

Letter to the Editor – all for This week

Letter to the Editor Here we go again the Clinton email fiasco is back on the front burner!! F.B.I. Director, James Comey has found new information concerning Hillary’s emails. It seems this time it is related to Hillary’s long time aide Huma Abedin and it may also involve her husband, Anthony Weiner. No one really…

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor This letter is to the residents of Paulding Village and Paulding County, served by Paulding EMS. My name is Con Shuherk and on Friday, June 17, 2016, I resigned my position as an EMT for the Village of Paulding. I have done this in response to the wrongful termination of Brandon…

Are The Recent OHSAA Rule Changes Consistent With Its Mission?

By: Jim Lowther, Matt McGowan Are the recent OHSAA rules changes consistent with its Mission? “The Ohio High School Athletic Association’s mission is to regulate and administer interscholastic athletic competition in a fair and equitable manner…” COMBINED ENROLLMENT The new rules treat cross country differently than the other 23 sports the OHSAA sponsors. For cross…

Letter to the Editor

The Right Thing To DoOn Saturday, January 3rd, I was taking down my Christmas tree and I heard the dog barking and the door bell ring. First, I went to the garage to get the dog in, but she wouldn’t come to me. I then hurried back to see who was at the front door.…

Jail – Letter to the Editor with Response

Fellow Paulding Residents & Voters: Typical Paulding County. Let’s request a long-term levy, and additional taxes for our cash-strapped citizens, without giving you any of the data and figures to justify their request. Two big articles in the Crescent News so far, multiple TV appearances, and multiple articles in local papers – and – what…

What’s the World’s Deadliest Creature?

What creature kills the most humans each year? You may be thinking an Anaconda or a Shark. What about Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! Maybe it’s the Pirhana? It’s probably not what’s in your worst nightmare, according to the Bill Gates Foundation. These little critters are more than just annoying, they can be…

Letter to the Editor

The John Paulding Historical Society has partnered with the Paulding County Carnegie Library since its establishment in 1977. The libraries’ assistance throughout the years has helped to make the JPHS museum what it is today. Paulding County’s library system is the premier asset of our County. I challenge anyone to point to an agency that…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I would like to tell you and Northwest Ohio about the help state representitive Tony Burkley has done for me. Since last September 2013 I had been in a dispute with the Ohio Dept. of Taxation. My accountant and I provided the Tax Department with the requested documentation several times, and numerous phone…

State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash

Van Wert – The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Van Wert Post is investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 2:55 PM, on SR 637 near Elm Sugar Road in Hoaglin Township, Van Wert County. A 2002 Chrysler Sebring, driven by Robert A. Seffernick, age 17, of Melrose was northbound on SR 637. Mr. Seffernick lost…

Letter to the Editor: I apologize

Letter to the Editor On April 24, 2013 I submitted a letter to the editor to the newspapers reporting no dogs were euthanized at the Paulding County Dog Shelter since August 2012. I recently found out the information I was given was not correct, and many dogs were put down. It is with a heavy…