October 18, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

Try following Atticus’ advice

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I love books. Fiction. Nonfiction. It doesn’t really matter. I’ve been this way since childhood, when I was sharing the adventures of teenage detectives Frank and Joe Hardy. More...

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NAFTA 2.0 must strengthen intellectual property rights

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It now appears that Donald Trump’s intention regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement is to mend it, not end it. More...

Abide by this bowling wisdom

There are two — and only two — types of bowlers. First, there are people who go bowling occasionally for fun. Then, there are serious bowlers who bowl often. Unfortunately, sometimes, the twain shall meet. More...

Daily creeping tyranny

Mumbles

Is everyone out there feeling “safe” and “comfortable?”  Don’t get too comfortable. More...

Gators, dawgs, tigers and wrecks — oh, my

All That’s Fit to Print

This morning feels like football weather, so it’s time to have a couple gridiron chuckles. The last few weeks have not offered much to laugh at, let us be thankful we have college football to joke about.  More...

That’s just flat out wrong

During my lifetime I have waded through an ocean of tears and suffered more disappointments than the Atlanta Braves bullpen.  I don’t need another problem. More...

Opening Day: Spreading the importance of hunting

Sitting in complete silence — watching the morning sun penetrate the woods full of Georgia pines and large white oaks — you cannot help but marvel at God’s creation.  More...

WPB urges saving every tin cans for war effort

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  Oct. 17, 2007   IT WILL be homecoming Sunday at First Baptist Church in Blakely. The homecoming activities will be highlighted by the return of former pastor Dr. Gary Furr.  More...