Two days goes, it was assumed by just about everyone in Lennox Valley that attention would turn on Friday from the mayor's race to the upcoming county fair.
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but the unintended consequences of our holiday frenzy can also make it the most wasteful time of the year. It it doesn't have to be.
For those millions of Americans who awakened to discover that their Donald Trump nightmare was not just a bad dream, the question is, What to do now? Do they accept the platitude about national unity from a stunned Hillary Clinton that "We owe him an open mind and the chance to lead"?
Editor: This is a moment when we need to be organizers.
Editor: I believe I finally have some insight into the shocking 2016 Presidential election results:
Editor: I just received today's paper, and saw the front-page article about the Midway "city leaders" proposing a new City Hall. They may need one - but a $1 million price tag? Are they out of their minds?
I promised last week that I would share with you the results of the latest patent-pending Wikiwinkwink Political Report, courtesy of my colleague, Junior E. Lee, general manager of the Yarbrough Worldwide Media and Pest Control Company, located in Greater Garfield, Georgia. Not only is Junior one of the most highly-respected political analysts in the country, he is also a pest control professional – a claim that neither Bill O'Reilly or that fat guy on MSNBC can make.
Hillary Clinton is not the biggest loser of this election although she is certainly a loser in many ways. I think that there were a number of losers in this historical moment in time.
Editor: I read with interest and humor the letter to the editor from Lynda Hall in the Nov. 16 issue. Lynda does a fine job of expressing her feelings about the presidential election results as well as her thoughts about my letter to the editor regarding the same.
Well, another election has come and gone and once again the people have spoken. Unlike the last two presidential elections, this time I enjoyed the outcome, having cast my vote for President-Elect Donald Trump.
Now that the final election totals are in, let's look at a couple of Georgia's voting trends.
The National Federation of Independent Business is America's leading small business advocate. We are proud to represent 350,000 small, independent business owners nationwide, including over 7,000 in Georgia.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently chose George and Babs Holtzman to serve as the 2016 Christmas Parade Grand Marshall. Why, you might wonder?
Sometimes, it seems like we have forgotten what Thanksgiving is about. We should be thankful every day. Even the poorest of our poor is still far better off than many people in third world countries. I am not making light of the problems that many families face in our country, but we still have many things to be thankful for.
Editor: Many people think that because a columnist is syndicated, he knows what he is talking about. They don't. Such a column was in Wednesday's paper. The columnist claims under President-elect Trump hospitals will go broke and people will be without health care.
Please allow me a bit of a preamble: Nicholas Sanford Wansley is grandson Number Three chronologically and - pardon a grandfather's pride - a high achiever ...
Serving as a state senator is rewarding because I am engaged in the intricate legislative process that often affects and improves the lives of people ...