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Opinion

Corrections officers

Letters to the editor

SHIRLEE RAISCH Williamsport We can’t praise the healthcare workers, EMTs, and essential store workers enough for keeping our city working but let’s give a shout out to all the correction officers who are working 12 to 16 hours a day in conditions that often are not germ free even ...

Bible Digest

Columns

“The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. Corrupt are they, and have done abominable iniquity: there is none that does good.” (Psalms 53:1 AKJV) Look around you. You can see the Hand of God in creation and in life itself. Don’t be foolish. God is still on the throne.

Plastic

Letters to the editor

DAVID HAFER Lewisburg Plastic has become a defining symbol of modern industrial society. It is found everywhere in consumer products, construction materials and single-use packaging and shopping bags. It is also found everywhere in natural and human habitats. Our planet’s environment ...

President Queeg

Letters to the editor

DAVID BROSS Cogan Station If you read “The Caine Mutiny,” or saw the movie, you recognize the reference. The Caine was a minesweeper operational in WWII. Upon taking command of the Cain, Captain Queeg quickly demonstrated his incompetence. Of course, nothing that went wrong was ...

Notary … online

Letters to the editor

SABRA KARR Lewisburg The current unfortunate situation with the Coronavirus is an example of how technology could better serve the residents of Pennsylvania by completing important business transactions remotely. In particular, by allowing Remote Online Notarization, homebuyers could ...

Are we prepared?

Letters to the editor

STANLEY ZIMMERMAN Lock Haven Now that Clinton County has its first case of the dreaded coronavirus, we are in need of multiple answers. Can our hospital handle an epidemic? Are there sufficient beds? Is there sufficient personnel in all respects to handle the impending demand, ...

Rules for business are not fair amid this serious virus

Columns

By GURNEY WAGNER I know this virus is very, very serious business. But as a small business owner, I am unable to work and it is crippling my business. When I say crippling, I’m implying that I may lose my business that I found and built from the ground up with my father over 30 years ...

At war

Letters to the editor

DANIELA RIBITSCH Lock Haven We are at war. Our enemy is COVID-19. This becomes evident in both our currently altered lifestyle and in our vocabulary. We speak about being at war to defeat this insidious enemy, and about developing strategies and arming ourselves with safety ...

Applause, Applause!

Columns

Each Saturday, The Express community newspaper highlights people, groups and activities our readers deem worthy of applause. I would like to send out a great big THANK YOU to my family, friends, total strangers and businesses who donated to Ryan’s Paving Project at the Friendship Community ...

I don’t know everything, but I do know something

Letters to the editor

JANE REED Avis People have told me that they believe God sent this virus as punishment for our lifestyle. I don’t know “its” origination, but I do know God wastes nothing He allow, and He will use anything to accomplish His just and loving purpose to draw us into His heart. I know ...

Dear Annie: New beau, new woes

Columns

Dear Annie: I am 75. I’ve been single for more than 20 years. I was resigned to live my life as a single woman. However, a man I dated 57 years ago called me out of the blue last year. He told me he’d outlived his wife, “Sheryl.” They were married 22 years; the ex passed away 10 years ...

Coronavirus

Letters to the editor

CONSTANCE JEAN WHITE Lock Haven I have done research on my computer on this virus from hell. There are two malaria drugs that are on a trial basis to treat the virus. They are in a clinic and the one that is unlikely is Chloroquine; the other one most likely is hydroxychloroquine. ...

Bible Digest

Columns

“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.” (Psalms 51:10 AKJV) God can do this for you too. Pray. “The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.” (Psalms 51:17 AKJV) God specializes in healing ...

First Quality

Letters to the editor

ROBERT ROONEY Lock Haven To leaders of First Quality: With your approval and my available funds I would like to purchase items you manufacture in your Lock Haven plant and give them to nursing homes, hospitals and the elderly. After taking care of our area first, do the same thing for ...

After coronavirus, what?

Columns

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic will long be remembered as a time which upended people’s lives and livelihoods and caused too many family tragedies to count. Each day, there is more depressing news about more cases and more deaths. It creates a shadow of doom over our society and ...

Dear Annie: Tired of picking up the slack

Columns

Dear Annie: A few months ago, my husband was laid off from his job. When that happened, he asked if he could just stay home and work on his own personal projects and interests. I work a corporate 9 to 5 job and can barely cover our bills without his salary, but I said yes because I wanted him ...

To Your Good Health: Mysterious MRKH syndrome likely genetic

Columns

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I’d like information about a rare condition called Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome. The person I am asking about with this condition was born in 1958 without a uterus or vagina, and has one kidney. Were there any medicines or pills given at this ...

Bible Digest

Columns

“And one cried to another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory.” (Isaiah 6:3 AKJV) God can never be less than holy. He will never condone sin.