• Letters to the editor

    Successful 4-H Clubs

  • Letter to the editor

    Stop addressing the symptom and address the problem - illegal immigration


    Instead of spending millions of our hard earned tax dollars rounding up illegal aliens, and then spending millions of our hard earned tax dollars to ship them back, and even more billions of our hard earned tax dollars building a wall, I suggest the following:

    Symptom: People crossing our boarder illegally

    Problem: Employers Offering Employment

  • Providing thanks for Chili Cookoff support

    I would like to take this opportunity to thank the community for supporting the 7th Annual “Spice It Up for Cornerstone Hospice” Chili Cook Off, held at the Wildwood Community Center on March 4.  

    The money raised will go toward updating the interior of Cornerstone Hospice’s Lane Purcell Hospice House in Sumterville as well as supporting patients throughout Sumter County.  

  • Letters to the editor

    Truth in sales of city property

    I’ve always believed that knowing where you come from is an important part of choosing your path forward. To that end, here’s some background on Bushnell Electric:

    Acquired from a private owner in 1919 for just $3000, Bushnell Electric has a long history of service to our community and the voters have repeatedly expressed their support for our electric system.

  • Difficult to change positions

    I learned a long time ago, that it is very difficult to change a person’s position in religion and or politics.

    The reason this is tough is because it involves one’s core beliefs, and your faith. 

    Therefore, (only as an example) if you, contrary to all the military experts in logistics, believe that anybody in Washington could have saved those four lives in Libya, then it is your core belief, and a matter of your ‘faith’ and therefore irreconcilable. 

  • Letters to the editor

    SECO has, unfortunately, continued its steady drumbeat of misleading statements, innuendo, and false allegations against the City, our elected officials and staff.

    If the Bushnell Citizens aren’t outraged by now, they should be.  Here’s why:


    The Time

  • Letters to the editor

    Thanks for article

  • Letter to the editor

    Bushnell Electric update

    In October 2015, WHH Enterprises presented to the Bushnell City Council and the public the results of their study, titled “Franchise Purchase Option Analysis.” This presentation outlined several options for the future of Bushnell Electric and the future of the Bushnell community.

  • Letters to the editor

    Opportunity of a Lifetime!

    Our Local Aviation Association, EAA Chapter1489 is offering their third bi-annual course introducing the local youth to opportunities in the aviation arena.
    It is set for Saturday, Feb. 20, at Flying W Air Ranch.  Friday, Feb. 12, is the registration deadline.
    We will offer career development, flight simulator, aircraft construction, safety, flight basics, flight over Bushnell, scholarships and a free lunch.
     Youth who are 8 years to the day before they turn 18 are eligible.  

  • Letters to the editor

    Help was appreciated