Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not know if they are true, nor what motivated the callers:
I think it’s stupid that the city police department ticketed city workers for parking on the sidewalk while working.
I commend Sunday’s letter writer for what the board of education is doing. He had his facts together. The board and staff have bought that college, but shouldn’t have until they got public input on it.
I’m grateful for the new businesses coming here. But do we get a rebate on the field trip that the mayor and his delegates took to China, which hasn’t brought any new business here?
Please don’t destroy our band program. Children in band do not have time to get pregnant. Children in band do not have time to join gangs.
Why is the picture of the winning MLK float never put in the newspaper?