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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 12:24 AM

Voice of the People

Anderson wants

to reduce gas tax

We have two choices on the ballot in a couple weeks; do we vote for a candidate who ...


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 12:24 AM

Diane W. Mufson: Roosevelts recall an era when politics worked for the better

There have been a few TV programs, such as "Downton Abbey," that my husband, Maury, and I agree were "must watch" shows. ...


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 12:24 AM

Editorial: Don't throw away your right to vote; speak up at ballot box

In the next two weeks leading up to and including Nov. 4, there is no shortage of decisions to make.

Who should represe ...


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 12:24 AM

Steve Williams: Charter changes will provide needed flexibility

Our City Charter was written in 1985. Do you remember what it was like in 1985?

Everything about our lives is so differ ...


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 06:53 AM

Voice of the people

Anderson would serve area well


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 12:09 AM

John Patrick Grace: Ebola, ISIS bedevil America as elections near

As our midterm elections approach, we face two major international scares:  the Ebola virus and the recruiting and ravaging land grabs of the so-called Islamic State, or ISIS.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 12:08 AM

Editorial: Rahall remains the best choice to represent state’s 3rd District

The Herald-Dispatch has endorsed Nick Rahall for Congress 18 times over the past four decades.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 07:00 AM

Christopher Swindell: Candidates who 'tear down' shouldn't be rewarded

Recently, I heard a spot-on summation of the state of politics in the country - from a savvy Steve Williams, Huntington mayor. "Disruption." How perfect. Steve correctly asserts people who run for office should be evaluated based on whether disruption is their modus operandi.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Editorial: Good field of candidates strive for positions in W.Va. legislature

Cabell and Wayne counties have a busy ballot of state legislative races for voters to consider over the next few weeks. ...


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 07:18 PM

Voice of the People

'Sarah Nott's Law' needs passed

Can you imagine how it feels to lose a child? I can. I lost my daughter, Sarah, in an a ...