Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • LETTERS FOR APRIL 4, 2014: Say, ‘Yes,’ to Concord students Say, 'Yes,' to Concord students On May 29, I was sitting in the balcony at the Beickman Performing Arts Center at Concord High School, watching the music department's annual "Carnival" concert. Once again, the musicians, singers and dancers put on an

    April 4, 2014

  • Letters for April 2 Paycheck Fairness Act would help cut wage gap The wage gap continues. Tuesday will be the symbolic day when women's wages catch up to men's wages from 2013. Nationally a woman earned 77 cents on the dollar (or 77 percent) for doing the same work at a

    April 2, 2014

  • Letters for March 31, 2014 Cartoon disrespects strong presidents I do not appreciate cartoons that show disrespect for our country's leaders, such as "Passing the Baton" (The Goshen News, March 28), which shows President Carter passing the "weakest foreign policy president" ba

    March 31, 2014

  • LETTER'S FOR MARCH 30,2014: Let’s keep the momentum going Let's keep the momentum going The 2014 Surgeon General's report released this past January tells us that tobacco use is causing even more deaths and diseases than we have previously thought. Tobacco use kills more than 9,700 Hoosiers every year and

    March 29, 2014

  • Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller photo READER POINT OF VIEW: My job is to defend state law Several same-sex couples recently filed lawsuits seeking to strike down Indiana's traditional marriage definition law. As Indiana attorney general, I have been asked why my office is defending the statute in court when some AGs in other states are no

    March 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • LETTERS FOR MARCH 26, 2014: Passage didn’t go far enough Passage didn't go far enough In regard to Paul Steury's letter to the editor, (The Goshen News, March 19), it is convenient that he only quotes the Scripture John 8:1-7, but fails to read the rest of the passage, John 8:8-11. 8) Again he stooped dow

    March 26, 2014

  • LETTERS FOR MARCH 23, 2014: Consider options at Goshen's millrace Goshen's millrace canal is a community treasure that ignited and drove the early development of Goshen after it was built by hands and hooves in the 1860s. It turned mill wheels, drove factory gears and spun electrical turbines. It is now again a dri

    March 23, 2014

  • LETTERS FOR MARCH 22, 2014: Goshen Council does a chicken dance This letter is in response to the Goshen City Council's decision to postpone further action on a chicken-keeping ordinance and the concerns they have listed. I live in a rural area of Goshen. My husband and I have raised chickens for years as pets an

    March 22, 2014

  • READER POINT OF VIEW: Don’t be scared of changes at Millersburg Elementary As a parent in the Millersburg Elementary School (MES) district, I feel overwhelmed and confused about the proposed changes in the Fairfield Community School Corporation. The proposal is for a districtwide change to STEAM Schools -- an accronym for i

    March 21, 2014

  • LETTERS FOR MARCH 19: Waiting for the first stone In regard to letter to the editor, "Homosexuality is fornication" (The Goshen News, March 15): John 8:1-7 -- The good news translation. The Woman Caught in Adultery -- 1) Then everyone went home, but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. 2) Early the ne

    March 19, 2014

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