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Reader finds SPLOST article 'interesting'

Reader finds SPLOST article 'interesting'

Editor, Interesting article by Tiffany King about SPLOST ("County finalizes list of SPLOST projects," page 1A, May 18). Two out of seven commissioners opposed the ...

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Updated: may. 24, 2016 8:30 p.m.
Keep rain pure, healthy

Keep rain pure, healthy

This week’s rain has been good. Rain is a friend to folks, like us, who live on dirt roads. I hate dust.

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Updated: may. 24, 2016 4:00 p.m.
HFD offers grilling safety tips for Memorial Day

HFD offers grilling safety tips for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, many are gearing up to celebrate the unofficial kickoff of the summer season by firing up the ...

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Updated: may. 23, 2016 8:00 p.m.
Hometown News editor digs into Raymond Cooper's shenanigans

Hometown News editor digs into Raymond Cooper's shenanigans

With six weeks to go until the "election of the century," Raymond Cooper was feeling pretty good about his prospects. His plan, it seemed, was ...

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Updated: may. 23, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Weigh your vote for sheriff carefully

Weigh your vote for sheriff carefully

Editor, It’s that wonderful time again when politicians seeking office put on their best (and worst) theatrical performances in an attempt to convince voters ...

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Updated: may. 23, 2016 11:00 a.m.
Support urged for emergency treatment bill

Support urged for emergency treatment bill

Editor,

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Updated: may. 19, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Random thoughts on random subjects

Random thoughts on random subjects

Rep. Tom Taylor, R-Dunwoody, was arrested in the city of Clayton in early April and charged with driving under the influence, possession of an open ...

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Updated: may. 18, 2016 3:00 p.m.
Volunteers really are superheroes

Volunteers really are superheroes

"I have seen and met angels wearing the disguise of ordinary people living ordinary lives." — Tracy Chapman

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Updated: may. 17, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Reader lists ways to cut federal spending

Reader lists ways to cut federal spending

Editor, Tick-tock. Tick-tock. In this amount of time, the government spends $242,134, of which $104,324 is borrowed. The federal government is bloated and ...

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Updated: may. 17, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Mayor, council cut salaries in half

Mayor, council cut salaries in half

It didn’t surprise me it was him. Although such had never crossed my mind, it was, of course, just the kind of thing he ...

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Updated: may. 17, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Liberty High thanks sponsors of Teacher Appreciation Week

Liberty High thanks sponsors of Teacher Appreciation Week

Editor, Most students spend at least seven hours of their day, five days a week at school under the guidance of educators and school staff ...

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Updated: may. 17, 2016 3:00 p.m.
New minister learns Claire's fowl thoughts

New minister learns Claire's fowl thoughts

It took only eight minutes for Claire Lapella to get right to the point with her visiting pastor — and soon-to-be friend — Sarah Hyden-Smith. It just ...

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Updated: may. 16, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Support urged for hospitals

Support urged for hospitals

Editor,

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Updated: may. 13, 2016 9:30 a.m.
When did Gov. Deal become a liberal?

When did Gov. Deal become a liberal?

The casual political observer might be asking this question after taking in the events of the past few weeks: When did Nathan Deal become a ...

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Updated: may. 12, 2016 1:00 p.m.
In praise of a true gentleman

In praise of a true gentleman

Editor,

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Updated: may. 12, 2016 9:00 a.m.
Could vetoes harm school reform efforts?

Could vetoes harm school reform efforts?

A governor’s got to do what a governor’s got to do, but Gov. Nathan Deal’s vetoes of the “campus carry” and “religious ...

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Updated: may. 11, 2016 2:00 p.m.
Every day is Mother's Day

Every day is Mother's Day

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 ...

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Updated: may. 10, 2016 4:00 p.m.

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