January 3, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

But... wait!

Other Voices

Patience is a virtue, they say, and if that’s true, it’s just going to be a virtue that’s not within my reach. I really don’t like to wait. I hated waiting for Christmas as a child. More...

Another clean slate

All That’s Fit to Print

My closet threw up on New Year’s Day. I think the over-stuffing caught up with closet and me. I was guilty of expanding to fill the space. I think is a science thing.  Back to my organizing method. More...

Flightmares my biggest fear

At the height of the Great Depression, on March 4, 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt began his first inaugural speech by telling his fellow Americans that “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”  More...

One year in office: Trump keeps defying critics

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Since the day Donald Trump was elected president in November 2016, the Dow Jones industrial average has risen by some 35 percent, making the last 14 months one of the greatest bull market runs in history. More...

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Ready to make sausage

Mumbles

“Hey, look a yonder up in the sky... What’s that circling ‘round my head... must think I’m bound to die...” I’ve used those opening lyrics to an old forgotten song at least once before.  More...

An expert’s guide to lost and found

There are two reasons FBI agent Clarice Starling went to serial killer Hannibal Lector in an attempt to learn more about serial killer “Buffalo Bill” in the 1991 romantic comedy “Silence of the Lambs.”  Reason #1: It was More...

Baxley boasts county’s largest poinsettia

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10 YEARS AGO  Jan. 2, 2007   LESS THAN 24 hours after former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick was sentenced to prison on dog fighting charges, legislation was proposed to strengthen Georgia’s dog fighting laws.  More...