Letter: When will TCSS make education a priority?

After reading the recent article entitled “School board opposes state referendum,” I had to respond.Our Troup County School System (TCSS) ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter: We need to demand honesty, change with votes

Letter: We need to demand honesty, change with votes

Does the present administration’s explanation that “the $400 million was leverage for prisoners” not “ransom” remind you...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter: Paying for salary increase survey unnecessary

Letter: Paying for salary increase survey unnecessary

I am writing about the meeting Troup County commissioners had pertaining to salary increases.I think it is a foolish move to pay $50,000 to $100,000 t...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter: Mosa Fund seeking cats to fix Friday

The Mosa Fund, 501c3 nonprofit organization in Troup County, is seeking cats to spay and neuter on (Friday) Aug. 26. It will fix eight males and eight...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Twin Cedars’ Ask the Experts: What constitutes child sexual abuse

Dear Expert,My wife and I would like to talk with our boys about sexual abuse. Please help me understand exactly what is child sexual abuse. Does it o...

August 22nd, 2016 updated: August 22nd, 2016. |  


Columnist: Some really nontraditional students

Columnist: Some really nontraditional students

Several years ago, I embarked on a new adventure in teaching. I taught LaGrange College’s Evening College class, an introduction to college. Of ...

August 22nd, 2016 updated: August 22nd, 2016. |  


Columnist: Did you have a great childhood?

Columnist: Did you have a great childhood?

I did. I was born to the greatest parents a child could ever call “mom” and “daddy.”There were five children in our family, tw...

August 20th, 2016 updated: August 20th, 2016. |  


Memoried Glances: 1966 — Mansour to tackle parking problem

Memoried Glances: 1966 — Mansour to tackle parking problem

Augusts past, 50 years ago.From the LaGrange Daily News, 1966.EditorialsParking Still Major Problem — Although work on downtown off-street parki...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Letter: America’s conversion from republic to socialist democracy

Letter: America’s conversion from republic to socialist democracy

A recent comment in the Albany Herald newspaper (Albany, Georgia) Squawkbox stated that America was a republic and not a democracy.The squawker was em...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Troup extension agent: Wildlife management — Food plots for deer

Troup extension agent: Wildlife management — Food plots for deer

This is the time of the year that most deer hunters start thinking about food plots.Evidence from all the soil tests that UGA Extension processes indi...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |