March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

Wondering about roads unexplored, even now, I still have stories to tell

It feels funny not to wander; but to sit still and not even barely travel. This recovery bidness ain’t for sissies. More...

Alluring options dominate your mood, overwhelm emotions

SAN JUAN, P.R. – There are more than 700 islands in the Caribbean which has, for decades thrived as a playground for people from all over the world. More...

Maximizing reproductive efficiency

Reproductive efficiency is the most important aspect of commercial beef production. If only 50 percent of the cows wean a calf, crossbreeding, superior genetics and sound management become insignificant.  More...

Book Review

Moonglow

Michael Chabon has published thirteen books before Moonglow. Each is imaginative and entertaining, and each is very different from the others, though there is often a continuing thread of ideas and attitude. More...

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How important is heritage tourism?

GUEST COLUMNIST

Have you ever wondered why heritage/historical tourism is constantly being talked about in Washington Wilkes? It seems very far removed from most of our lives and I am sure most citizens of Wi lkes County grow weary of the subject. More...

Hoping to help rural Georgia

On March 6, the Georgia General Assembly paused to recognize and thank law enforcement officers from all four corners of the state. More...