Column: Evidence of the Great Depression all aroun...
by Thornton Kennedy
Columnist
09:30 AM, Wednesday, September 02
You would never know how much Atlanta and Buckhead in particular benefited from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal. That is because much of the work is either buried or goes unnoticed. The U.S. was in the grips of the Great Depression ...

Latest Headlines

Column: Gov. Deal’s spokesman ready to try it on his own
Unless you are one of the intrepid public servants we keep sending back to the Gold Dome to get you out of our hair, ...
10:28 AM, Thursday, August 27
full story
Column: Drinking the Kool-Aid
Q: Everyone in my family is constantly fiddling with their phones: texting, social media and who knows what else. We ...
10:20 AM, Thursday, August 27
full story
Guest column: Property tax relief
For the past two years I have worked with attorney Walter Hotz to level the playing field for homeowners and business...
10:09 AM, Thursday, August 27
full story
LETTER TO EDITOR: ‘Phooey’ to Obama’s clean power plan
EDITOR: In his Aug. 3 announcement about his clean power plan, President Barack Obama said “and thanks to this plan, ...
10:02 AM, Thursday, August 27
full story
GUEST COLUMN: Property tax relief
For the past two years I have worked with Attorney Walter Hotz to level the playing field for homeowners and business...
11:17 AM, Wednesday, August 26
full story
Column: New addition adjusting to life inside
We named our cat Trouble for a good reason. When I was in the third-grade, my parents returned from an evening out wi...
10:34 AM, Wednesday, August 26
full story
Column: Georgia Tech’s Steve Norris looks back on experience
To say Betty Wallace loves Georgia Tech is to say Romeo loved Juliet or hogs love slop. It is a simple fact. Who else...
12:45 AM, Friday, August 21
full story
Column: Solitude is one of life’s necessities
Q: You often say it’s important to spend time away from technology and in solitude. That sounds good, but it’s not fe...
12:39 AM, Friday, August 21
full story
Guest column: Can we prevent future attacks?
We are still seeking answers why Chattanooga resident Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez, 24, brutally killed five serviceme...
12:16 AM, Friday, August 21
full story
Column: Facts, figures show different side of Buckhead
The Buckhead Guidebook stood next to the Associated Press Style Book, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Rog...
03:38 PM, Wednesday, August 19
full story
Column: Some random thoughts on some random subjects
Hooray! The state of Georgia, CSX Transportation, Murray County and the Georgia Ports Authority have announced constr...
10:30 AM, Thursday, August 13
full story
Column: Small-town crime
The advice column as you know it will resume in two weeks. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy this passage from my boo...
10:22 AM, Thursday, August 13
full story
Column: Eliminate homelessness among veterans
There’s a lot of work needed yet to find homes for homeless veterans — numbering nearly 50,000 nationwide, including ...
10:15 AM, Thursday, August 13
full story
Column: Small businesses heart, soul of community
My wife Lori introduced me to The Cookie Studio years ago before they moved from Avondale Estates into the former Mel...
01:03 PM, Wednesday, August 12
full story
Column: Animals behaving oddly
This week and next we’ll take a short summer break from advice, and I’ll share some stories from my book. This one co...
08:52 PM, Thursday, August 06
full story

Popular Stories

Column: Small-town crime by Lauretta Hannon
Columnist

Recent Comments

« anonymous wrote on Tuesday, Sep 01 at 10:05 AM »
« Sadnews698 wrote on Friday, Aug 28 at 07:03 AM »
« Sam England wrote on Friday, Aug 28 at 05:52 AM »
« Kristen cruse wrote on Thursday, Aug 27 at 07:50 PM »