March 20, 2008 RSS feed / Letters

Toxic words are destructive in a small community

TO THE EDITOR: I'm writing this letter as a consequence of having recently heard some vicious gossip about a friend and neighbor here in Rayle. I know the gossip is untrue and I will not repeat it here or anywhere else. More...

EMA: Tornado warnings are made to save lives

TO THE EDITOR: Again this week Wilkes County was placed under two different Tornado Warnings. Both of these warning occurred on Saturday afternoon, 5:09 p.m. and 5:32 p.m. More...

Spring is here: go ahead and plant

TO THE EDITOR: Some people think that due to the drought, they should not plant at all. This is not true. Changes in water restrictions now allow more flexibility for homeowners and gardeners. More...