Paul R Doyle

Editorials from around New England

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers.



Portsmouth Herald, Sept. 19

We support York High School administrators in sending a clear message that drugs will not be tolerated in the school or on its grounds.

Last Friday morning, K9 units from around the state conducted the first of what is expected to be periodic searches of the school. No drugs were found in the 30-minute surprise search and no dog had physical contact with students. Administrators said the goal was to disrupt academics as little as possible and the K9 units entered the building after the school was told to...