July 19, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

Another reason to hate lightning

Other Voices

I’ve made no secret of the fact that I don’t like thunderstorms, so when one rolled through Gainesville on Friday night, I made a point to keep an eye on the sky.  More...

It’s time again to energize

Mumbles

It does not seem like its been 13 years since I watched Band of Brothers, a moving mini series about the soldiers of Easy Company of the 101st Airborne’s 506th Regiment. More...

What can happen in a few hours?

I was just about to order plane tickets for my entire family online when I remembered.  I recalled the last time we traveled as a family by plane. It was 14 years ago. We only had two kids then — ages four and one. Now we have three. More...

Early County women asked to help in war effort

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  July 18, 2007   BOB Collier received the gavel to lead the Blakely Rotary Club in the upcoming year.  THE Washington High School Association held its regularly scheduled banquet July 6. More...

Political Cartoon

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Shuckin’ and shellin’

All That’s Fit to Print

My friend Alex is spending her first year on earth and she’s really enjoying fresh vegetables, especially the corn. I will tell you about that later.  She is also watching her family shell peas and shuck corn and dig potatoes. More...

‘High’ way to heaven?

Every day we get a new headline claiming evil, vodka-swilling Russians are working overtime to undermine the U.S. political system.  People are starting to freak out. Not me. More...

Cruz rescues Republicans on Obamacare

Other Voices

Republicans are finally getting smart on Obamacare. More...