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Administration is stirring hate

Administration is stirring hate

With his executive order to build that southern-border barrier, President Donald Trump simply was keeping his campaign promise, placating his millions of anti-Latino bigot followers ...

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Updated: feb. 18, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Perdue already knows how to drain swamps

Perdue already knows how to drain swamps

You may have read that unusually cold winter in parts of Europe as well as drought conditions in the southwest United States have created a ...

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Updated: feb. 18, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Judge Gorsuch is the anti-Trump

Judge Gorsuch is the anti-Trump

If President Donald Trump is a budding authoritarian, as his critics allege, one of the safeguards is Judge Neil Gorsuch.

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Updated: feb. 17, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Thanks for history symposium support

Thanks for history symposium support

Editor: I would like to personally appreciate those sponsors and members of the greater Liberty County Community for their overwhelming support on February 6 to ...

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Updated: feb. 17, 2017 6:30 p.m.
State Senate honors firefighters, Girl Scout cookies

State Senate honors firefighters, Girl Scout cookies

The Senate assembled this week to consider a wide range of legislation and we passed several bills that could affect our district. We also had ...

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Updated: feb. 16, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Alternate-facts on McCain, Lewis, evolution

Alternate-facts on McCain, Lewis, evolution

Editor: Doesn’t mixing blue and red get purple? Not at the White House - alt-fact - it’s orange.

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Updated: feb. 16, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Would someone actually kill A.J.?

Would someone actually kill A.J.?

Three weeks had passed and still no one had seen or heard a peep from A.J. Fryerson. Something was amiss and the good folks ...

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Updated: feb. 16, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Laws may be decaying away

Laws may be decaying away

What should be the priority for state legislators -helping their poorest constituents avoid pain and suffering, or protecting the financial status of their most affluent ...

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Updated: feb. 16, 2017 4:00 p.m.
An open letter to NAACP leader

An open letter to NAACP leader

Editor and President Rev. Dr. Francys Johnson: I read with great embarrassment the article in the Feb. 1 Coastal Courier outlining your comments during your ...

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Updated: feb. 14, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Paying down national debt is win-win

Paying down national debt is win-win

Editor: I think that Professor Winter Nie missed the mark in her column from Wednesday Feb. 8. She stated that China would win a trade ...

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Updated: feb. 13, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Recycle It! Fairs in three places Saturday

Recycle It! Fairs in three places Saturday

Calling all pack rats who are looking to reform, next Saturday we will have our quarterly Recycle It! Fairs as well as a Shred It!

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Updated: feb. 13, 2017 4:00 p.m.
The revenge of the nation-state

The revenge of the nation-state

The start of the Trump administration has been a vindication of the American nation-state.

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Updated: feb. 12, 2017 11:09 a.m.
Jury duty can be a hoot when you know people

Jury duty can be a hoot when you know people

It was, of all things, a call to jury duty that reminded me powerfully of the beauty of a sweet hometown and the joy that ...

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Updated: feb. 11, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Trump has created his own chaos

Trump has created his own chaos

Let’s take the good with the bad about Donald Trump: On the positive side, he has rendered useless those clocks the news networks like ...

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Updated: feb. 11, 2017 2:30 p.m.
China would win trade war with U.S.

China would win trade war with U.S.

During his election campaign, President Donald Trump threatened to impose 35 to 45 percent tariffs on Chinese imports to force China into renegotiating its trade ...

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Updated: feb. 10, 2017 8:00 p.m.
A.J.'s absence piques newswoman's curiosity

A.J.'s absence piques newswoman's curiosity

A week had gone by since A.J. Fryerson’s letter to the editor concerning Buford Levitt’s new gas pumps was published in the ...

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Updated: feb. 10, 2017 7:30 p.m.
Will Trump sour on Georgia?

Will Trump sour on Georgia?

For a couple of months, Georgia was probably one of Donald Trump’s favorite states.

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Updated: feb. 10, 2017 1:00 p.m.

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