Letter to the Editor | Thanks, Russ Meyer, for your life of service

Published 2:22 pm Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Dear Editor,

My dad, Wayne Smith, once said “You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.”

Russ Meyer has a heart for public service and for people. As a long time family friend, I have evidenced this over the years.    

Email newsletter signup

He is a man of good character, Christian values and he speaks for the born and the unborn.

His past experience serving for many years as a Commissioner, as our Mayor and as State Representative have given him the wisdom to continue working for the people of Jessamine County in the 39th District. 

I want to thank Russ for his life of service and for genuinely caring about the people of our community.

Thanks Russ!

Jana Smith Thore


Letters to the editor should be written to the editor, not a third party or the public. Each letter should be no more than 350 words and must include the writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Handwritten letters will not be accepted. Anonymous letters will not be published.

Letters may be edited for length, clarity and content. Any letter deemed libelous or in poor taste will not be published.

Letters are due by 5 p.m. Friday for the following week’s paper. Priority will be given to letters from local people about local issues.

Letters may be sent to:  news@jessaminejournal.com.