Editor's Note: Our Facebook fans shared their thoughts on a number of issues. Today, we feature comments about these three stories: the Crestview City Council's decision to re-hire Ben Holley; Newman, Crestview Manor's death-predicting cat; and the city's decision to move Confederate Park to private property.

Questioning city attorney's pay

$3,500 a month?! There are people he will be serving who have less than $500 to get through a month — what a slap in the face this is.

Bonny Ann 

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About Crestview Manor's death-predicting cat

Newman is a very beautiful cat. The Manor is lucky to have him.

I do believe cats comfort people when they are sick or near the end. My cat, Miss Lady, is always near me. When I was very sick last year, she stayed by my side.

I got her from S.O.C.K.S three years ago. Well, she picked me to be her owner/ caretaker, and has helped me through many tough times.

Jennifer Reynolds 

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Cats have ulterior motives

Fact is, the cat is claiming you, waiting. Dogs will wait days and weeks without eating their dead owners, while a cat will start to nibble within 24 hours.

Troy Siron 

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Confederate flag removal not trivial

This may seem like a trivial issue to some, but it is not. The City of Crestview made great strides (Monday) night toward growth and attractiveness of our city to new businesses; more residents. And with that will come traffic solutions and other growth management solutions. This was the right decision.

Erica Louise 

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Flag decision was political

It only goes to show you what can happen when people don't know history and allow political agendas to govern their decision making.

AW Ratliff 

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Majority wanted flag to stay so...

It's time we as the people make sure our elected officials reflect our own values and beliefs.

Dorrian Vance

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