August 18, 2016 RSS feed / Opinions

Watching the summer Olympic Games on TV may help you appreciate athletes’ hard work

Sometimes the 24-hour coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games on late-night cable TV has been a cure for insomnia, but sometimes the NBC’s efforts to cover the games has been so poor, from a dozen commercials an hour to tape delays of importa More...

First Lady Betty Sanders served us with grace, sense of humor

A TLANTA – Betty Foy Sanders, the widow of former Georgia Governor Carl Sanders, at 90, looks regal just like she always has. More...

Book Review

The Interestings

The Interestings are a group of young people at a summer arts camp, Spirit-in-the- Woods. They christen themselves “the Interestings” because they believe that they are. More...

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Army worms in Wilkes County

There have been several reports of armyworms in the last couple of weeks. With grass already short farmers should certainly be on the lookout for this pest. More...