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  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Ensuring historic Westville's future

    I appreciate your recent publication of a letter concerning the move of Westville to Columbus, as it gives the organization's directors a chance to address publicly some details about our process.

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    Westville move needs rethinking

    Keep Westville in Lumpkin held a successful rally outside Historic Westville's "Gates to the Past" on Thursday.

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    Reed stepped way over the line

    There are right ways of doing things and wrong ways. Cervantes' Don Quixote fought windmills thinking them enemy knights. Russell County Commissioner Ronnie Reed envisions racially motivated slights where only one exists. One suffered from delusions of reality, the other of grandeur.

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    A real solution for homelessness

    I would like to commend Chuck Williams for his recent article(s) in helping to shed light on an important issue impacting our community. Chronic homelessness is a complex issue, but a real, sustainable solution is well underway for Columbus.

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    We need redevelopment districts

    The simplest statement about why we need Redevelopment Districts is that they are a tool that directs private investment to areas that are blighted and economically distressed, creating jobs, lowering crime, rebuilding community and improving schools.

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    Homeless need help, not removal

    As ambassadors of Christ, we should do less judgment of others and do more hands on than complaining.

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    Amendment a no-lose proposition

    Our community has a tradition of embracing public-private partnerships as our primary way of addressing community and economic development issues. We have the opportunity to bring another important tool to our community to support growth and it's called a Redevelopment District. But in order to ...

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    Not fed up yet? You should be

    I'm fed up -- with this president's attempts to destroy this great nation with his socialist/Marxist agenda. I'm fed up with his corrupt admninistration, including the DOJ, EPA, IRS, DHS DOE, NSA, and any other three-letter department.

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    Voices of tolerance and reason

    The Sunday, September 28 Forum section of the Ledger-Enquirer was excellent. Bob Simpson's article was forthright, sensible and morally correct in every way. Mayor Tomlinson did excellent work in discussing concepts and thinking that may be useful to the continued viability of Columbus.

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    Too many are naive about Islam

    I usually enjoy the column of Alva James-Johnson, but when I read what she thinks of Islam, I had to respond.

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