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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Why is gas 30¢, 40¢ and even 50¢ higher in Taylorville. Rochester is $3.99; Springfield, in the $3.60 to $3.70 range. Decatur, $3.99. When people leave town for gas, they likely will spend money on groceries and other needed items. That takes money out of town . Does not help the campaign for…

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Dear Editor, Most Americans — and most Christians — don’t want religious doctrine dominating our laws. So how did we get here? It’s because a small group of right-wing billionaires didn’t want to pay their taxes, wanted to get rid of their unions and didn’t want regulation of the pollution from their refineries and other…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, We are so lucky in Taylorville to have Springfield Clinic Taylorville, Dunn’s Ambulance, our fire department and Taylorville Memorial Hospital available when needed for medical help. My husband has been under medical care for 3 weeks and I can’t thank these folks enough! The level of care they provide is above and beyond.…

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Letter to the Editor

In regards to the recent speak out entry, this is not the beginning of the end of our local school system. Not passing this will however solidify the continuing down spiral of opportunities for the kids of our district. Whoever submitted this needs to read the article that starts on the front page of Sundays…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Heartland Greenway has spared no expense in mass mailings, and radio and print ads to attempt to convince the residents of Christian County that the proposed CO2 pipeline and dump site is entirely safe. They claim the CO2 will remain 6,000 feet underground. Well, it’s time for the people to hear more of…

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To the Editor: This thought of having CO2 disposal coming to Christian County has landowners and farmers taking a negative attitude toward this project with good reason. This is good farming ground that has been in families for a long time, and they don’t want it disrupted with well head and roads. I farm several…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, In the coming days, weeks, and months, a significant amount of not only patience, but also funding is going to be asked of this community. I am writing this today to not only share my support of this project, but to also lend my hand in it. The TCUSD3 school board has authorized…

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, President Biden – I completely agree with the opening lines of your speech last evening! That’s hard for me to admit, because I rarely find anything we agree upon! “How many more innocent American lives must be taken before we say ‘enough’? Enough! … Enough. Enough. … Enough. … Enough. … Enough. Enough..…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Dramatic changes in global energy markets are being felt here at home. As news media have reported, power prices are increasing significantly and will have an impact on customer electric bills. We want to make sure our customers have the facts about this situation. It is important to be clear that Ameren Illinois…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, This Republican primary season is appalling! The establishment Republican Party is pushing candidates who employ Democrat tactics to assail their opponents: Lies and half-truths. I am sickened by the congressional campaign of Rodney Davis and the gubernatorial campaign of Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin and Avery Borne. I have lose respect for both Davis…

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