May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

Good idea at the time

All That’s Fit to Print

Those guys in suits who sit around and have great ideas for improving our lives need to take a course in practical thinking. If they did, they might realize that some of the things they think are great ideas aren’t so great after all.  More...

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Escorting a hero home

Dear editor:  Today will be two weeks since the passing of Weston Lee. Over those days I have done a lot of thinking. The Lee family has continually been in my thoughts and prayers. Yesterday we brought Weston home to Southwest Georgia.  More...

No bread – that’s un-Southern

Fat and sassy My wife, Angela, and I just got back from the beach. We had a great time. Maybe because we never turned on the TV. We didn’t miss it. More...

Trump tax cut will boost jobs and growth

Other Voices

A recent front-page story in The Wall Street Journal proclaims that 3 percent economic growth isn’t achievable. We are told that 2 to 2.5 percent growth is the best we can do, because of low labor-force and productivity growth. More...

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Early County Veterans Killed in Action

World War I  William Fleetwood Alexander  Canton George Davis Jr.  Alexander Doster  Henry C. Griffin  Thomas F. Hartley  Orion D. Hudson  Charlie J. More...

Good luck grads!!!

Mumbles

I think it was Mark Twain who coined the phrase... More...

A big thank you

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A vow to turn all my cheeks

I’ve decided on something.  It’s the second decision I’ve made this year; the first being to not start smoking.  Such decisiveness being so rare, I’ve decided to share it with my readers.  I’m never going More...

New soda fount installed at Fryer’s Pharmacy

10 YEARS AGO  May 23, 2007   OF THE 155 ECHS seniors who graduated Saturday, for one it was a dream come true. Lisa Jo Williams’ walk across the stage was a miracle and one of many answered prayers. More...