Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Columns

July 14, 2014

Old Guard, crime, casino, more

— A selection of reader comments from our Facebook page last week:

On if you have a fear of what’s in the water when you go to the beach:

• Statistically, you have a better chance of being killed by a wild boar or choking on an insect than being bitten by a shark ... — Neal V.

• All the stuff dumped in the ocean should make anyone think twice — Dave H.

• Yes, very paranoid — Sherry B.

On a story about a mobile home fire:

• God bless the neighbor for knowing there was a pet in there and doing what was necessary to rescue her! — Roxanna B.

• What a kind person to think about the little animal — Lori H.

On a soldier from Princeton serving in the Old Guard:

• A wonderful news story in the midst of all the craziness ... congrats! — Alisha M.

• Congratulations. I wish you well and thank you for serving our country — Marilyn B.

• Congratulations. Thank you — Peggy K.

On if you have ever felt like the government is tracking your Internet or phone usage:

• I know Obama is watching me. Oh no, now he’s gonna know that I know he’s watching me. Oh no, now he’s gonna know that I know that he knows that I know that he’s watching me ... — Jamie L.

On a Princeton man being charged in connection with a string of breaking and enterings:

• Amen! Way to go police force! Thank you! — Donna S.

On state police finding an infant buried in a West Virginia forest:

• Oh my goodness. Bless that child — Lena H.

• That poor infant — Mark F.

• What horrible people to just bury their infant and pretend nothing happened — Melinda A.

On police jailing a possible suspect in the bike bank robbery:

• Way to go guys! So proud of the BPD — Melissa D.

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