September 5, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Love that clock

Other Voices

I don’t remember how old I was when I first noticed the old clock on my grandmother’s mantle. Probably no more than 5 or 6. More...

No more dots to connect!


I was thinking I was going to have a bonfire this week. But, before I left the house this morning all I could find with a Nike logo on it was a couple of pair of socks. More...

Know the dangers of recess

After a long, hot, summer, school is finally back in session across the fruited plain. Students have mixed emotions. More...

Different era, same first-day faces

The faces looked familiar . They were the faces from the first day of school. I saw them many years ago — same faces, different kids. There was the kid giddy about being back at school, bouncing off the walls. More...

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Just let things be

All That’s Fit to Print

In the olden days when there were only three channels on television and no color, the grown-ups would go to town leaving us at home. Sometimes they brought a prize back. More...

The threat of tariffs may work

Other Voices

Love him or hate him, you’ve got to hand it to Donald Trump. His trade and tariff strategy — risky as it is — seems to be working. More...

String of burglaries in Blakely

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  Sept. 3, 2008   SAWYER Brown “wowed ‘em again” at the annual EC2055 Labor Day weekend Block Party on Court Square. More...