Columnist: New Hampshire’s white mountains

Columnist: New Hampshire’s white mountains

Straight ahead is Eisenhower. My 11-year-old grandson tells me the rounded, domed peak mimics the late president’s bald head. I am impressed wit...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Columnist: Leaving your child at college

Columnist: Leaving your child at college

Leaving your child off at college, and the emotions that come with it, is like watching a tear-jerker movie on the Hallmark Channel.Except now youR...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Columnist: “Good fences make good neighbors”?

Columnist: “Good fences make good neighbors”?

A couple of weeks ago, we closed the gate.You would need to know a few personal details to understand how emotional that was.Robert Frost, the acclaim...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Church column: Was the “Church of the New Testament” in God’s plan before the death of Christ?

Church column: Was the “Church of the New Testament” in God’s plan before the death of Christ?

Before getting into the answer to this question I want to point out some things from its parts.First, that there is a “Church of the New Testame...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Columnist: A potential race war in America – real or imagined?

Columnist: A potential race war in America – real or imagined?

Are there some Americans who have not gotten the “memo”?It appears as if some Americans are preparing for an eventual war between the race...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Memoried Glances: 1991 — Troup County courts selected for pilot program

Memoried Glances: 1991 — Troup County courts selected for pilot program

Augusts past, 25 years ago.From the LaGrange Daily News, 1991.Front Page NewsState, Callaway Foundation Fund Mediation Pilot Program — A state c...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Troup extension agent: Fall armyworms attacking

Troup extension agent: Fall armyworms attacking

Armyworms have invaded Troup County in force.We have had numerous calls and emails concerning fall armyworms. This chronic moth flies up from south Fl...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Columnist: Are you missed?; Big mountains

Columnist: Are you missed?; Big mountains

Are you missed?I went to the mountains for the weekend and on Monday, three people in a very nice way said they missed me at church on Sunday. They al...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Columnist: How Trump is costing other Republican candidates

Columnist: How Trump is costing other Republican candidates

Before the RNC, the Fiscal Times declared that Trump was “not as much of a drag on the ticket as some feared.”After a bad month for the GO...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Columnist: The cure for grumpy folks

Columnist: The cure for grumpy folks

The phone rang early one morning about 20 years ago waking me from a sound sleep.“Lynn, it’s your mother.” I have no idea why Mom ha...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |