Letter: Colin Kaepernick’s sit-in during the national anthem is self-serving

Letter: Colin Kaepernick’s sit-in during the national anthem is self-serving

My mind works in odd ways.When I first became aware of Mr. Colin Kaepernick’s (San Francisco 49ers quarterback) stand, or more correctly sit-in,...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Letter: Exercise caution when weighing accusations of molestation

Letter: Exercise caution when weighing accusations of molestation

Dear editor,According to the Crimes Against Children Research Center, one in five girls in the United States is a victim of child sexual abuse, and 28...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Concert will bring unity in community

Concert will bring unity in community

Well said, thank you Edna Foster: “We need to cultivate communication of races”! (Letter to the editor on Aug. 26)My local and internation...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Letter: We need to cultivate communication of races

Letter: We need to cultivate communication of races

Dear editor,I would like to say that I appreciate our officers in the LaGrange Police Department and the Troup County Sheriff’s Department. They...

August 25th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Letter: Response to ‘Christians don’t believe in science?’

Letter: Response to ‘Christians don’t believe in science?’

Editor’s note: To see the columnist’s response to this letter, click here. Dear Pastor Norm,I am a very patient and tolerant person, and v...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |