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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But the Truth

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.  John Adams 1770…

Letter to the Editor

Success for Everyone Equally It seems like every time we turn on the news, read an article or watch something on television there is a recurring theme that more and…

Letters to the Editor

Ready to Work! I wish to sincerely thank my opponent, Mr. Haywood Hamlet, on his steadfast determination and perseverance throughout this demanding campaign.  I acknowledge his many years of service…

Hallelujah! The Elections Are Over

It seems like every election is worse than the last. Every election we see politics sink to a new low.  Every year we see candidates elected not on their records…

Letter to the Editor

Prospect Resident Endorses Candidates To the Voters of Prince Edward County: I know that no one likes to be told how to vote, therefore I urge you to use your…

Fools with Hammers

Anybody can take a hammer and tear something down. Michelangelo on the other hand took a hammer and a chisel and carved David. Millions of other people use hammers to…

Letters to the Editor

New Governor Should Not be Northam “There are a lot of people in the world to whom the American flag is a symbol of oppression. The anthem itself contains a…

Vote With Your Brain, Vote on the Facts, Hire the Best

Election Day is November 7.  Virginians will be electing men and women who will lead our state, our counties and our towns for the next few years. Every one of…

Letters to the Editor

The Season Has Changed The following is a letter in response to the Boy Scouts of America’s Decision to Allow Girls to Participate Beginning 2018. As I sit at my…

That Lawyer

“Because he says what I want to believe.” A few years ago I wrote an editorial on Social Security. It was based entirely on facts. Those facts were gathered from…

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