September 1, 2016 RSS feed / Letters

Thanks to victim for telling truth

Editor,  To the victims of the crimes reported last week in the Appling case ...  I am proud of you for telling what happened to you and for standing up for yourselves and each other. I’m sure it was not an easy decision. More...

Decision was for greater good

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Endorses Cupp for school board

Editor,  We feel Jim Cupp’s lifelong commitment to education makes him the best qualified for the District 2 school board position.  More...

Wants in line for gift from County

Editor,  The recent Gazette article regarding County counsel, acting on his own behalf, without knowledge of supervisors, when he gave $10,000 to owners of property next to dump, who were threatening suit was very concerning.  More...

Long correct in questioning action

Editor,  It is unfortunate Ms. Apcar was not in attendance at the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors meeting referenced in her disparaging remarks of Supervisor Marshall Long.  More...

Please support me at lamb show

Editor,  Hi, my name is Reilly Brandauer. I am 10-years-old and going into fifth grade at Woodland Elementary.  This is my first year showing market lambs. My lambs names are Elmer and Grover. I work hard with them everyday. More...

Ready for goat showmanship contest

Editor,  My name is Shelby Woods. I am a life-long resident of Mariposa and a senior at Mariposa County High School. I am an officer of the Mariposa FFA Chapter.  I’d like to invite you to the Mariposa County Fair on Saturday, Sept. More...

Super excited about second year at fair

Editor,  I’m super excited about my second year showing at the Mariposa County Fair. I have two crossbred pigs: a gilt named Mrs. More...

Raising ducks is no easy task

Editor,  My name is Margaret Wall. I am 13 years old and this is my third year in 4-H and my first year in 4-H poultry.  I will be showing and auctioning off my twin Peking ducks at this year’s Mariposa County Fair. More...

Piggly Wiggly looks forward to meeting

Editor,  My name is April Jon Pretzer. I am 15 years old and will be attending Mariposa County High School for my freshman-senior years.  More...

Come to the fair and see my ducks

Editor,  My name is William Wall. I am 11-years-old and this is my second year in 4-H poultry. I will be showing my duckies, Sunny and Flowers, at the Mariposa County Fair.  More...

Be aware of what BOS has allowed

Alert! More...

Supports Bacus for board seat

Editor,  The Greeley Hill School Parent Club proudly endorses Steve Bacus for a second term as the District 2 representative to the Mariposa County Unified School District.  More...

Cigarette tax makes no sense

Editor,  I find it strange that it is illegal for teens to buy cigarettes yet one of the main reason to have an increased cigarette tax is to stop our teens from smoking. I think this is called redundancy.  More...

Bacus has been good for district

Editor,  Steve Bacus is the school board trustee for Mariposa County, District 2. He has been a selfless advocate for the children and residents of the district. More...

Raising animals helped fund trips

Editor,  My name is Carson Arebalo and this is my sixth year showing pigs.  I started in 4H, then was an independent exhibitor and now I am in FFA. Each year I have saved most of my money I get from the sale of my pigs. More...

Enjoyed raising sweet and funny pig

Editor,  My name is Riley Poor. I am 10 years old and I’m starting fifth grade at Mariposa Elementary School.  This is my first year in 4H. I am in the Hornitos 4H Club. This year, I decided to show a market pig. More...

Hog heaven at the County fair

Editor,  My name is Kelsey Sullivan. I am in Mariposa FFA.  I am writing this to invite you to this year’s Mariposa County Fair. I will be showing a market hog this year. I have worked really hard this year with my pigs. More...

Please support me at livestock auction

Editor,  My name is Jaylynn Dulcich and I am a member of the Mariposa FFA chapter.  More...

Raising market chickens teaches lessons

Editor,  My name is Makinna Dulcich and I am a member of the Mariposa FFA chapter.  This is my second year in FFA and I couldn’t be more passionate about agriculture. More...

Our political letters to the editor policy

With the general election set for November, many area residents are writing endorsement letters for various candidates.  There are several local races as well as a big interest in the national races.  We appreciate those letters and will pr More...

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