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PC gone too far

I always like to stay abreast of the latest trends, especially where our language is concerned, so I was delighted when an alert reader sent me an article recently warning of a new wave of political correctness being thrust upon us.  More...


With gratitude and reflection

To the community,  I sincerely thank my executive board, chamber board, chamber members, the city, the county, and the community for their support of the chamber and me during my time in Early County.  I am so grateful for those that hired More...

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The crime: Theft of my remote control

The remote control has been missing for 13 days. It was last seen on the arm of my chair in my living room. More...

From our Files

County court established in Blakely

10 YEARS AGO  Aug. 14, 2002   IN A CALLED meeting last week, the Early County Board of Education voted to hire Stella McLendon Smith as Assistant Superintendent for Business Services.  More...


Len and Pogo are buddies!

I hope our readers enjoy Len Robbins’ columns as much as I have enjoyed his friendship over the years.  Len and Jenny’s kids, like ours did, are growing up with a GPA family... friendships that will last over many years.  More...

All That’s Fit to Print

Just a little chit chat

Every now and then, a friend sends me an email with the subject line “chit chat.” Each time, a couple of lines ask about my wellbeing, a couple of lines mention mutual friends and a couple of lines are a question about something.  I More...

Alex McRae

Comparing politics and road kill

It’s impossible to go anywhere or do anything without hearing or seeing political news. That is, unless you get your “news” from “People” magazine and “TMZ.”  More...

Capital Impact

Here are some facts about Georgia’s charter schools

Between now and Nov. More...