September 14, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

ACROSS THE SAVANNAH

Remembering Danburg

(Author’s Note: The day after Thanksgiving 2012, my mom and I drove up to the Beulah and Danburg communities and she guided me from place to place recalling her childhood. It was maybe the best time we ever spent together. More...

Book Review

The Victorian City

For Charles Dickens’ contemporaries, “Dickensian” meant comic or convivial good cheer (See Pickwick Papers.) Now it refers to wretched living conditions or darkness. More...

Beef Quality Assurance

Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that provides systematic information to U.S. More...

Life is short – like a vapor that vanishes after a little while – so put trust in Jesus

An old man stomped angrily into a jewelry shop and waved his wristwatch in the face of the owner. “You said this watch would last me a lifetime,” he yelled. “Yes, I did,” the owner acknowledged. More...

My good friend knew that the simple life is the good life

WRIGHTSVILLE – There have been many travelers to round “Caneega Curve” in North Johnson County without knowing the kind and considerate man who lived at its epicenter – one who championed the simple life, one who lived by the More...