Church column: Irresistible grace — to get the TULIP really confused

Church column: Irresistible grace — to get the TULIP really confused

Notice what Calvin said about free will.“Having seen that the dominion of sin, ever since the first man was brought under it, not only extends t...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Columnist: A country in turmoil over police might find solutions from LaGrange’s chief

Columnist: A country in turmoil over police might find solutions from LaGrange’s chief

The perspectiveIt seems like the ’60s all over again — a disproportionate number of blacks in America expressing distrust and even hatred ...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Memoried Glances: 1991 — County receives grant for senior center

Memoried Glances: 1991 — County receives grant for senior center

Julys past, 25 years ago.From the LaGrange Daily News, 1991.Front Page NewsTroup County Awarded $400,000 Grant For Senior Center — The State Dep...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Troup extension agent: Three leaf terror — Poison ivy

Troup extension agent: Three leaf terror — Poison ivy

Poison ivy, according to the American Medical Association, causes more cases of contact dermatitis than all other plants, household and industrial che...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Columnist: Keep emergency funds; despite perceptions, we are safe

Columnist: Keep emergency funds; despite perceptions, we are safe

Emergency fund — people ask me, “Do I really need an emergency fund?” Yes, and the next question is, “How much?”Folks, D...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Columnist:Epic Ireland, epic experience

Columnist:Epic Ireland, epic experience

DUBLIN, Ireland — Returning here from an 186 mile sojourn to Tralee, which is home to the famous rose festival, it was emotionally reverberating...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Columnist: How the Republican Party resembles the Cleveland Browns

Columnist: How the Republican Party resembles the Cleveland Browns

Unless you’re old enough to join AARP, you probably don’t know that the Cleveland Browns used to be a great football franchise, just as th...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Columnist: Eugene and the Big Green Machine

Columnist: Eugene and the Big Green Machine

As I watched the world turn this week, I was struck by the enveloping sense of sadness that seemed to surround it.Our citizens of different races agai...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Columnist: Thoughts on race in America

Columnist: Thoughts on race in America

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Columnist: Appreciate law enforcement; prepare for rainy days

Columnist: Appreciate law enforcement; prepare for rainy days

It’s a very tough job being a law enforcement person.People very seldom say thank you to any of them. Ninety nine and a half percent really care...

July 20th, 2016 |