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. |  


Columnist: Pre-game prayer in the locker room

Columnist: Pre-game prayer in the locker room

This being football season, you are going to hear many references about religion in the locker room. I’m not an opponent or naysayer with respec...

August 24th, 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. |