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Letters to the Editor

LETTER — Murders in cities far outnumber mass shootings

To the Editor: I read with great interest the latest letters concerning gun reform in the U.S. In 2020, 774 murders occurred in Chicago, 447 ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — How many more have to die?

To the Editor: These people who were murdered in Colorado died in defense of gun rights. We all know that gun rights are far more ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Gold mining presents a real danger

To the Editor: Thank you for Titus Mohler’s February 24 article, “Gold mining bill passes Senate.” As the threat of modern, large-scale commercial gold mining ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Greater care needed with Habitat story

To the Editor: I read with concern your story about the unfinished Habitat house. To me it sounded more like an individual grievance than an ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — No one is a stronger supporter of the police than Bob Good

To the Editor: I thought that I’d respond to the request for “clarity” expressed in the last edition of The Herald regarding Bob Good’s first ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Guns should be regulated like cars

To the Editor: The Second Amendment to the Constitution does not actually begin with “shall not be infringed.” It reads instead, “A well-regulated militia….” Gun ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — We must get serious about garbage disposal laws

To the Editor: When did Virginia become the second largest dumping ground in America? Industrial facilities dumped 11,821,961 lbs. of toxic chemicals into Virginia’s waterways ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Thanks to CVHC

To the Editor: In the midst of the fear and many uncertainties surrounding COVID-19, I want to thank the amazing staff at Central Virginia Health ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER – Supervisors are not being forthcoming

To the Editor: Government of the people, by the people, for the people. This phrase does not seem to apply to Cumberland County residents.  There ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

Thanks to SEC

To the Editor: I for one would like to thank SEC for getting my power back on when they did. I was out for 12 ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

The death penalty and abortion

To the Editor: I am very much against killing and murder. I wouldn’t be able to kill a person even on death row, but they ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

The coming of the Lord is near

To the Editor: During debate of the Equality Act in the U.S. House of Representatives, Representative Jerry Nadler (D-NY) stated, “What any religious tradition describes ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

Give stimulus money to those who truly need it

To the Editor: Since the COVID outbreak started about a year ago I have received $1,800 from the government, but I do not understand why. ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Living life in ‘No Man’s Land’

To the Editor: It seems so strange living my whole 54-year existence in Virginia, where regardless of political party or economic status, our leaders think ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Are we losing our Democracy?

To the Editor: Americans are witnessing a historic transformation from a government that promotes independent thoughts, words and action, to one solely dependent on elected ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

Have we said thank you to Gerry Spates?

To the Editor: After watching the surrounding area go through the challenges that Mother Nature presented us with for the past few weeks, I’ve had ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

It’s time to unite and protect the environment

To the Editor: I read the article “Gold mining bill passes Senate” in which, once again, Sen. (Mark) Peake voted against the bill, stating, “I ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

Bill would limit state control of elections

To the Editor: HR 1 is a piece of legislation being drafted in Washington, D.C., right now that, if passed, will take the ability of ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

DEQ cannot restrict Green Ridge traffic

To the Editor: Documentation that the DEQ relied on to grant approval to the Notice of Intent (NOI) and to the Part A Application submitted ... Read more

3 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

Letter – SEC needs to make changes to handle future outages

To the Editor: We moved to central Virginia in 2003, and we have become accustomed to the occasional power outages experienced as customers of Southside ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Red Front Trading Co. is missed

To the Editor: I am certain that many of you share my regret in not having The Red Front Trading Company on Main Street any ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Vilsack does not belong in Biden’s cabinet

To the Editor: Tom Vilsack’s nomination as secretary of agriculture does not belong within Joe Biden’s progressive agenda. Vilsack has served as governor of Iowa, ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Dominion should let Buckingham heal

To the Editor: Because we have worked with the people of Buckingham County for four decades as a physician and as a business owner, we ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — Dominion should focus on its core business

To the Editor: As a Dominion Energy customer, I am frustrated by what I see happening with our monopoly utility. This was brought into particular ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER — What about the easements?

To the Editor: Dominion is giving $3.5 million to Buckingham County. That’s great, but they are holding easements through more than 250 properties obtained for ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER – A political slap on the wrist

To the Editor: The Speaker of the House announced, recently, that she doesn’t intend to censure past President Trump after his acquittal this time around ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

LETTER – Maybe the landfill isn’t as bad as some think

To the Editor: I moved to Cumberland six-and-a-half years ago. I lived in Powhatan for 30-plus years and watched it become an extension of Chesterfield, ... Read more

4 months ago by Letters to the Editor.

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