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Remember when water was simple

Other Voices

(Editor’s Note: This column is reprinted from the Feb. 22, 2017, edition of the Early County News.) Even though I do it from time to time, I still have a problem paying for bottled water. More...

I smell the benefits of getting older

My sense of taste was the first to go.  Someone gave me a mayonnaise sandwich years ago.  “This tastes like nothing,” I said, startled by the lack of flavor offered by the paste of white lard.  Next, it was my sense of hear More...

School system changing to elected school board

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  Jan. 30, 2008   EARLY County will go to the polls next Tuesday along with voters across Georgia and 23 other states to cast their votes in the Presidential Preference Primaries.  More...

A rare mooning to watch

Mumbles

You can skip this opening paragraph, I’m just reminding me to get up in the morning and watch the rare “super blue blood moon” eclipse low in the western sky! It begins here about 5:51 in the morning. More...

Pays to proofread

All That’s Fit to Print

So last week I wrote about camels trotting around a ‘tract,’ but the camels were really on track. I know the difference, but a kink between my brain and fingers interfered.  More...

Girl power? Not everywhere.

A painful lesson may be on the way for men who still don’t know women are the stronger sex.  Sportswear company Faschercise recently reported that female boxing gear has overtaken yoga apparel as the most searched-for item on the company's More...

Make Trump tax cuts permanent — now

Other Voices

We’re just one month into the new tax bill, and only those wearing left-wing ideological blinders — which, unfortunately, is still the case for millions of anti-Trumpers — can deny that Donald Trump’s tax cuts are helping just More...