Readers write to us

'The sin of silence'

To the Editor,
The sin of silence.  A closer study of Hitler’s Germany reveals that he met with Germany’s pastors as he sought their complicity.  And silence.   They chose to ignore the long trains of cattle cars packed with humanity on a journey to Himmler’s death camps.
Some were selected for inhumane experiments.  All others were stripped, shaved and herded into the gas ovens to be burned alive.  Babies! Children! Women! Men!
General Eisenhower ordered complete documentation of the Holocaust of millions of European Jews and minorities.  Ike knew some would attempt to re-write history and deny the Holocaust ever occurred.
Did hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops die for something that never happened?
Could the murders of law officers in the line of duty and mass shootings in our schools be a horrific result of our callousness in the murder of 60 million unborn babies?  How could we, Americans, allow nine judges to rule and legalize 60 million murders of innocent babies?
Are you keeping a list of disasters in America in the past 20 years?  55 years?

Gary Job
El Dorado

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Safehouse Triathlon fundraiser a huge success

Dear Editor,
The Family Life Center would like to thank everyone who helped make our Third annual Family Life Center - Safehouse Fundraiser a success.  
The Third annual Triathlon Fundraiser was a lot of fun, with 20 teams (40 participants). They started off their Friday night with pool at True Lies, Saturday morning was golfing at Prairie Trails Golf Course followed by a BBQ lunch and all the fixins, and ended with 3 games of bowling at Grizzly Bowl.  It was a fun weekend for all.
The Safehouse would like to thank its sponsors:
Platinum Level sponsors
Commerce Bank
Pinnacle Structures
Trinity Precision
Josh Andres/Cami Baker & Associates
Holly/Frontier
Jeff and Lori Kelly
Gold Level Sponsors
Blackburn Construction
Goebel Family-Star Lumber Charity
Pioneer Balloon
Jill and Tim Stich
And our many Hole Sign sponsors.
Thank you all for making our Third annual Family Life Center - Safehouse Triathlon Fundraiser a huge success.

Darla Carter and the Board of Directors