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Being Dick Yarbrough isn't easy, folks

I regret I won’t have time this week to get into the details about how Barack Obama managed to wiretap Donald Trump’s shoelaces ...

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Updated: mar. 23, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Senate considers bills, ready to tackle state budget

Senate considers bills, ready to tackle state budget

The Senate spent Days 32-35 of the 2017 legislative session considering bills that passed the House of Representatives.

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Senate welcomes St. Patrick's Day officials, passes bills

The Senate spent Days 32-35 of the 2017 legislative session considering bills that passed the House of Representatives.

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Updated: mar. 22, 2017 12:00 p.m.
The president's smokescreens

The president's smokescreens

It’s early in his presidency, but already Donald Trump has faced one controversy after another. None has been more perilous to him than the ...

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Updated: mar. 21, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Enforcing immigration laws is necessary

Enforcing immigration laws is necessary

Editor: News stories from all over the nation are now focused on the fact that President Trump’s immigration enforcement is causing problems for illegal ...

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Updated: mar. 20, 2017 7:30 p.m.
Chambers back schools in vote

Chambers back schools in vote

Editor: The Richmond Hill/Bryan County and North Bryan County chambers of commerce voted unanimously to support the continuation of ESPLOST (education special purpose local ...

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Updated: mar. 17, 2017 6:00 a.m.
Middlebury College's yowling mob

Middlebury College's yowling mob

At Middlebury College earlier this month, Charles Murray needed a safe space - literally.

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Updated: mar. 16, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Vidalia onions prove God loves Georgia

Vidalia onions prove God loves Georgia

After almost two decades of doing this, you think I would have figured out by now what pushes your hot button. For example, I wrote ...

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Embrace a future to Bryan County's children

Embrace a future to Bryan County's children

Recently you may have heard or read some information about the Bryan County School System’s upcoming ESPLOST and general obligation bonds vote on March ...

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Deconstruct the administrative state

Deconstruct the administrative state

Steve Bannon blew a dog whistle for constitutional conservatives when he spoke of "deconstructing the administrative state" at the Conservative Political Action Conference.

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Updated: mar. 12, 2017 1:30 p.m.
Muckraking is tradition in America

Muckraking is tradition in America

OK, OK, OK, you say. Enough already. We in the media have made our point. In fact, we have made it ad nauseum. We are ...

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Updated: mar. 11, 2017 1:30 p.m.
Legislation targets low-performing schools

Legislation targets low-performing schools

Don’t look now, but the initiative to deal with low-performing schools in Georgia has taken a big step toward becoming law. Last week, the ...

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Updated: mar. 10, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Crossover Day is benchmark for Georgia legislation

Crossover Day is benchmark for Georgia legislation

The Georgia General Assembly ended the week on what is known as "Crossover Day." This is the 28th legislative day in which bills that passed ...

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Perspective on scholarship programs

Perspective on scholarship programs

A recent opinion piece in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution asked, "Are vouchers a failure?" Any answer requires examining the best evidence on the topic and placing ...

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Updated: mar. 07, 2017 4:00 p.m.
Trump's issues with the press

Trump's issues with the press

My feelings are hurt. I’m not on President Donald Trump’s list of "enemies of the American people." Here is his exact tweet:

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Updated: mar. 07, 2017 1:30 p.m.

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