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Help keep water clean

Help keep water clean

About 50 years ago, the Environmental Protection Agency was born because of concern about pollution, particularly air and water pollution fears.

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Updated: jan. 17, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Sound off for Jan. 16

Sound off for Jan. 16

These opinions are not the Courier’s. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor motives. Call 876-3733. You ...

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Updated: jan. 16, 2017 2:00 p.m.
Good-bye to pioneer of broadcast entertainment

Good-bye to pioneer of broadcast entertainment

There is an old Chinese proverb that says "When an old man dies, a library burns down." With no man was this truer than it ...

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Updated: jan. 14, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Trump should expect little honeymoon

Trump should expect little honeymoon

Forget about the honeymoon being over. There won’t be any honeymoon.

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Updated: jan. 14, 2017 3:30 p.m.
It's time to defund the United Nations

It's time to defund the United Nations

We’ve come a long way from Daniel Patrick Moynihan excoriating the UN’s 1975 "Zionism is racism" resolution in one of the finer exhibits ...

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Updated: jan. 13, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Keep them honest in 2017

Keep them honest in 2017

When Donald Trump was campaigning for president, he pledged he would “drain the swamp” in Washington and put an end to all the influence peddling ...

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Updated: jan. 13, 2017 12:00 p.m.
Uh-oh, it’s time to hide the silverware

Uh-oh, it’s time to hide the silverware

To Arms! To Arms! The Legislature is coming, the Legislature is coming!

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Updated: jan. 13, 2017 9:00 a.m.
Spring County Fair calms Valley atmosphere

Spring County Fair calms Valley atmosphere

The mayoral election seemed a million miles away on Friday night at the Spring County Fair. With "Silver Tongue" firmly entrenched in his role as ...

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Updated: jan. 12, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Lawmakers start 2017 session with work to do

Lawmakers start 2017 session with work to do

On Monday, the Georgia General Assembly began the 2017 session and I am honored that you place trust in me to represent you in the ...

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Good luck Mike, you’re going to need it

Good luck Mike, you’re going to need it

Mike Riddle was a pretty good Long County correspondent for the Coastal Courier for a lot of years.

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Updated: jan. 12, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Frequent Midway critic at it again

Frequent Midway critic at it again

Editor: As the city turns. In our last episode, the suspense was high as the city council reprimanded two outstanding employees unjustly. The council also ...

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Updated: jan. 10, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Resolve to help the environment

Resolve to help the environment

If you are still having trouble firming up some New Year’s resolutions that you can actually keep, consider recycling.

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Updated: jan. 10, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Seconds count in opoid overdose

Seconds count in opoid overdose

Editor: The use of Naloxone can save a life. Naloxone, also known as Narcan, is an opioid antagonist used in opioid overdoses to counteract the ...

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Updated: jan. 09, 2017 7:00 p.m.
The Old Lady is going home

The Old Lady is going home

Henry Ford converted a 1937 For pickup truck into a fire truck to be used in Way’s Station, now Richmond Hill.

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Updated: jan. 07, 2017 7:30 a.m.
Valley residents respond to challenger's whisper-thin defeat

Valley residents respond to challenger's whisper-thin defeat

The morning following "The Great Valley Runoff" was perhaps the oddest moment of my growing-up years. It was as if we were surrounded by fog ...

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Updated: jan. 06, 2017 6:00 p.m.
All Trump, 24/7

All Trump, 24/7

My loyal readers, both of them, possibly remember that I’ve long championed some outside-the-box ways to reduce the deficit before we’re overwhelmed with ...

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Updated: jan. 06, 2017 4:00 p.m.
2016 had its positives

2016 had its positives

The year 2016 is over, but I want to start 2017 by looking back at some of the positive things from last year.

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Updated: jan. 06, 2017 8:00 a.m.

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