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Obama a Russian stooge, too?

Obama a Russian stooge, too?

The circumstantial evidence is mounting that the Kremlin succeeded in infiltrating the U.S. government at the highest levels.

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Updated: apr. 22, 2017 3:30 p.m.
PSC about to face reality of nuclear energy

PSC about to face reality of nuclear energy

On St. Patrick’s Day in 2009, the Public Service Commission decided one of its most important cases ever.

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Updated: apr. 21, 2017 6:00 a.m.
Questions about BoE keep cropping up

Questions about BoE keep cropping up

Editor: My, oh my, it sure seems as if the dark storm clouds that have settled over the board of education are not soon to ...

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Updated: apr. 20, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Giving Georgia's first ladies their due

Giving Georgia's first ladies their due

You may have read about the sudden resignation of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley last week. The "Luv Guv" as he was known in the local ...

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Updated: apr. 20, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Return insurance regulation to states

Return insurance regulation to states

Much of the impasse in Washington regarding health care reform relates to health insurance regulation and mandates. There is a very simple solution: Return the ...

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Updated: apr. 18, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Legion here to help with U.S. flag etiquette

Legion here to help with U.S. flag etiquette

Editor: As veterans residing in a military community, we are amazed at the number of unserviceable American flags flying from various flag poles.

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Updated: apr. 15, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Trumpism is in crisis already

Trumpism is in crisis already

This isn’t a function of poll numbers, or any melodrama of the past months, but something more fundamental: No officeholder in Washington seems to ...

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Updated: apr. 15, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Playing the fool

Playing the fool

April Fools’ Day has come and gone, but on the first of the month, I kept marveling at how — starting even before he ran, continuing ...

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Updated: apr. 15, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Thanks for helping students learn to grow

Thanks for helping students learn to grow

Editor: The Long County High School Career Technical and Agriculture Education Department would like to thank the Coastal Soil and Water Conservation District for their ...

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Updated: apr. 14, 2017 8:30 p.m.
Remembering what Easter week is all about

Remembering what Easter week is all about

I wish I had been there. In Jerusalem. With Jesus.

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Updated: apr. 14, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Enacted bills impact health care, education jobs

Enacted bills impact health care, education jobs

The 2017 session of the Georgia General Assembly adjourned during the early morning hours of March 31 and many bills have been sent to Governor ...

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Updated: apr. 13, 2017 7:00 p.m.
GOP in a fight in the sixth

GOP in a fight in the sixth

There’s never been an off-year election like the one happening in the 6th Congressional District, where voters will pick a replacement for departed congressman ...

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Updated: apr. 13, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Hinesville cleanup will be April 29

Hinesville cleanup will be April 29

We are in the middle of our part of the national Great American Cleanup. Hundreds of area residents have joined up to cleanup more than ...

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Updated: apr. 11, 2017 4:00 p.m.
A reason to be 'Liberty County proud'

A reason to be 'Liberty County proud'

Editor: The theme for National County Government Month for 2017 is "Brilliant Ideas at Work." This theme could easily have been written to acknowledge the ...

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Updated: apr. 11, 2017 3:00 p.m.
In praise of 'Bull Dog' Leon

In praise of 'Bull Dog' Leon

Editor: My oh my, this BoE fiasco seems to be like the Energizer Bunny - it just keeps going and going and going.

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Updated: apr. 10, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Piling on is fun

Piling on is fun

Let’s dispense with the sanctimony and admit it: Most of us really enjoy piling on. I know I do. There are few things more ...

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Updated: apr. 09, 2017 9:30 a.m.
Veterans deserve expanded choice, better VA

Veterans deserve expanded choice, better VA

During his campaign, President Trump repeatedly made a commitment to our veterans to improve the way our nation takes care of them.

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Updated: apr. 08, 2017 2:00 p.m.

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