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This Week's Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor:

It is hard to understand how anyone can disrespect our flag. How many are the ones who are doing this ever have been at a funeral where their family gave their lives so we could be free? I have sat at three where they folded the flag off the casket and handed it to me. So no one knows how hard that is if they haven’t been there. Please respect our flag and pray for our servicemen. May God be with them all.

Lillie Mae Pendley


Dear Editor:

I was so appalled at the article written by Bob Hayle two weeks ago I could not respond. I'm glad others did. HOW dare you, use the word "geezer". And what is financial comfortable now in 2017? It sure isn't what it was 20 years ago and 50 years ago forget it. Remember inflation, the tax on everybody? The seniors know the people at the Pickens Progress are not in favor the tax exemption for seniors, they printed that.....


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