February 6, 2019 RSS feed / Editorials

Legislators return for productive week

Under the Gold Dome

Returned to the Gold Dome Monday, Jan. More...

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Preparing for a faux storm

It was the late 1980s. Early April. Spring break started the next day. I went to bed expecting to sleep late.  Dawn broke and I was jarred awake by two kids racing through the house screaming, “Snow, Snow. Snow. More...

Donald Trump’s monetary vindication

Other Voices

Well, what do you know! It turns out that amateur economist Donald J. Trump knows more about sound monetary policy than Fed chairman Jerome Powell and his team of hundreds of Ph.D. economists. More...

Commissioner’s vote to built health clinic

From our Files

10 YEARS AGO Feb. 4, 2009 FORMER head football coach Vince Dooley of the University of Georgia was the highlight of the 59th annual membership banquet of the Blakely-Early County Chamber of Commerce. More...

The worst drivers

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When I was a kid, I loved watching “The Jetsons,” a cartoon about a family set in the space-age future. More...

In for a long winter?

All That’s Fit to Print

Phil, the groundhog, did not see his shadow so the keepers of the northern forecaster say we are in for an early spring.  Don’t get out the gardening gear just yet. In Georgia, we have our own groundhog, General Lee. He saw his shadow. More...

Nothing common about it!

Mumbles

Everyone is wondering how so many millenials can be naive enough to want to live under a socialist government. I don’t understand why so many people are having such a difficult time figuring it out! More...

Definitely not man’s best friend

While dogs may indeed be man’s best friend, they can also be his greatest enemy. That statement also makes sense if you substitute dogs with: Women, children, good horses, guns, football, poker, bachelor parties, or Mexican food. More...