Saturday, August 19, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Trying to locate a picture

Dear Editor, My name is Gary Stone. I was born in Eufaula, Alabama in 1952 where my mom is from. My dad (from the Alexander...

Letter to the Editor: You’re invited to Civic Saturday

Dear Editor, July 4th we recognize and celebrate Independence Day--the day of the birth of a new nation of 13 colonies with the opportunity and...

Opinion: American electricity consumers are on a diet

By Corey Tyree* Whether it be food or energy or water, Americans are known for consuming more and more. There is at least one exception:...

Letter to the Editor: Repealing Obamacare

Dear Editor, If you’re wondering what you should be focusing on in the month of June, there is only one thing: defending the ACA aka...

Letter to the Editor: Flags for Vets article

Dear Editor: I read with interest your report in the May 31 issue of the Observer concerning Flags for Vets.  I already have a flag...

Letter to the Editor: An alternative to the Paris Agreement

Dear Editor, Archimedes said, “Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I can move the world.” We...

Letter to the Editor: Paris Agreement on climate change

Dear Editor, Withdrawing from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change (now with 196 nations on board) is a perverse version of “American exceptionalism.”  That we...

Letter to the Editor: Who are we?

Dear Editor, I’m an Alabamian - born and raised.  I’ve lived 40 of my 53 years here.  I want to be a proud Alabamian –...

Letter to the Editor: Lee County jeopardy: What is a bond?

Dear Editor, Since the Commission and its Chairman have declined to explain why the County Engineer was un-bonded for nearly five years, a requirement of...

Op-Ed: Opelika needs broadband, here’s why

By Gary Fuller Mayor of Opelika Editor's note: The Observer has published several letters to the editor critical of city-owned and operated fiber optics systems and...