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Quote of the Day

Columns

In life, you need many more things besides talent. Things like good advice and common sense. — Hack Wilson

Express yourself

Letters to the editor

The Express welcomes letters to the editor. Letters dealing with private disputes will not be published. The Express reserves the right to edit or reject any letter. Submit a letter at www.lockhaven.com, by e-mail to news@lockhaven.com, or by mail.

They represent you

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- State Rep. Mike Hanna (D-76), 570-748-5480; or email: mhanna@pahouse.net - State Rep. Garth Everett (R-84), 570-546-2084, or email: geverett@pahousegop.com - State Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-171), 814-355-1300, or email: kbenning@pahousegop.com - State Sen. Joseph Scarnati (R-25), ...

Parties must work together to ‘calm storm’

Letters to the editor

LAYNE B. THIELE Altoona We are under attack in a way my father, a World War II veteran, would not have understood. He was a very intelligent man and would be so sad to see our country so divided and angry. He was no fool and would have believed the U.S. Intelligence agencies’ charge ...

Hyperventilating about the caravan

Columns

By MONA CHAREN A caravan of ragtag would-be immigrants is making its way through the nations of Honduras (per capita income $4,630), El Salvador (per capita income $7,540), and Guatemala (per capita income $8,000) to Mexico. The response in the U.S. (per capita income $60,200) — panic. ...

Nope, not shocked at all

Letters to the editor

RYAN A. WORKMAN Williamsport I am no longer shocked at what Tim Manello writes in his innumerable, comical letters to the editor. I am no longer shocked that he is astounded by President Trump doing exactly what candidate Trump promised. However, there is one thing I don’t believe I will ...

Bible digest

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“And you, Solomon my son, know you the God of your father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the LORD searches all hearts, and understands all the imaginations of the thoughts: if you seek him, he will be found of you; but if you forsake him, he will cast you off ...

Caravan

Letters to the editor

JAY D. MYERS Hughesville The caravan is coming! The caravan is coming!!! Just saw on FOX news that thousands people trying to come to the United States seeking asylum from gang violence in Central American are carrying diseases such as leprosy, T.B., and small pox. Ever since I saw ...

In response

Letters to the editor

GEORGE LOCKETT Morris Two recent letters to the editor caught my attention. The first was “Regarding Act 79,” by retired USAF Lt. Col. Michael Lichty. Great letter and I for one agree 100 percent with every word of it, especially the part where Lt. Col. Litchy (absent in both HB 2060 ...

People read newspapers

Letters to the editor

MELISSA MARTIN Wheelersburg, Ohio According to a recent online article in Editor and Publisher, a Nielsen Scarborough study suggested “that in an average month, 169 million adults read a U.S. newspaper. They may be reading it in one or more iterations—in print, on the web, via a ...

When academic culture breeds disease

Letters to the editor

ELIZABETH WOOLFORD Arlington, Va. It’s a winter Monday morning of my freshman year of college. I have three exams this week, a presentation in my theater class, and a paper due in American Government. Last night I spiked a fever of 101 degrees. This morning I will go to three classes and ...

Opt in: Get out and vote

Editorials

Election day falls just before the people of this country turn their attention to another important day this month — Veterans Day, Nov. 11. In the event you’ve never really connected the dots, there is a very strong correlation between the two. Veterans Day is a time to not only ...

Imagine?

Letters to the editor

CHARLES REEDER Montoursville I can’t imagine what a Hillary Clinton presidency would be like, I am too busy dealing with the nightmare the Republicans foisted on us with a Donald Trump presidency.

Bible digest

Columns

“The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that does good.” (Psalms 14:1 AKJV) Don’t be foolish. Have faith in God.

Express yourself

Letters to the editor

The Express welcomes letters to the editor. Letters dealing with private disputes will not be published. The Express reserves the right to edit or reject any letter. Submit a letter at www.lockhaven.com, by e-mail to news@lockhaven.com, or by mail.

Enough

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ED PERRY Boalsburg I have had enough of this president’s unprecedented assault on the press. I spent my entire adult life working on conservation issues as a biologist for the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Most of my work involved reviewing permits to fill wetlands and modify streams. ...

A better crystal ball

Columns

By Dr. G. Terry Madonna and Dr. Michael Young “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future” is one of Yogi Berra’s best-known quotes. It’s succinct, witty and captures a universal truth, universally ignored in an age of pollsters, pundits and other would be ...

Election Day

Letters to the editor

ADRIANA PENA State College Do you remember last year’s attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act? Do you remember how that would have stripped health care protections from anyone with a pre-existing condition? Do you remember the protests? Do you remember how your elected ...

Husband’s ex keeps popping up

Columns

Dear Annie: My husband’s first marriage ended when his son was 6 and his daughter was 3. His children are now 25 and 22 and have their own children. My husband and I have been together for nine years and married for four years. His ex-wife remarried 12 years ago, but she is not happy in her ...

Please stop

Letters to the editor

DENNIS FITZGERALD Melbourne, Australia So there is another election! Please stop sending me mail, brochures, stop phoning me, stop with the ads and get rid of the billboards. Don’t bother asking me for an opinion or suggestions that you are going to ignore. The money saved could be ...