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What is childhood apraxia of speech?

What is childhood apraxia of speech?

In recent years, there has been a marked increase in public awareness of childhood apraxia of speech. Despite this awareness, this neuromotor condition remains poorly ...

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Updated: aug. 28, 2015 7:00 p.m.
State must ensure schools don't fail students

State must ensure schools don't fail students

In 2016, Georgia voters will have the opportunity to vote on a constitutional amendment creating an Opportunity School District (OSD), which would step in and ...

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Updated: aug. 28, 2015 6:30 a.m.
Brian Robinson is more than just spokesman

Brian Robinson is more than just spokesman

Unless you are one of the intrepid public servants we keep sending back to the Gold Dome to get you out of our hair, or ...

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Updated: aug. 27, 2015 4:00 p.m.
An introduction, Southern style

An introduction, Southern style

Back in the autumn — just as the leaves began to hint of the enchanting oranges, yellows and reds to come — we took a Monday off ...

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Updated: aug. 25, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Free technical school education is great deal

Free technical school education is great deal

At June’s grand opening of Lanier Technical College’s new campus in Barrow County, Gov. Nathan Deal talked about one of the best educational ...

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Updated: aug. 20, 2015 8:00 p.m.
One of Georgia Tech's 'Lost Dodd Boys' reminisces

One of Georgia Tech's 'Lost Dodd Boys' reminisces

To say Betty Wallace loves Georgia Tech is to say Romeo loved Juliet or hogs love slop. It is a simple fact. Who else do ...

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Updated: aug. 20, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Rebel flag does symbolize slavery

Rebel flag does symbolize slavery

Editor, Mr. Calderone, even if “Rebel flag not a symbol of slavery” (Coastal Courier, letter to the editor by Len Calderone, July 26) was not ...

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Updated: aug. 19, 2015 1:00 p.m.
Vacation Bible school changed us

Vacation Bible school changed us

Coming home one Sunday from the family dinner after church, I said, out of the blue, “I feel like we should volunteer for vacation Bible ...

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Updated: aug. 18, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Carson would make a great president

Carson would make a great president

Editor, ”Instead of pointing fingers and creating strife, we should be talking about how to solve the problem of murder in our black communities. ... We ...

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Snake oil in the Clean Power Plan

Snake oil in the Clean Power Plan

“The most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help,’” Ronald Reagan famously said. After ...

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Updated: aug. 13, 2015 7:00 p.m.
Random thoughts on random subjects

Random thoughts on random subjects

Hooray! The state of Georgia, CSX Transportation, Murray County and the Georgia Ports Authority have announced construction of the Appalachian Regional Port to be built ...

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Updated: aug. 13, 2015 4:00 p.m.
The wealth of being poor

The wealth of being poor

My people, as I have long said, were raised in hard times in the Appalachian foothills. I don’t know that I had a grandparent ...

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