Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution is clear.
Editor, My favorite quotation is, "If we do not learn from history, we are doomed to repeat it," by Winston Churchill. We can see that happening today. Just like the Nazis murdered 10 million Jews, ISIS is murdering Christians, Kurds, Turkmen, Shabaks and Yazidis by the thousands. Because of the chaos, the actual number is unknown.
When the Chattanooga Better Business Bureau hired me as the keynote speaker for its annual luncheon, the president and CEO was very specific on what he wanted me to talk.
There are many opportunities to volunteer in April as Keep Liberty Beautiful observes Earth Month. From litter cleanups and geocache fun, to environmental education disguised as a festival, there will be plenty to do to thank the Earth.
July 4, 1998, is a date that will live in infamy in the annals of Lennox Valley. Let's look back at the events that led up to this remarkable date in Valley history.
Georgia legislators have some problems when it comes to telling time.
She is not going to be pleased that I have told you this, but we are all family here, even if some of you consider me the illegitimate stepson of the weird cousin that talks with his mouth full.
Our community is beautiful in the spring with all the flowers and trees blooming. It will be even prettier when we cleanup the litter "decorating" our roads.
Truman Capote once said that fame is good for only one thing: "They will cash your check in a small town."
Editor, This letter is submitted in response to a recent letter to the editor titled "Seniors shouldn't pay school taxes" (March 9). Based on responses my office received, this letter leads some homeowners to accept Mrs. Dot Moss' information as factual. Some homeowners now question whether they have been denied their proper exemption from the school portion of their property taxes.
From the moment Tink visited the Mississippi Delta, he began to long for a seersucker suit. While men in big cities like Atlanta, Memphis, Birmingham and Nashville wear the lightweight, airy suits in the hot, humid Southern summers, it is the men of the Delta who favor them most and keep them trendy.
Editor's note: Continuing a long-standing Holy Week tradition in this space.
There isn't a day that passes that I don't remember Mama. Many of the times she crosses my mind, I am doing something ...
Liberty County celebrated National County Government Month with a variety of activities throughout April. This was our fourth year participating in the National Association of ...
The perfect ending to a hectic day: Yesterday, on the way home, I got behind one of those "magic" trucks.
Looking over the attendance pads from her first Sunday service, new Methodist Pastor Sarah Hyden-Smith read, "Claire Lapella." Next to the name, the box marked ...
Okay, Georgia Tech fans, give me your best shot. I asked for it.
The first week of May marks the National Education Association's National Teacher Appreciation Week, which exists, in part, because teachers are too often thankless ...
When friends ask if I'm ever going to retire as a working journalist, I respond, "how can I leave when I'm having so ...
Editor, I can't help it. I just have to write about the insanity that is engulfing our country today. In my 70-plus years, I ...
The honorable Zell Miller of Young Harris was raised by a remarkable mountain woman. Folks around those parts called her "Miss Birdie," while her son ...