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Wilson Times (Newspaper) - May 25, 2015, Wilson, North Carolina Monday May 25, 2015 a i ebtl8onfimes More than a newspaper a a Community institution since 1896 Al toil Sony Ionics Morgan Dickerman publisher Jon Jenison editor Stephanie Creech managing editor thought for toddy Jesus said Quot you will receive Power when the holy spirit has come upon you and you will be my witnesses. To the ends of the arts 1 8 prayer dear god bring howling to the work through our witness amen. Guest editorial reflecting on meaning of memorial Day As americ ans Honor on this memorial Day those who died for Freedom Many will pay their respects More by exercising that Freedom than by pausing to remember the men and women who paid the Price for it Hor those americ ans who have served or still serve in the military tin thought that memorial Day is largely seen As the official stall to summer fun c an he Dis heart eng and or pressing having relatives or close friends who have died in military service naturally or mrs a deeper locus to the meaning of memorial Day hut even without that natural per sped Ive one does not have Lri look far to find tin proper Lens for viewing this Holiday hrs talk to any vet eran about it it could or that the Sig or Fie Are e of memorial i Ray is diminished among rec i it generations because an All Volunteer military leaves tin depth of War Sal i till a less broadly Tell those who r Boose to Wear tin nation s uniform clo so knowing the risk that it Ornes with defend my tin United states we recognize that commitment on Veter an s i Ray hut we can express that same Honor and thanks on memorial i Ray by asking a Veteran or Servie e member what this Holiday Means to them i or answer might or similar to a Story written by Marini nips Veteran Jen no i Kaskamp and published Friday in the Washington Post with the headline a a in a a Veteran and i hate Happy memorial Here s Why a Haskamp who c continued working Tor the corps As a civilian after leaving and Ive duty in 2006 out of loyally to those still deploying to Iraq and Afghanistan has some pointed words for Cartier ii ans who do not place e memorial i Jay in tin i ofter perspective. She quotes the official i Hoh proc bul lation lot the Holiday originally c ailed i get it oration Day which states that its purpose is a strewing with Flowers or otherwise decorate my the Graves of comrades who died in defense of their country. It s not veterans i Lay a i Kaskamp writes a it s riot military appreciation Day i on to thank me for my server a please done to thank or for my service. It s take the time to pay homage to the men and women who died while wearing i or doth re this nation you re so freely enjoying today Day a Haskan pm a Story should or required Reading she obviously takes memo Nal Day a personally. Arid so should every american daily reflector letters to the editor the Wilton times web Comet opinions from readers on topics of Public interest. Letters that promote a commercial product contain either libellous Materi personal attacks on individuals or comments in bad taste and those addressed to a third party will not be published. Letters must be signed and should contain the writers address. A Telephone number which will not be published should be included for verification purposes. Letters selected for publication May be edited and All letters become the property of the Wilson Wilson times p o box2447, Wilson n c. 27894 phone 265-7813 fax 243 7501 email letters n letter the times they Are a Cha Girt i am new to Wilson but not to the apparent same a a paternalistic attitudes that seem to have been As pervasive Here As they were in the textile towns of my youth. I he Battle Over lha natural Gas pipeline seems evident of i he changing attitude s of people who have been mini by i he Ric h and pros get Rohs and Jiow Erful for Long enough All Lex often the big Buck owe is have held that due to wealth Edue action and i i Ivile be they Are the get a Tex t it hone to make major de i Sions atle it Ting the lives a be be Ryone in tie locker mom of the country club it everyone is do my k them All is we i i he privileged seem to be justified in making Dee re is and taking liberties de med to the a a commoners because they control jobs and the pm Onomy i hey will gladly take then loot Hall arid go play somewhere else it not allowed to quarterback. But times have changer i he old line is having to make Way Lex new industries that arise where old ones have Faile d or been allowed to tallow new economie fore is will take the place of the old and the old Wen t like ii not one Little hit will they like it so. While new technologies like solar Energy sgt drug up to displace old 1er a ologies that make some in ii hut pollute the air and water Tor All take land once laying a pittance and making ii Long ter in productive economic ally you will in Jinni me led Fly skier Tai interests whet have mire ii to Gam with tactic s ranging Horn Lear t a a scorning Ine a it it tide when asked about is sues you May think one or in no it has Berrie ver thus for tar text Long i he Wen id does not rot All around More Yas they have told us Fen Ever to lustily Low wages no it rotates due to the de termination of per Tok who ask and Don t Are ept pal answers in lioness a questions. Ii you want Iez protect t your Greer jobs you have to stand arid Light like every kid we be sent Iez War in i he Nameex doing it for Dee Ades i he old order i Tori i Exie it i them Iez go quietly Dave Hager Wilson in -a.,i a a

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