February 8, 2018 RSS feed / Opinions

Don’t start a fight this Valentine’s Day; ‘The Love Chapter’ will advise you how

A fellow told about the day his wife sat down on the couch next to him and asked, “What’s on TV?”  “Dust,” he answered.  That’s when the fight started.  Another fellow told about the day his wife hin More...

Savannah’s charm, beauty evoke appreciation of Mercer, Lanier

SAVANNNAH – Georgia’s oldest city has many redeeming features from refreshing marshes to picturesque barrier islands to the mighty Atlantic to one of the most important rivers which is fabled in books, poetry, and song.  More...

ACROSS THE SAVANNAH

The hard life that was sawmilling

I have an antique oak dresser and a heartpine table. The wood is beautiful. Thanks to Katherine Bray of Milledgeville, I appreciate these pieces even more. More...

Free tax preparation and cash prizes

Yes, you read the headline correctly. The Wilkes County Extension office is providing free income tax assistance and giving taxpayers an opportunity to win cash prizes. More...

Book Review

Surrender, New York

Surrender, New York, (the name of the town where the action takes place and a possible reference to a back story) is a gripping novel about Dr. Trajan Jones and his colleague Dr. Michael Li. Dr. Jones is a criminal psychologist; Dr. More...

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Georgia’s state insect gets special recognition and a new license plate

Arguably the biggest news of last week was the House’s unanimous passage of House Bill 159, legislation that would completely overhaul Georgia’s current adoption laws. More...

English ivy – an exotic invader

Across the country there are a multitude of plants, shrubs, trees, and vines that were either intentionally or accidentally introduced to the landscape. More...