Columnist: Will Americans hire Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in November?

Columnist: Will Americans hire Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in November?

I have said it in a previous column that the leadership of the Republican Party appears to be unable to rein in their presidential nominee, Donald Tru...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Memoried Glances: Roundup — Don’t vote on party politics

Memoried Glances: Roundup — Don’t vote on party politics

Julys past, roundupHaving five weekends this month allows us to bring these items in a roundup column for July.From the LaGrange Graphic, 100 years ag...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Columnist: Ted Cruz pulls a Ted Kennedy from the 1980 Democratic Convention

Columnist: Ted Cruz pulls a Ted Kennedy from the 1980 Democratic Convention

When Ted Cruz refused to endorse Donald Trump in his Republican National Convention speech, he channeled his ideological opponent, Ted Kennedy, whose ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Troup extension agent: Green briers — Nature’s barb wire

Troup extension agent: Green briers — Nature’s barb wire

We’ve all seen it around our yard. The insidious vine with very sharp thorns that wraps itself around shrubs and trees until it’s tendrils...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Letter: No politics — How about just correctness?

We often hear the words “political correctness” in 2016. I would like to remind your readers that this issue has been around for years.In ...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


Columnist: Saying goodbye to the Swamp Fox

Columnist: Saying goodbye to the Swamp Fox

CHESTER, S.C. – Friends and family and a handful of former Falcon players showed up here earlier this week in searing heat reminiscent of two-a-...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Columnist: Angels among the blackberries

Columnist: Angels among the blackberries

Just south of Atlanta in McDonough, Georgia, is a gem called Southern Belle Farms.Several years ago, when my granddaughter came for her regular summer...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Column: Saipan again, why not?

Being so near the ocean did have advantages.First, the view was overwhelming at times, especially at night or when there was a storm approaching. We a...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Letter: Hogansville council lacks concern

Letter: Hogansville council lacks concern

Editor,I do believe Hogansville city government has very little respect for its citizens and the downtown merchants. The recent vote by the council to...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Letter: Democrats closer to fascists than Trump

Letter: Democrats closer to fascists than Trump

Earlier this week, I had a talk with a fellow who said he is voting for Hillary. His reason is that he believes “Donald Trump is a fascist and a...

July 26th, 2016 |