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Stop the liberal insanity

Stop the liberal insanity

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 ...

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Updated: may. 03, 2016 8:00 p.m.
Zell Miller's mama: Strong mountain woman

Zell Miller's mama: Strong mountain woman

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 ...

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Updated: may. 03, 2016 5:00 p.m.
Recycle It! Fair Saturday can relieve recycling fever

Recycle It! Fair Saturday can relieve recycling fever

There is a fever going around. I hope you catch it.

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Updated: may. 03, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Advice for Sarah Hyden-Smith, new pastor

Advice for Sarah Hyden-Smith, new pastor

It had been nine days since the Rev. Sarah Hyden-Smith made her first appearance in the pulpit of Lennox Valley Methodist Church. Her schedule was ...

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Updated: may. 02, 2016 4:00 p.m.
The PSC should learn how to say ‘no’

The PSC should learn how to say ‘no’

Imagine that you are the loan officer at the local community bank.

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Updated: apr. 29, 2016 9:00 a.m.
Children show visions of peace through art

Children show visions of peace through art

I believe that each of us has an obligation to leave this world a better place than we found it. Linden Longino is trying to ...

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Updated: apr. 28, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Remembering a good neighbor

Remembering a good neighbor

Editor,

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Ways to keep litter from hurting community

Ways to keep litter from hurting community

Somebody made me really mad on Islands Highway this week. Nothing makes volunteers madder than having someone spew litter all over a road right after ...

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Updated: apr. 26, 2016 7:30 p.m.
Your safety is HFD's business

Your safety is HFD's business

The Hinesville Fire Department is dedicated to safeguarding lives, property and the environment. One of the ways we pursue this mission is through educating the ...

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Updated: apr. 26, 2016 7:30 p.m.
Remembering the boy in the coveralls

Remembering the boy in the coveralls

The other day I had something on my mind, a situation we had just encountered with someone we had sought to help.

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Updated: apr. 26, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Oppose cuts to Post-9/11 GI Bill

Oppose cuts to Post-9/11 GI Bill

Editor, Last month, the House passed a bill (H.R. 3016) that included a 50 percent cut in the monthly Basic Allowance for Housing provided ...

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Updated: apr. 25, 2016 7:30 p.m.
Poet laureate aims at Raymond Cooper

Poet laureate aims at Raymond Cooper

Small-town newspapers are a bit different from their counterparts in New York or Los Angeles. That’s true today, and it was true in 1998 ...

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Updated: apr. 25, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Liberty schools about to finish a successful year

Liberty schools about to finish a successful year

The end of the school year is fast approaching, and we have already begun celebrating our many 2015-16 successes. The following are just a few ...

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Now might be the worst time to get a DUI

Now might be the worst time to get a DUI

It’s never a good time for a politician to get arrested for driving under the influence, but it’s especially bad when the next ...

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Updated: apr. 21, 2016 9:30 a.m.
Learn water conservation at Earth Day

Learn water conservation at Earth Day

When the 10th annual Earth Day Celebration takes place on Friday, everyone who attends has the chance to learn easy ways to change our world ...

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Updated: apr. 19, 2016 5:30 p.m.
It's best not to know what lies ahead

It's best not to know what lies ahead

The other morning, I called one of my best friends. I had a bit of news as well as a piece of advice I wanted ...

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Updated: apr. 19, 2016 4:00 p.m.
'Silver Tongue' Dick Bland begins assault

'Silver Tongue' Dick Bland begins assault

"Renderings with Raymond" was normally a labor of love for Raymond Cooper. After all, it was his "baby." Started in 1997 as a camouflaged attempt ...

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Updated: apr. 18, 2016 3:00 p.m.

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