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Readers' Vent: May 20, 2019

And just like that Charleston is down to one golf course. Let’s see how the so called “millions” pan out from the soccer tournaments.

Research. The Pinehurst roundabout has been a work in progress for over 20 years. People have complained about it since it was first put in. If they can’t make one big enough on flat ground. How are they going to squeeze one in between two hillsides?

Congratulations to the Kanawha County Sheriffs Office, Putnam County Sheriffs Office, Jackson County Sheriffs Office, West Virginia State Police and U.S. Marshals for investigating and arresting Tubby Paige and some of his cronies. All of them have not been caught and I pray you continue your work. Now, if the Judges will do their part and give them just what they deserve. I’m afraid they will be out in a short time and continue their unlawful deeds.

Mitch Carmichael writes, “First we must review the recommendations of our teachers”, then proceeds to ignore them by insisting on charter schools and ESLs.

While all you anti-abortionists are letting the conservative, right-wing Republicans jerk you around by your most fervid beliefs, keep in mind that while you are distracted by this issue they are picking your pocket and rewarding the richest 1% with your tax dollars. Republican leaders know abortion will never be outlawed but they use this issue to get elected so they can loot our treasury and give huge tax breaks to the rich who finance their campaigns.

Why are we keeping G. Gee as the head of our primary college? Now he is not getting the engineering grads to WVU in spite of traveling around the state on a private plane. Get someone that will do a lot better for us.

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Funerals for Monday, June 17, 2019

Baker, Peggy - 11 a.m., Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.

Goff, Joyce - 1 p.m., Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Kirby, Helen - 2 p.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Kizer, Ernest - 1 p.m., Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope.

Leach, Robert - 5 p.m., Casdorph & Curry Funeral Home, St. Albans.

Sheets, Jonathan - 2 p.m., O’Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery.

Sturm, John - 11 a.m., Simpson Creek Baptist Church, Bridgeport.

Suttle, James - 2 p.m., Wallace & Wallace Chapel, Rainelle. ements.

Wood, E.C. - 1 p.m., Humphrey's Memorial United Methodist Church, Sissonville.

Woodall, Kennedy - 11 a.m., Forest Hills Cemetery, Flatrock.