January 10, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Talk about the good ol’ days

Other Voices

Editor’s Note: The following column is reprinted from the Feb. 1, 2017 edition. When I was a kid, I’d sometimes tag along with my mother as she ran her errands in the small town where I was raised. More...

The pain makes it special!

Mumbles

Gee thanks, Georgia!  In case there is anyone out there in the Bulldog Nation who hadn’t already figured it out... More...

Reinventing the ‘work week’

My work week would be a whole lot easier if it started on Wednesday.  Mind you, I’m not one to complain much about Mondays. Every Monday, I don’t get up and post on Facebook about how much I hate Mondays. More...

Blaze,explosion guts local implement company

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  Jan. 9, 2008   LOCAL authorities have arrested two Blakely men in connection with counterfeit $20 bills which began surfacing last week.  More...

Under the Gold Dome 2018 initiatives will impact rural Georgia

House News

The Georgia General Assembly will convene Jan. 8 at 10 a.m. The members will begin the second half of the two year session and I am hopeful that this will be the year for rural Georgia.  More...

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Time flies, and how

All That’s Fit to Print

Evan is 10 years. His birthday was Monday and I hoped that Bulldogs would come through with a national championship like LSU did the night before Evan was born. Oh, well. From 2008...  A little over a week ago, I was not a babyholder. More...

A New Year or New World?

Millions were convinced the civilized world was coming to an end at the stroke of midnight on Jan. 1, 2000.  The anxiety was caused by a potential computer glitch known as Y2K. More...

Who are you calling a moron?

Other Voices

I remember when I was in fifth grade and kept losing tennis matches to a kid I despised. After one match I slammed down my racket and fumed to my mother that my nemesis was a really terrible tennis player. More...