To The Herald-Whig: It has been very gratifying to work on the dedication of Quincy's new K-5 Elementary Schools. As a board member, I greatly appreciate the work of the board, superintendent, administration, staff, students, parents and community.
George Will, in a recent Washington Post column "America is sacrificing the future," concluded that the retiring baby boomers with their "entitlements" and the "surging" national debt both eat our future.
My wife and I attended the dedication ceremony of the Col. George J. Iles Elementary School on North 12th on Aug. 4.
To The Herald-Whig: Quincy can be duly proud to have created the Iles Elementary School and the others. We toured Iles after the dedication ceremony, and had that wonderful "wow" response that comes when you truly see excellence, and this school is truly