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 |  


Columnist: Hillary is still not off the hook on her emails

Columnist: Hillary is still not off the hook on her emails

Hillary Clinton may have escaped being indicted for her unsecure server holding classified information. But she’ll be forever marked by this inc...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Columnist: Being bullish about America

Columnist: Being bullish about America

After watching the Republican National Convention, I am so happy being a progressive Democrat. These Republicans are Donald Trump, not Ronald Reagan R...

July 25th, 2016 |  


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 |