The choice shouldn’t be all or nothing on this issue

Dear Editor, Regarding the upcoming Almont Community Schools Bond Issue, I am a retired ACS teacher and administrator; I have dedicated my personal and professional life helping make ACS a successful school district. I am not, as some people have alleged, a selfish...

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Don’t miss the big picture

Dear Editor, Later this month our community will be asked an important question—are we willing to support our schools? The answer to me is a no-brainer, and I hope everyone will join me in voting yes on Almont Community Schools bond. My family is very active in the...

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Tax request is an overreach

Dear Editor, I write to state my concern regarding the "Public Safety Millage" that is being requested by the City of Imlay City in the election to be held 27 February 2024. I am a supporter of police and other public safety personnel and actively campaigned against...

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Why are Almont Com. Schools staff leaving the District?

Dear Editor, Why are Almont Community School staff leaving the district? Several comments have been made that administration and teachers are leaving the district for more pay and the poor decision making of the previous Almont School Board and superintendent. These...

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Bond issue a path for generational success

Dear Editor, My wife and her family have been Almont residents for more than 30 years, and Almont is the place we chose to raise our family. We currently have two children attending Orchard Primary and will have our two younger children enrolled in just a few short...

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Say a prayer, send a check to Nikki Haley

Dear Editor, Republicans spent the past year wailing about border security. A bipartisan group of Senators introduced the toughest border bill in years. I was surprised when the Senate passed the bill to stem the flow of aliens from around the world crashing our...

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Bond issue is important to us all

Dear Editor, As an eighth grader at Almont High School, passing the Almont Community Schools bond is important to me and others in my class. There are lots of problems at the high school. Now that the eighth graders are there, the hallways are overcrowded, which...

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We need to invest in the future

Dear Editor, As an Almont resident of 37 years, Almont graduate, Almont High School teacher and coach, and father of two Almont students, I feel blessed to be part of this community for many reasons. While residing in and working in another school district over a...

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Sole purpose is to meet the needs

Dear Editor, I graduated from Almont Community Schools in 1968. I was proud of my education and the community that supported our school system. I spent the next five years at college earning my Bachelor and Masters degrees and then went to work in Ohio. I returned to...

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Send to the recycling bin, start over

Dear Editor, Many pros and cons have been expressed regarding the Almont School millage vote. Just thought I'd toss in a different idea. Christmas time brings to mind gifting and kids. If one asked a child to put together a wish list, give them free rein, they request...

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