Quite the buzz: Area group working to save honeybees
by Bill Baldowski
January 28, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle knew the importance of honeybees to human existence by referencing them in a book on animals, said the founder and president of the West Georgia Beekeepers Association. Marilynn Parker said she also agrees with some modern scientists who believe the insects, considered vitally important for their agricultural uses, are declining in number. Parker, a Winston resident, said she believes honeybees are in trouble, not only because of manmade pesti...
Ga. Senate passes bill requiring insurance coverage for autism therapy
The Georgia state Senate has passed a bill requiring insurance companies to cover autism therapy for children younger than 6. Lawmakers passed the bill, 54-0 on Thursday. Supporters say early inter...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Finding light in the midst of darkness
Q: A lot of tough things have happened in my life over many years and they’ve worn me down. I just don’t see the point anymore. I don’t know why so much darkness has descended on me. Sometimes I be...
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Column: Finding light in the midst of darkness
Q: A lot of tough things have happened in my life over many years and they’ve worn me down. I just don’t see the point anymore. I don’t know why so much darkness has descended on me. Sometimes I be...
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 1730684 views | 0 0 comments | 918 918 recommendations | email to a friend | print

    Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?