Column: Unsubstantiated sources have no place in j...
by Dick Yarbrough
01:20 PM, Thursday, November 19
I can’t guarantee I got all the commas where they belong today, but I can guarantee what you read here is my opinion laid out for all to see. That is in stark contrast to cowardly anonymous comments that seem to be pervading our world these days, ...

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Column: Be like Joe Kirby
As I write this, a funeral service is being held for my friend and comrade, Joe Kirby. I was in the midst of drafting...
01:14 PM, Thursday, November 19
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Column: O’Reilly makes a mess of history
Were the lungs the seat of wisdom, Fox News host Bill O’Reilly would be wise, but they are not and he is not. So it i...
01:00 PM, Thursday, November 19
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Proposed sports complex should not b...
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12:55 PM, Thursday, November 19
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Column: Foursome broke color barrier at Bobby Jones
On an ordinary spring day in 1951 Billy Wilson, the general manager of Bobby Jones Golf Course, took payment from a m...
11:19 PM, Wednesday, November 18
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Column: A big thank-you to UGA study on marital bliss
There are many good things happening at my alma mater, the University of Georgia, these days. Unfortunately, not much...
08:42 AM, Thursday, November 12
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Column: Don’t pussyfoot around
Q: It seems like people are getting offended over every little thing these days. Recently one of my favorite families...
08:36 AM, Thursday, November 12
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Guest column: GOP candidates can’t take the heat
The Republicans running for president don’t want to be asked any questions that might put them on the spot, bless the...
08:26 AM, Thursday, November 12
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Column: Flag’s journey started a lifetime passion
On my first trip to Boston as a child, I panicked on the Swan Boat in Boston Common and cried until the boat returned...
05:17 PM, Wednesday, November 11
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Column: Don't mess with our porcine preferences
The history revisionists are still busy as a bee trying to rid us of all vestiges of the Old South. That means some b...
11:13 AM, Thursday, November 05
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Column: The face of friendship
A reader wrote and asked, “What does real friendship look like?” I then invited Facebook friends to share a profound ...
11:03 AM, Thursday, November 05
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Electric vehicle tax credit not as g...
EDITOR: The Oct. 21 edition of the Neighbor had a letter to the editor by the Citizens Climate Lobby titled “State sh...
10:56 AM, Thursday, November 05
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Column: Home may be old but originals are better story
If I read one more thing about the “oldest home in Buckhead” being for sale, I’m walking away from the paper and join...
10:50 AM, Thursday, November 05
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BLOG II: My civic-minded neighbors
As I approached my vehicle this morning, getting ready to stop in at Dunaire Elementary School for a vote before work...
02:05 PM, Tuesday, November 03
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BLOG: Election Day conundrum
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