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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • Public hearings are a 'farce' Public hearings are a 'farce' Dear Editor, The city government has a proclivity of not being diaphanous (vague). Therefore, when the ordinary citizenry does not acquiesce and challenges, the citizen becomes inconsequential. They are treated with inti

    May 20, 2014

  • Visit Crazy Big Randy's BBQ Dear Editor, We would like to sing the praises of a local business on the Centerville Square. The business is Crazy Big Randy's BBQ owned by Randy Carel. He goes above and beyond providing good service. On Mothers Day we had lunch at Big Randy's. We

    May 20, 2014

  • America built on a 'Godly foundation' America built on a 'Godly foundation' Dear Editor, Like a frog in boiling water, our culture has been so desensitized to immorality and debauchery that we have lost even the semblance of a moral compass. How has society founded on Biblical principles

    May 15, 2014

  • Primary election June 3? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about the fast approaching June 3 primary election. Are you going to participate? So, the question of the week is, "Do you plan

    May 15, 2014

  • Favoring teachers' unions over students Education has become a major issue in the Texas governor's race, with six months to go. The differing approaches unveiled by the two major candidates for governor tell us a lot. An examination of Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis' education reform pr

    May 15, 2014

  • Vote for Clovis June 3 Dear Editor, June 3 is a very important day for all Iowans. Unfortunately, few of us are even aware of the significance of that date and even fewer of us will participate in this event. June 3 is the day for primary elections … notorious for low vote

    May 15, 2014

  • Purchase former Armory? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about the Centerville City Council's recent decision to purchase the former Iowa Army National Guard Armory building on Dewey R

    May 8, 2014

  • Sober and life is good Dear Editor, March 13 I feel so good. I am a year clean and proud of myself and love my daughter Brianna and Samantha Driver very much and thank you to my higher power and my family for their support and being there for me. I want to tell everybody t

    May 8, 2014

  • Q&A on cow gas Q: What do dairy cows, Uncle Sam and methane emissions have in common? A: It sounds like a bad joke in the works. But when the federal government is involved, it's typically not a laughing matter. In March the White House issued plans to reduce green

    May 8, 2014

  • Sheets Snapshot: House adjourned on May 1 Dear friends, The Iowa House officially adjourned on Thursday, May 1. We've been debating late into the night to finish the peoples' business and prevent monkey business. I am against spending your money to subsidize ventures that can't stand on thei

    May 6, 2014

  • Sen. Ken Rozenboom Newsletter On the first day of the 2014 legislative session we listened to opening day remarks stressing the importance of strengthening Iowa's economy and creating new career opportunities. These were two common themes being discussed prior to the start of the

    May 6, 2014

  • Dream big, Class of 2014 The Class of 2014 will graduate from high school on the heels of welcome news that fewer of their peers are dropping out of school. Recently released data from the U.S. Department of Education show America hit its highest-ever high school graduation

    May 6, 2014

  • What are your vacation plans this summer? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about vacations. Summer is right around the corner, the time when many people go on vacation. Are you? And does it include trav

    May 1, 2014

  • 050114 Prevent Child Abuse Photo 1 Prevent child abuse in Appanoose County Prevent child abuse in Appanoose County Dear Editor, Our children deserve a chance at a bright future and it begins with creating a community that invests in their safety and well-being. This April, Appanoose County participated in National Child Abu

    May 1, 2014 2 Photos

  • 042914 Swarm Photo Gus and Gertie's goose nest Gertrude had had it. The last two years of nesting had ended in disappointments and grief. With Gus, her mate, they had carefully constructed their nests on the banks of the Skunk River east of the Salem Stub. Using tall dried grass and reeds, as the

    April 29, 2014 1 Photo

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about the 2014 Appanoose County Fair. It starts Monday and wraps up on Saturday with a demolition derby at 8 p.m. So, the question of the week is, "How many days do you plan to go to the Appanoose County Fair?

A. I plan to attend all six days.
B. I plan to attend five days.
C. I plan to attend four days.
D. I plan to attend three days.
E. I plan to attend two days.
F. I plan to attend one day.
G. I do not plan to go to the fair this year.
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