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Let veterans, active duty use civilian hospitals

It’s a "been there, done that" thing. I served four years in the Coast Guard and more than three years in U.S. Army ...

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Updated: may. 27, 2016 6:00 p.m.
One terrorist who deserves our thanks

One terrorist who deserves our thanks

There is a terrorist living in my neighborhood, and I couldn’t be prouder. You may remember that I shared with you the story of ...

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Updated: may. 26, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Hometown News editor digs into Raymond Cooper's shenanigans

Hometown News editor digs into Raymond Cooper's shenanigans

With six weeks to go until the "election of the century," Raymond Cooper was feeling pretty good about his prospects. His plan, it seemed, was ...

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Updated: may. 23, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Weigh you vote for sheriff carefully

Weigh you vote for sheriff carefully

Editor, It’s that wonderful time again when politicians seeking office put on their best (and worst) theatrical performances in an attempt to convince voters ...

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Updated: may. 23, 2016 11:00 a.m.
In praise of a true gentleman

In praise of a true gentleman

Editor, I would like to write about Nicholas. You will know why in the coming paragraphs. Recently, in the midst of this remarkable spring, Nicholas ...

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Updated: may. 20, 2016 6:30 p.m.
Support urged for hospitals

Support urged for hospitals

Editor, When we or our loved ones are in need of care, we know that our hospitals will be there for us. Hospitals not only ...

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Updated: may. 19, 2016 6:00 p.m.
Random thoughts on random subjects

Random thoughts on random subjects

Rep. Tom Taylor, R-Dunwoody, was arrested in the city of Clayton in early April and charged with driving under the influence, possession of an open ...

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Mayor, council cut salaries in half

Mayor, council cut salaries in half

It didn’t surprise me it was him. Although such had never crossed my mind, it was, of course, just the kind of thing he ...

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Updated: may. 17, 2016 4:00 p.m.
New minister learns Claire's fowl thoughts

New minister learns Claire's fowl thoughts

It took only eight minutes for Claire Lapella to get right to the point with her visiting pastor — and soon-to-be friend — Sarah Hyden-Smith. It just ...

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Updated: may. 16, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Mayor defends RH town center decisions

Mayor defends RH town center decisions

I am writing in response to the April 28 letter, "Reader questions the procedure for RH town center." Some inaccuracies and misperceptions should be clarified ...

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Updated: may. 13, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Could vetoes harm school reform efforts?

Could vetoes harm school reform efforts?

A governor’s got to do what a governor’s got to do, but Gov. Nathan Deal’s vetoes of the "campus carry" and "religious ...

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Updated: may. 12, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Every day is Mother's Day

Every day is Mother's Day

There isn’t a day that passes that I don’t remember Mama. Many of the times she crosses my mind, I am doing something ...

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Updated: may. 10, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Beatrice Justice keeps everyone guessing

Beatrice Justice keeps everyone guessing

Looking over the attendance pads from her first Sunday service, new Methodist Pastor Sarah Hyden-Smith read, "Claire Lapella." Next to the name, the box marked ...

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Updated: may. 09, 2016 4:00 p.m.

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