Lorrie Lewis

Reader Input: POW release helps al-Qaida

I appreciate the Journal publishing the letter by Lorrie Lewis of Newcastle (“People oppose POW’s release,” Reader Input, June 6) regarding the release of POWs fr ...

Reader Input: People oppose POW’s release

Is anyone else concerned that President Barack Obama did not get the approval of Congress when making the prisoner exchange? The Congress is “We the People” and, since ...

Local law enforcement discuss complexity of missing person cases

After a panel discussion at the Capitol Wednesday about the Jaycee Dugard case, local officials are hoping for a change in how serious offenders’ parole is evaluated. Local law ...

Ingratitude or bad manners?

While waiting for a prescription to be filled at a local pharmacy I witnessed something that was very offensive to me. A man dropping off a prescription was told that he had maxe ...

Former boyfriend said he doesn’t know what happened

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on the disappearance of Alma “Violet” Root 30 years ago. Scot Petschek hasn’t seen his former girlfriend in 30 year ...

Gone but not forgotten

Even though it’s been 30 years since Alma “Violet” Root disappeared, her sisters still catch themselves looking twice when they see someone who resembles her. “It took me ...

Why penalize prompt payers?

I recently heard on the news that the credit card companies are now considering charging those cardholders who pay their balance every month to make up for those that don’t. Hav ...

After 25 years, mother still searching for son

A lot of people are dumbfounded as to how Marge Cordes can go on, she says. “They say, ‘You have a missing child? How can you live?’” Cordes said. “I’ve got to watch ...

Does Hillary really need help to pay off campaign debt?

Hillary Clinton asking for money. Does if offend anyone else that she is asking for contributions from citizens to pay back her campaign fund? And it is a bit confusing. Six months ...