Opinion/Letters to the Editor
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Commentary on Jewish Passover

I enjoy reading Pastor Clint Lowery’s articles in this publication; however, concerning the article of Nov. 18 in regards to the reference to the Jewish Passover, I would like to offer some … more

Poor rationalizations are unacceptable

The arrogant of Mr. Torres is amazing! While his racism is clearly visiable, his grotesque socialist/elitist view expressed that if you did not vote as I did, you are guilty of white privilege, … more

Thanks for speaking up for minority vote

Thank you Jose Torres for speaking up for the minority vote in Gonzales County and the state of Texas including mine. The election of Donald Trump as the leader of America once again demonstrates the … more

Just saying

And that’s a wrap-up! May I present to you President Donald Trump. Amen, and a gain I say “Amen”. Or should I be saying Amen”? For the time being, well, satan has lost this battle! Or did he … more

Thanks for putting my thoughts into words

Dear Mr. Torres, First, I read your editorials because I think you’re a good writer. I like your honesty and directness. Friday, I read “Fear 2016.” Thank you for putting many of my thoughts … more

Standing back leaves you as an outsider

Disgusting misuse of position; a vicious abusive editorial mailing against our constitutional electoral system while inciting minorities to join the editor’s personal hate of white people in … more

Response to Fear 2016

The point of this editorial can be easily be turned exactly the opposite. Mr. Torres expressed being afraid to step on the toes of Trump supporters, but my wife and I had the same problem with … more

Disappointing Veterans Day program coverage

I was disappointed in your coverage of the recent GISD Veterans Day Program. Other than a blurry picture, a picture of the cheerleaders and a photo of the back of an unidentified veteran, there was … more

Is treason OK for some?

My subject is treason, a dreadful word often reflecting bad consequences for our country. Way back in the dictionary it shows as a violation of allegiance to one’s state, i.e., our laws for sworn … more

Thanks for successful CTI

Another Come and Take It has come and gone. Hats off to all the city employees, the Come and Take It committee, the Chamber and all the volunteers who worked so hard to make this another great year. … more

Policing for profit

I’m writing this letter to the editor to inform people of the “Policing for Profit” policy that is going on in our community. How many people have been unfairly “targeted” and pulled over … more

An open letter to all Christian Voters

In a few months, the citizens of this country face the daunting responsibility of selecting those who will be making the decisions that will directly affect the lifestyles of our children and … more

Appreciation for police going above and beyond

The other night my son was broke down on Hwy 97 and 2292 and a policeman, Officer Heart, brought him home. My son and I went back out to where he broke down and we called the highway patrol to help … more

Dope usage not news

As a NEWSpaper trying to justify itself your editorial policy does not support the health of the Gonzales community; shock is not news, nor is dope usage among the youth news yet that topic always … more

‘Grill’ surprises couple with pleasant experience

My husband and I had a very pleasant surprise last Saturday night that I want to tell you about. We took a chance and went to eat at the Lexington Grill in the Alcalde Hotel. I say we took a chance … more

Attempt to scare off birds is horrible

Whoever’s bright idea it was to shoot a boom cannon off at the square should have their head examined. What makes them think that shooting that thing off to try and scare off the birds will … more

Ken Mosher got it right

America spends more than $3 trillion annually on an exceedingly complicated healthcare market. That is 17.5 percent of the economy. It is unaffordable and unsustainable. What can we do? A … more

Bernie Sanders’ healthcare plan may work

It is time again to go to the polls and decide who is going to be elected to look after the affairs of the citizens of this United States of America. We all need to make wise choices and one of … more

Reader gives props to Storey’s security

Dear Editor:Recently I was in Storey Jewelers for my rings annual checkup. I pulled my rings off, all except my 56-year-old wedding band. It was loose on my finger not having my University of Iowa … more

Reader responds to signs oped

In response to “Signs not answer to sexual assault,” I agree with the opening statements and the closing one. However, I question much that is in between. You say that the signs keeping out … more
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