http://www.hclocal.com/todaysopinions/rss.xml en Letters to the editor http://www.hclocal.com/content/letters-editor-5 <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 18.0px Interstate"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.2px">Christmas in August poker run a success</span></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 10.5px; font: 10.0px 'ITC Galliard'; min-height: 10.0px"> &nbsp;</p> Next stop on journey of life: Henry County http://www.hclocal.com/content/next-stop-journey-life-henry-county <p> &nbsp;</p> What was once lost is found again http://www.hclocal.com/content/what-was-once-lost-found-again <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 13.0px; font: 11.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">Beth and I finally discovered where the last lost-in-the-move items were nearly three months after the move following a recent visit to my parents&rsquo; house.</span></p> Reader questions timing of project http://www.hclocal.com/content/reader-questions-timing-project <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 13.0px; font: 11.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">It&rsquo;s amazing how things get done when it&rsquo;s time to get re-elected. For years, a ballfield has sat empty, with just a backstop in place.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 13.0px; font: 11.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">It seemed to me that nobody cared whether or not it got any use for the kids in this county.</span></p> Life should be full of firsts http://www.hclocal.com/content/life-should-be-full-firsts <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/melfirstgrade234.jpg" alt="For first grade picture day, I had my mom put curlers in my hair overnight and picked out one of my few dresses to wear. Love the wagon wheel. " title="For first grade picture day, I had my mom put curlers in my hair overnight and picked out one of my few dresses to wear. Love the wagon wheel. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 13.0px; font: 11.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">Most firsts in life are unforgettable.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 13.0px; font: 11.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">Your first pet. First kiss. First car. First job.</span></p> Letter to the editor http://www.hclocal.com/content/letter-editor-6 <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 18.0px Interstate"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">Harvest Showcase not about politics</span></p> Appreciative of the opportunity, moving on http://www.hclocal.com/content/appreciative-opportunity-moving <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 10.5px; font: 10.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">When I came to Henry County, I couldn&rsquo;t have been more excited. I had my first real job in my career and was moving to Louisville with my wife.&nbsp;</span></p> Letter to the editor http://www.hclocal.com/content/letter-editor-5 <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 10.5px; font: 10.0px 'ITC Galliard'"> <span style="letter-spacing: -0.1px">First, allow me to congratulate the committee who organized this year&rsquo;s Harvest Showcase for another job well done. &nbsp;</span></p>