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by Dick Yarbrough
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10:28 AM, Thursday, August 27
Unless you are one of the intrepid public servants we keep sending back to the Gold Dome to get you out of our hair, or a lizard-loafered lobbyist lurking around the capitol with free lunch coupons or members of the news media with coffee stains o...

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EDITOR: Recently former President Jimmy Carter diplomatically said, “I would say the United States’ influence and pre...
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Of all the things I wasn’t expecting as a new mother — and believe me, there was plenty — mom guilt was the one that ...
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Column: Gwinnett farm was in the path of progress
My grandfather named his property in Gwinnett County Coon Bank Farm because of the legion of raccoons that lived alon...
09:35 AM, Wednesday, July 15
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‘Occasional’ column has made it 17 years and counting
It was supposed to be one-and-done but it didn’t work out that way. Seventeen years ago this week, I got a call from ...
03:39 PM, Thursday, July 09
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Column: Failure part of understanding, growing
Q: It’s fair to say I’ve done just about everything wrong, suffered one rejection after another and have felt pretty ...
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“Conservative.” It’s a funny word, with a myriad of meanings. All of which are dependent on who you are talking to at...
03:01 PM, Thursday, July 09
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Column: Moore’s sanctuary preserved for future generations
At the end of Emma Lane off Roswell Road in north Buckhead just off the back of the cul-de-sac, a concrete and brick ...
09:22 AM, Wednesday, July 08
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Column: Ex-UGA president heads back to Malibu and all is well
Michael Adams, former president of the University of Georgia, has announced he is returning to Pepperdine University,...
12:03 AM, Thursday, July 02
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Column: Inspiration can be found in quotes
Q: I just wanted to write to tell you how much I love the quotations you routinely include in your columns. It seems ...
12:02 AM, Thursday, July 02
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Editorial: Time has come for South Carolina, Confederate f...
The Confederate battle emblem symbolizes different things to different people. To some it is a symbol of regional pri...
12:01 AM, Thursday, July 02
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Column: Vinings ‘playhouse’ served as artist's canvas
Nellie Mae Rowe’s home on Paces Ferry Road was in many ways a smaller version of Paradise Garden right in the heart o...
12:01 AM, Wednesday, July 01
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Column: Five young men define a successful life
Five young men, ages 18 to 23. Two college graduates. Two currently attending college. The youngest headed that way t...
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Column: Your history is not your destiny
Q: I have been dealing with a “prickly” person at work, a person I really do like. She has tons of great qualities bu...
10:05 AM, Thursday, June 25
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Column: Wolf Peach and Early Girl
Big Boy. Early Girl. Velvet Red. Snowberry. Red Star. These are just a few of the distinctive names culled from the t...
09:54 AM, Thursday, June 25
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Column: Cathedral chose site to change history
On the front porch of a white Greek-revival mansion framed by huge two-story columns, the Cathedral of Christ the Kin...
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