Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV


April 28, 2014

Felons, flipping, trash, more


— — On the partial collapse of an apartment complex in McDowell County:

• Lucky no one was hurt — Mary M.

On the clean up of an illegal dump, and other areas that need to be cleaned:

• I am a fan of free trash disposal. Virginia allows those who live within their county to dump as much as they need, which helps ... — Vickie W.

• Yes, there are illegal dump places on Peggy Branch Road in Princeton ... — Ali H.

• Morgan Piedmont Road outside of Lashmeet — Deanna B.

• Pick a road, any road ... Jeff C.

On a West Virginia school being ordered to remove a Bible verse from its gymnasium and school wrestling team’s website after a complaint from a group in Wisconsin:

• Stop hating ... goodness — Jason C.

• These states need to take care of their own business and leave West Virginia alone, this state will always stand up for our God — Diane D.

• I feel sorry for that Wisconsin group at judgment time — Heather J.

• People just don’t fear God anymore. We need to pray for our country. This is so sad — Lina A.

• I know that you all are saying that we should keep God in school, but why? Not everyone believes in the same God as you ... — Alli L.

• This is crazy. What happened to freedom of religion! This world is falling apart — Missy M.

On the government encouraging many nonviolent federal prisoners to apply for early release in an effort to deal with high costs and overcrowding in prisons:

• This is the best decision the government had made in a while — Debbie R.

• No, just because they are nonviolent doesn’t mean they won’t do it again ... — Mary L.

• I think it depends on the crime. People can change ... — Angela C.

• ... build more prisons — David P.

• Do tha crime do tha time — Mary F.

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