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Letter to the Editor: Opinion? Which opinion?

Letter to the Editor: Opinion? Which opinion?

  It was no surprise at the last meeting of the Somervell County Hospital Board when Eugene Brode and Paul Harper voted themselves both to be seated for two-year terms.…

Letter to the Editor: Disengaged in the democratic process? How’s that working for you?

Letter to the Editor: Disengaged in the democratic process? How’s that working for you?

  I’ve been thinking about our democracy, free speech and the power of a vote as I await Thursday’s meeting of the Somervell County Hospital Board with its agenda to…

Letter to the Editor: Enough with the hospital board

Letter to the Editor: Enough with the hospital board

Chip Harrison, John Parker, Eugene Brode and Paul Harper, four of seven board members for our Hospital District, voted for what appears to be a secretly negotiated contract for additional…

Letter to the Editor: What I took away from the latest hospital board meeting

Letter to the Editor: What I took away from the latest hospital board meeting

Here’s what I walked away with after tonight’s meeting of the Board of the Somervell County Hospital District, 06/26/14: 1. The financials for our hospital are holding and are within acceptable…

Letter to the Editor: Hospital makes community stronger

Letter to the Editor: Hospital makes community stronger

Thank you for your unbiased support to the citizens of Glen Rose and Somervell County regarding the establishment of the PAC for a Hospital District and for the future of…

Letter to the editor: Analysis of the hospital district election

Letter to the editor: Analysis of the hospital district election

(The following letter has been corrected to state those candidates supporting the district received 58.4 percent of the total vote, not 58.9 percent.) A report of the recent election and…

Letter to the editor: ‘Lost opportunity’ for informed decision on tire recycling plant

Letter to the editor: ‘Lost opportunity’ for informed decision on tire recycling plant

My article last week was written in an attempt to appease the naysayers  and dissenters. That was a mistake. It was ludicrous to call for more investigation of a company…

Letter to the Editor: A wish list for Glen Rose activities

I submit this humbly as a new transplant to Somervell County. I recently met some tourists at a distant bed & breakfast who remarked how much they enjoy visiting Glen…

Letter to the Editor: Keep pushing to revitalize downtown

Letter to the Editor: Keep pushing to revitalize downtown

I have attended every downtown  meeting since last fall to help with revitalization efforts and regret being unable to attend the most recent meeting. According to reports, it was a…

Letter to the Editor: Glen Rose should consider rejoining state Main Street program

Letter to the Editor: Glen Rose should consider rejoining state Main Street program

[Editor's note: This letter was in response to the editor's column about a recent meeting to discuss an action plan for downtown revitalization. Glen Rose used to be involved in…

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