Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Opinion

February 23, 2010

Bill would honor former coal leader

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There is a little problem that some people have with facts. John Adams once made the observation that, “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.”

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There you have it, a few comments on items of interest to the area. I’m hoping that you enjoyed the blue skies we had this past weekend and I hope you have another blue sky today. And one more thing ... Bluefield, Va., is saddened by the loss of town employee Roy Lee Boyd.

Wilson Butt, a resident of Bluefield, is a retired Department of Highways official.

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