|Mar 4, 2014||
Readers touch on news topics, previous comments
Readers touched on several topics that have been in the news recently or have been the subjects in the "Sound Off" column.
|Feb 25, 2014||
Who could be so coldheated to kill a family pet?
We lead off today's column where a father questions how anyone could be so cruel and coldhearted as to shoot the family's pet dog while it was in their yard and not bothering anyone. The callous attack left his daughter and wife heartbroken.
|Feb 18, 2014||
Why not allow alcohol sales and collect the taxes here?
Several readers wanted to say thank you to both utility and road crews for their efforts to restore electrical service and clear the streets following the recent snowstorm. Two of our callers who live in rural McMinn County, however, expressed their gratitude to their neighbors who took it upon themselves to crank up their tractors and use them to clear the roadways.
|Feb 11, 2014||
School closings, education issues are top comments
School closings and education issues were the top concerns for readers commenting this week on the "Sound Off" line this past week.